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 »



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The Four Types of Malocclusion You May Be Suffering From

An improper bite, also known as malocclusion, is inconvenient and bothersome, especially because it prohibits your ability to properly smile, talk, eat, and even whistle. If you suffer from malocclusion, it’s time to correct your bite with orthodontic treatment from Spillers Orthodontics in Warner Robins or Macon, GA! To help you identify malocclusion in your… Read more »


Removable Retainers vs. Permanent Retainers

Congratulations! The time has come when you have finished your braces or Invisalign treatment, and you finally have the smile you have always wanted! So what happens next? Retainers! Retainers play a vital role in your orthodontic treatment. They hold the teeth in the position where we placed them during treatment. Teeth have a natural… Read more »


Orthodontics: What Time is the Right Time?

Do you have a child who’s struggling to grow into his or her smile? Do you yourself have less-than-straight teeth or a jaw that doesn’t seem to align properly? Do these issues ever cause you or your child discomfort or embarrassment? If so, you should ask  about orthodontic treatment. Permanent dental issues usually develop when… Read more »


The Proper Way of Caring for Your Retainers

If you keep your orthodontic retainers in tip-top shape, your smile will remain in tip-top shape. However, some people aren’t quite sure how to properly care for and clean their retainers. If you could be considered as one of these people, our team is here to save the day! For proper retainer care in ,… Read more »


Do I Need A Repair Appointment?

If you have damage to your braces, the  team is happy to talk with you about what to do! So, when you notice that something is broken, we recommend doing the following things: Assess the situation If you have a loose bracket, the first thing to determine is if the bracket is still attached to the… Read more »


TMJ Disorder Treatment Strategy

Pain or other problems in the temporomandibular joints that hinge your jaw is often referred to as TMJ disorder. The sophisticated ball and socket joints work together with ligaments and muscles in your jaw, enabling you to open your mouth, chew, and speak. Initial symptoms of TMJ disorder includes a persistent dull ache in front… Read more »