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Guide to Finding Orthodontic Insurance

Many patients ask if there’s such a thing as orthodontic insurance coverage for adults. The short answer is yes! We put together the following information with everything you need to know about shopping for insurance plans that cover orthodontic treatment. In the United States, the average cost of orthodontic treatment for adults is usually between… Read more »

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Can Black Triangles be Fixed with Braces?

  Have you ever noticed a triangular gap between your tooth and gum line? That gap is commonly called a ‘black Triangle’, also known as “Open Gingival Embrasures.” According to research, “One-third of adults have unaesthetic black triangles worldwide.” Black triangles are not considered unhealthy or problematic; however, they do have an undesirable appearance and… Read more »

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We Stand Against Bullying with the AAO

  October is National Orthodontic Health Month. Orthodontists all over the world are taking a stand against bullying. Throughout the years, teeth have been a popular target for bullies. The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) has been a great advocate against bullying, and recently, they started an anti-bullying initiative, called #bullyingbites. Spillers Orthodontics is proud… Read more »

Announcement of Recipients 2020

Spillers Orthodontics Announces 2020 Scholarship Recipients

We are pleased to award two local high school seniors with the Spillers Orthodontics Scholarship. This is the seventh year of the scholarship program, which enables us to give back to our orthodontic families and to reward those students with a drive and desire to make a positive difference in our community and the world.… Read more »

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Printing Masks for Health Care Providers

  Spillers Orthodontics has been featured in the news!   We are printing 3-D masks for health care providers having a difficult time finding N95 masks. “The idea was to help supplement the problems we had with the N95 masks and try to get healthcare workers that are seeing emergency patients working in that environment… Read more »

Dr. Spillers in Houston Home Journal newspaper for printing 3-D masks

Spillers in the Houston Home Journal

  We are proud to be featured in the Houston Home Journal for printing 3-D masks for local health care providers! Our team is truly grateful to be able to help the amazing, deserving health care providers in our communities. Thank you to everyone supporting our efforts and sending us postive feedback! See the full… Read more »