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3 WAYS TO KNOW IF INVISALIGN® IS RIGHT FOR YOUR TEEN
At my orthodontic practice, offering clear aligners is an important treatment option for patients, especially teenagers. When indicated by a trained orthodontist, Invisalign, the leading clear aligner brand, can provide teens with the beautiful straight teeth they’ve always wanted — ...Read More
For Young Kids Orthodontics Isn’t Just About A Pretty Smile
Every parent wants their child to be able to smile with confidence but for many that’s not the only reason to investigate orthodontics at an early age. While the average age for orthodontic treatment is around 12 years old, we at Smiles Orthodontics have a mission to focus on children 7 ...Read More
I Want Invisible Braces But My Mom and Dad Think I Need Traditional Braces
My teeth have been crooked since I was a little girl. I really want Invisalign Teen, but my mom and dad think traditional wire braces are better. What can I do? – Concerned Teen Read the articles about Invisalign that are posted on our website and visit Invisalign.com to find out more ...Read More
Am I a Good Candidate for Invisalign Clear Braces?
Invisalign is a modern alternative to traditional orthodontic braces. With old-fashioned braces, brackets are glued to your teeth, then metal wires and rubber bands are weaved through to move your teeth to the preferable positions. Invisalign is very different. Clear plastic trays, called ...Read More
Traditional Braces Versus Invisible Braces – What’s the Difference?
If you are seeking solutions to crooked teeth or other orthodontic issues, it is nice to know that there is more than one treatment option available. You have probably seen advertisements for invisible braces like Invisalign and are wondering why it is any different than old-fashioned braces. ...Read More
Can I Drink a Milkshake While Wearing Invisible Braces?
If you’re considering Invisalign, you may be wondering what types of activities are safe while wearing the aligners. The answer to your biggest question — “Can I drink a milkshake, soda, or juice while wearing my aligners?” — is “No.” Why not? Drinking ...Read More
Before and After Invisalign for Adults
A working mother discusses her experiences with Invisalign for Adults. Invisalign isn’t just for Teens! Invisalign for Adults is designed for professional adults with hectic schedules who want a straighter smile without the hassle of traditional braces. Contact Dr. Gorantla and ...Read More
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