How to Find the Best Orthodontist Near Wichita

How to Find the Best Orthodontist Near Wichita

An orthodontist near Wichita does not have to be hard to find! If you live in the area, there is a good chance you either have or are in need of an orthodontist. Teeth can be a very sensitive issue for some people, especially when their teeth are crooked and need a...
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...
Braces-Friendly Christmas Treats

Braces-Friendly Christmas Treats

It’s December! That means it is time for all of our winter holiday celebrations here in Wichita. We know that a lot of traditional Christmas treats are not safe for our patients with braces, so we wanted to help! While there are many snacks you’ll want to skip this...
Braces-Friendly Halloween!

Braces-Friendly Halloween!

Trick or treat! It is officially Halloween season, and the staff here at Smiles Orthodontics wants to make sure your holiday is spooky, fun, and braces-friendly. We promise your braces won’t stop you from enjoying Halloween, just as long as you take some necessary...