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My Child Had Phase 1 Treatment- Will She Need Braces Again?

ST. PAUL, PRIOR LAKE AND MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA – We see numerous patients from St. Paul, Minneapolis and other neighboring areas here at our Lakeville and Prior Lake practice each year who are ideal candidates for Phase I orthodontic treatment. A …
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Single on Valentine’s Day? A New Smile Might Help Attract that Special Someone

PRIOR LAKE, LAKEVILLE AND BURNSVILLE, MINNESOTA-The holiday perhaps most closely associated with love is right around the corner. That’s right- Valentine’s Day is your time to smile at and pucker up with your significant other. But for those of you …
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We’re Helping Kids Get Gold Medal Smiles in February

LAKEVILLE, MINNEAPOLIS AND ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA – February is right around the corner, and that means we’re gearing up to be part of the National Children’s Dental Health Month festivities. This observation held every year in February is the brainchild …
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Factors That Determine How Much Braces Cost

LAKEVILLE AND PRIOR LAKE, MINNESOTA- How much do braces cost? This is one of the most frequently asked questions when parents have their children evaluated by an orthodontist, and when adults seek treatment for themselves. Prices vary among orthodontics practices …
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The Potential Cons of Orthodontic Treatment

LAKEVILLE, PRIOR LAKE AND MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA-In Minneapolis and elsewhere throughout Minnesota, children’s orthodontists are quick to tout the benefits of orthodontic treatment. We don’t want to rain on anyone’s parade, but it is important to keep in mind there are …
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5 Tips for Caring For Braces and Teeth

LAKEVILLE, SHAKOPEE AND ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA– Braces are the vehicle that takes your teeth to their final destination of a straight and beautiful smile. That vehicle needs to be properly maintained and cared for if it’s going to get to …
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We Make Space Available with Expanders

PRIOR LAKE AND LAKEVILLE, MINNESOTA-Have you been told you need orthodontic treatment to resolve your overlapped and crowded teeth? Your teeth may be feeling the need for a little space. If so, rapid palatal expanders can come to the rescue. …
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5 Teeth Straightening Options for Kids

PRIOR LAKE, LAKEVILLE AND ST PAUL, MINNESOTA- There’s more than one way for an orthodontist to get your child’s teeth into proper alignment, and you might be surprised to know that some options don’t even require orthodontic treatment with braces. …
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Why Hasn’t My Dentist Recommended an Orthodontic Evaluation for my 7-Year-old?

SAVAGE, MINNESOTA – Modern science continually changes how we get things done, and this is even true when it comes to orthodontic treatment. The American Association of Orthodontists began recommending years ago that all children be evaluated by an orthodontist …
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Can Invisalign Teen Really Work for my Child?

LAKEVILLE AND PRIOR LAKE, MINNESOTA – Our society focuses so much attention on looks that even orthodontic treatment options designed to give you a better smile must look good in the process. The makers of Invisalign products put great effort …
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