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Commonly Asked Orthodontic Questions From Parents

Commonly Asked Orthodontic Questions From Parents

We’re happy to hear that you’re considering orthodontic treatment for your child! Perhaps you may have some concerns about the positioning of their teeth or have noticed a functional problem. No matter what caused you to consider treatment, the benefits of a healthy...
How To Have A Spooktacular Halloween With Braces!

How To Have A Spooktacular Halloween With Braces!

When black cats prowl and pumpkins gleam, you know it’s almost time for Halloween! We love the spooky season here at Smiles Orthodontics, and we want to help make sure those with braces enjoy a fun and safe Halloween! Halloween Activities For Braces Just because your...
Metal Braces vs. Ceramic (Clear) Braces

Metal Braces vs. Ceramic (Clear) Braces

There are lots of options available when it comes to braces – how will you know what’s right for you? Let’s talk about two different types of braces. What Are Metal Braces? The first and more traditional option is metal braces. With metal braces, brackets are placed...
Easter Treats Safe for Braces

Easter Treats Safe for Braces

Just because you have braces, doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy Easter treats! As Easter quickly approaches in April, many of our patients—and their parents—have asked about what kinds of treats and candy they can have during their braces treatment.  The good news is,...
Skip DIY Braces

Skip DIY Braces

There are much better options for braces in Wichita KS Videos of DIY braces are rampant on YouTube and across the internet, but medical care, including orthodontics, is not something you can DIY. In fact, DIY braces are dangerous and can cause irreparable damage to...

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...