Tag: teeth

Ava Still Enjoys Her Favorite Foods With Invisalign Teen

Having a straight smile is very important to teenagers. Most teens spend years wearing braces to achieve the perfect smile. Invisalign Teen is a clear alternative to braces that more teens are embracing today because of its many benefits. Our 12-year-old patient, Ava, is wearing Invisalign Teen and has agreed to share her treatment journey… Read more »



Healthy Teeth Can Be Moved at Any Age

Millions of people in the United States and Canada are currently being treated by members of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO). One in four patients is an adult. Orthodontic treatment moves teeth in the same way for a 75-year old as it does for a 13-year old. Spillers Orthodontics reminds those considering orthodontic treatment… Read more »


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Invisalign is Convenient!

Do you love popcorn, Twizzlers, and all the delicious chewy, crunchy, sticky and hard foods that are forbidden for patients who wear braces? You can still get the orthodontic treatment you need, without having to forego your favorite treats, with Invisalign®. One of the most attractive things about Invisalign treatment is its convenience. Like Sarah,… 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 »


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 »



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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 »


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 »