Tag: dentist

Do You Need to See Your Dentist During Orthodontic Treatment?

The answer is a resounding “YES!” Patients may assume they don’t need to see their general dentist during orthodontic treatment, since they see Dr. Spillers and Dr. Gordon for orthodontic check-ups regularly. While everyone should visit their dentist for a routine cleaning every six months, it is especially important for patients who are having orthodontic… Read more »


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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 »


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 »


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 »