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What to do for Orthodontic Emergencies
No matter how careful you are with your braces, sometimes accidents happen. Broken brackets, loose bands, and protruding wires can be painful, uncomfortable, and interfere with your treatment. If you are experiencing an orthodontic emergency, then it’s important to call your orthodontist for an ...Read More
Advantages of Invisalign Braces
Invisalign® is a popular choice for many teens and adults who want to improve their smiles without anyone noticing their treatment. Many of these patients are reluctant to get traditional braces because they are so visible, involve wires, uncomfortable and require more maintenance. Many adults ...Read More
4 Advantages of Straight Teeth – Infographic
Our Wichita Orthodontist wants all of his patients to smile big. Having straight teeth is more than just a beautiful smile. Your speech can be clearer, you’ll chew better which will help your oral health as well as your overall health and your confidence skyrockets! Dr. G and the staff at ...Read More
How Long Will I Wear My Retainer?
You’ve just had your braces removed to reveal a beautiful new smile! Now your orthodontist has given you something called a “retainer” to wear. We previously discussed how a retainer keeps your teeth from shifting back to their original place. Another common question that patients have is “how ...Read More
Why Do I Need a Retainer?
You’ve just reached the end of a long journey. Your braces have done their job, and now you have a beautiful and radiant new smile! It may seem like your work is done, but not so fast! Even though your braces were taken off, you still need help keeping your smile beautiful. We don’t want […]Read More
Your Journey to Straight Teeth
Begin an exciting journey at Smiles Orthodontics! In our 5-Step Process we create new smiles that make our patients happy and healthy. Dr. Gorantla our Wichita dentist and the friendly Smiles staff are dedicated to not only improving your smile, but also your quality of life. Learn more about ...Read More
Holiday Tips for Invisalign
As opposed to traditional braces, Invisalign gives adult and teenage patients more freedom in their everyday lives. The holiday season is the busiest time of year when our social calendars become filled with parties, social gatherings, and various festive events. This is why Invisalign ...Read More
Tips for Braces & Holiday Foods
Christmas and Thanksgiving can be a difficult time of year for patients with braces. It can be extremely tempting for patients to eat holiday foods that are bad for their braces. Sticky foods get stuck in brackets and wires, making your braces difficult to clean. They can even pull wires off ...Read More
Be Confident with Invisalign
Achieving a healthy and happy smile is easier than ever before thanks to the innovations of Invisalign! More teens and adults are confidently choosing Invisalign for convenience, invisibility, and comfort. They lead busy lives and want a treatment that is compatible with their day-to-day ...Read More
What Happens After My Braces Come Off?
After years of treatment, having your braces removed is a rewarding experience for both orthodontist and patient. It was a journey that transformed your smile, while also improving your overall dental health. You and Dr. Gorantla have met on a regular basis to adjust your braces and have ...Read More