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 »

Cleaning and Maintaining Your Braces is Critical to the Alignment Process

Cleaning and maintaining your braces on a daily basis is absolutely critical to the process of realigning your teeth. If any part of your braces is damaged or you develop issues with tooth decay, it could increase the number of adjustment sessions you need to adjust properly. This will ultimately result in increasing the duration… Read more »

This Just In: Spillers Orthodontics Achieves Top 1% Nationwide Ranking

You know that Spillers Orthodontics has always had a reputation for excellence. We have provided our community with state-of-the-art orthodontic care for years, including Invisalign®. We are pleased to have been able to serve you and your family. But now everyone knows what you always have: that Spillers Orthodontics is one of the top Invisalign… Read more »

Temporomandibular Joint Pain

Pain in the muscles and tissues that connect your lower jaw to your skull can be a symptom of a number of disorders called temporomandibular joint disorders, more commonly known as TMJ or TMD pain. There is a temporomandibular joint on each side of your head, just in front of and below the ears. If… Read more »

Different Types of Braces

When it’s time to get braces, you’ll face a bevy of different options. How can you make the right choice so that your orthodontic experience is as enjoyable as possible? That’s where our team here at Spillers Orthodontics can help. Whether you’re an adult looking for a solution to straighten your teeth, or a teen… Read more »

The Benefits of Invisalign

Are you looking for straighter, more beautiful teeth? Fortunately, there are multiple straightening options available at Spillers Orthodontics, including traditional metal and ceramic braces. We also provide Invisalign clear aligners. In fact, our office has been designated an Elite 1% Provider by the makers of Invisalign, a distinction only given to the top 1% of… Read more »

All You Need to Know About Oral Hygiene While You Have Braces

If you want a successful orthodontic experience, but you’re not sure how to take good care of your teeth while aligning your smile, our team is more than happy to help! It’s important to maintain great oral hygiene while correcting your smile, so to help you properly clean your teeth each day, our team recommends… Read more »