The Anatomy Of The Human Teeth

Top image used under CC0 Public Domain license. Image cropped and modified from original. DO YOU KNOW what the parts of the human tooth are? We’d like to give you a quick tooth anatomy lesson because the more patients know about their teeth, the better they will...

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Quit That Ice-Chewing Habit!

Top image used under CC0 Public Domain license. Image cropped and modified from original. WHAT’S SO BAD about chewing ice? It can actually do a lot of permanent damage to teeth, and yet many people have a habit of chewing ice that can be difficult to quit. Let’s look...

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Am I Too Old for Orthodontic Treatment?

In short, no, you are never too old for orthodontic treatment. Your orthodontist considers many variables when developing your customized treatment plan, but age is rarely a deciding factor. Orthodontic treatment can be as successful for adults as it is for...

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Can Smiling Make You Healthier?

Top image used under CC0 Public Domain license. Image cropped and modified from original. WE OFTEN HEAR that it takes fewer muscles to smile than to frown. We’re not sure where that came from, but it isn’t actually true. At least ten muscles are involved in...

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Can orthodontic treatment help sleep apnea?

In short, yes. Although orthodontists cannot diagnose and treat obstructive sleep apnea on their own, they may be the first medical professionals to recognize symptoms in adults and children. Your orthodontist is well positioned to perform an obstructive sleep apnea...

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Ongoing Personal Coronavirus Precautions

Top image used under CC0 Public Domain license. Image cropped and modified from original. ACROSS THE COUNTRY, some states and cities are starting to reopen, but that doesn’t mean we should immediately stop all precautionary measures and go straight back to life as...

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Weird Mouth Trivia!

Top image used under CC0 Public Domain license. Image cropped and modified from original. LOOKING FOR SOME trivia to impress people once we can safely have parties again? We humbly present a few of our favorite weird mouth facts for your consideration. We Need...

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Eating Disorders Versus Oral Health

Top image used under CC0 Public Domain license. Image cropped and modified from original. WHEN WE THINK of the damage that eating disorders can do, we probably first think of the psychological toll and life-threatening malnutrition. However, eating disorders like...

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Have You Considered Invisalign®?

IF YOU WANTED TO STRAIGHTEN your teeth back in the day, you really only had one option–traditional metal braces. The science of orthodontics has evolved significantly in recent years, allowing our patients to have a variety of different options when it comes to...

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