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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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The Difference Between Braces for Kids & Braces for Adults

  Let’s bust a widely-accepted belief right here, right now. Braces are only for kids or teenagers? INCORRECT! Braces are for kids, teenagers, adolescents, young adults and adults! Braces are for anyone who wishes to smile brighter with a healthy, straight alignment of teeth. Here’s how: Braces for Adults and Kids! Orthodontic treatments are no longer restricted… Read more »

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Effects of Diet Soda on Your Teeth

  Have you ever noticed that gritty feeling on your teeth after you take a sip of soda, whether it be diet, sugar-free or regular? This feeling stems from the highly acidic ingredients present in all forms of soda. It’s not a secret that soda has negative effects on not only your physical health, but… Read more »

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5 Ways To Get Your Kids To Floss

  Convincing your child to commit to any task that doesn’t include an immediate reward is undoubtedly a task in itself! Flossing is a habit that you and your child should begin as soon as his or her teeth begin to erupt. As a parent, it’s your responsibility to teach your child how to floss… Read more »

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Is Invisalign Right for You?

  The “one-size-fits-all” rule works fairly well with scarves and slippers, but does it work with orthodontic treatment? Not necessarily! Any orthodontic treatment you choose will be custom-crafted to fit the unique arch of your teeth, especially your Invisalign® clear aligners. Imagine wearing a one-size-fits-all clear aligner, fitted to the small mouths of early teens… Read more »