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 »

Open Enrollment for Healthcare Benefits

Fall is Open Enrollment for many employers. This is when you can make changes and your final decisions about your insurance benefits for the upcoming year. Many patients aren’t aware that they may have a dental insurance plan with a built-in benefit for orthodontic treatment, including braces, Invisalign®, and other services, so now is a… Read more »

Why Try Invisalign®?

When looking to straighten your smile, you’ll be faced with a few different options. From traditional metal to ceramic braces and Invisalign®, knowing which treatment to choose can be difficult. While all of these treatment types are effective, one may be better suited to your specific situation. Today, we’re going to look at instances in… Read more »

Treating TMJ

TMJ treatment is something a lot more people need to be aware of, simply because there are many people suffering from TMJ disorders. The TMJ, or the temporomandibular joint, connects your jaw to your skull. This is the joint that allows your jaw to move, so you can talk, chew, and yawn. There is a… Read more »