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Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.
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Master Illusionist Benefits from the Magic of Orthodontics
...” Orthodontics — the dental subspecialty focused on treating malocclusions (literally “bad bites”) — can indeed make life-changing improvements...

FAQ: Interceptive Orthodontics for Children
Have you heard about interceptive orthodontics...

Anchorage Devices Provide More Accuracy, Less Treatment Time for Braces
... Orthodontics wouldn’t work at all if we didn’t already have a natural tooth movement mechanism in our mouths...

Why Should I Turn to a Family Dentist?
...Not only do we provide comprehensive dentistry, from cosmetic options to orthodontics, but also we really get to know your family...

Why Big Bang Theory Actress Mayim Bialik Couldn't Have Braces
...You’ll get an individualized evaluation, a solution that fits your lifestyle — and a great-looking smile! For more information about hard-to-see (or truly invisible) orthodontics, please contact our office or schedule a consultation...

How to Reduce Tooth White Spots While Wearing Braces
...WSLs are common during orthodontics because wires and brackets create hard to reach places for brushing and flossing, which can accumulate bacterial plaque...

Anchors Make all the Difference in Successful Orthodontic Treatment
Orthodontics shares a principle with the classic tug of war game: if you want things to move in the right direction you need a good anchor...

Oral Hygiene isn't Easy with Braces - but it's Still Doable
...If you would like more information on dental care during orthodontics, please contact us or schedule an appointment for a consultation...

Orthodontists Anticipate Future Facial Growth When Treating Poor Bites
Moving teeth to better positions through orthodontics not only improves dental function and health, it can vastly improve your appearance...

3 Things You can do to Slow Tooth Wear
...And don't let age stop you: except in cases of bone deterioration or other severe dental problems, older adults whose gums are healthy can undergo orthodontics and achieve healthy results...

5 Ways to a Beautiful Wedding Day Smile
...Orthodontics...

How Shawn Mendes and Miley Cyrus Got Their Stellar Smiles
...You can read more in the Dear Doctor magazine articles “The Magic of Orthodontics” and “Lingual Braces: A Truly Invisible Way to Straighten Teeth...

General Dentistry
...General dentists are highly educated and trained in multiple facets of dentistry, providing a variety of different services for you and your family including: Crowns and bridges Dentures Dental implants Gum disease (Periodontal) treatment Orthodontics Root canal therapy Teeth cleanings Bonding Dental fillings General dentists who do not perform a certain treatment will provide you with a specialist referral...

Glossary
... Orthodontics - A field of dentistry that deals with tooth and jaw alignment...