Spillers Spotlight: Dr. Don Spillers, Orthodontist

Spillers Spotlight Questions: Name: Dr. Don Spillers Hometown: Warner Robins, Ga. Position at Spillers Ortho: Orthodontist Length of time at Spillers Ortho: 24 years What did you want to be when you grew up? Orthodontist or fighter pilot What was your first job? I washed cars at a Toyota car lot. If you could have… Read more »

April is National Facial Protection Month

Are you a student athlete? If so, did you know that many sports injuries can be prevented by wearing appropriate protective gear? April is National Facial Protection Month and Spillers Orthodontics reminds athletes, their parents and coaches to play it safe by wearing mouth guards and appropriate protective gear when participating in activities that could… Read more »

Spillers Spotlight: Brenda, Practice Administrator

Name: Brenda Hometown: Bonaire, Ga. Position at Spillers Ortho: Practice administrator Length of time at Spillers Ortho: 21 years What did you want to be when you grew up? A journalist What was your first job? It was at a clothing store called The Gold Mine. If you could have any other job for just… Read more »

Invisalign is Convenient!

Do you love popcorn, Twizzlers, and all the delicious chewy, crunchy, sticky and hard foods that are forbidden for patients who wear braces? You can still get the orthodontic treatment you need, without having to forego your favorite treats, with Invisalign®. One of the most attractive things about Invisalign treatment is its convenience. Like Sarah,… Read more »

Spillers Spotlight: Jessica, Clinical Coordinator

Name: Jessica Hometown: Perry, Ga. Position at Spillers Ortho: Clinical Coordinator Length of time at Spillers Ortho: 8 years What did you want to be when you grew up? Marine biologist What was your first job? My first job was in the jewelry department at Kmart. If you could have any other job for just… Read more »

Spillers Spotlight: Susan O., Professional Relations

Name: Susan Hometown: I grew up in Cumming, Ga. on Lake Lanier. Position at Spillers Ortho: Professional Relations Length of time at Spillers Ortho: Almost 18 years! What did you want to be when you grew up? An archeologist What was your first job? The summer after Freshman year, I worked at a bank in my… Read more »

The Cost of Invisalign® versus Traditional Braces

Are you looking at options for straightening your teeth? Invisalign® clear aligners are a revolutionary treatment that can straighten your teeth and correct your bite covertly, without metal brackets and wires. Many people who never considered braces before are now choosing Invisalign, but cost is often a concern. So, how much does Invisalign cost compared… Read more »

Invisalign® Magic

Millions of people worldwide have the beautiful smile they’ve always wanted as a result of Invisalign®. With amazing results and a flawless look, it’s no wonder more people are investing in orthodontics with Invisalign. Today, thousands of adults feel nervous and self-conscious in their professional work environments because of their teeth or smile. Invisalign is… Read more »

Orthodontics Improves the Alignment of Your Teeth

In past decades, braces were thought of as an embarrassing experience, reserved for teenagers struggling with an awkward smile. In recent times, more adults recognize the benefits of braces or Invisalign to help adjust their teeth for better oral health and a flawless, beautiful smile. Sometimes the natural processes of aging can alter the alignment… Read more »

5 Ways to Protect Your Braces and Aligners During Halloween

For most children, October means one thing: Halloween candy. For orthodontists, it’s a month for embracing beautiful, healthy smiles in honor of National Orthodontic Health Month. After all, we all know that Halloween treats tend to play tricks on patients. That’s why Spillers Orthodontics offers patients and the entire community five timely tips to protect… Read more »