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Gaps in Teeth (CAN BRACES FIX IT?) | 5 Super Facts For Mom

Gaps in your teeth are noticeable. They may be natural or from an injury. Either way, gaps in teeth are fixable. They are not unhealthy but do pose a risk to oral health. Nasties from food detritus will cause cavities and bad breath braces. In this post, we’ll show you in a quick fashion why having braces with gaps in teeth is a valid option. Let’s get stuck in.

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Board-Certified Orthodontist (5 QUICK FACTUALS FOR YOU)

Board-certified indeed. Orthodontists are experts at tooth alignment. They know their stuff and have taken many exams after many years of further education. Jaw alignment and tooth position are all in the remit of these knowledgeable providers. You may think that would be enough, but for these oral warriors, there is more to be done. It is called board certification and its means they are the absolute best of the already best. In this post, we’ll show in a quick fashion what board-certified means and why you benefit as a patient. Let’s get to it.

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Gaps and Widely Spaced Teeth | HOW TO FIX (2021)

It is common for gaps between the teeth to develop at every stage in life. For young children, this could mean that a child’s jaw has outgrown their baby teeth. Older teens and adults with gaps and widely spaced teeth will need to be more concerned. In this post, we’ll talk about gaps and widely spaced teeth. Let’s get going.

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Veneers or Braces (3 ANSWERS AS TO WHAT IS BEST)

Your smile is the first thing another person will see when meeting. First impressions count for everything these days. Your teeth are a part of your smile. It is important that they impress. If you have a crooked smile or malocclusions, then there are two choices to correct the issue. Veneers will cover the crookedness, but they won’t correct the issue. Braces will correct the issue, but treatment will take time, even years. In this post, we’ll take you through the choice of braces or veneers. Let’s get choosing.

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Braces Treatment During a Pandemic (3 EASY THINGS TO KNOW)

When self-isolation is in effect you may wonder about ongoing medical treatments. And how they will be affected. Lockdowns mean you cannot visit your treatment provider as usual. If you are undergoing orthodontics during self-isolation, then carry on as you were. Your provider will still be in operation but with strict rules about who can visit the office and why. In this post, we’ll take you through braces treatment during a pandemic. Let’s get going.

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Sleep Apnea and Orthodontics (3 QUICK READ FACTUALS)

In the USA today, there are at least 18 million adults who suffer from disruptive sleep apnea. Not to mention children have this sleep disorder too. In most cases, it disturbs sleep and in rare cases it is serious. Doctors across the medical spectrum aim to try and cure or at least lessen the impact of this disorder. Orthodontics is no exception. In this post, we’ll point out the facts on sleep apnea and what you can try and do to defeat it. Let’s get going.

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Fix an Underbite Without Surgery (5 EASY READ FACTS)

An underbite is a type of misalignment that involves the jaw. Is it possible to fix severe underbite without going through surgery? This is with the use of orthodontic devices applied by an expert orthodontist. In this post, we’ll show you how to fix an underbite without surgery. Let’s get going.

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Why Aren’t My Child’s Permanent Teeth Coming In?

Most children will begin to lose their baby teeth around their fifth or sixth birthday. Unfortunately, things don’t always go as planned and the fact that your child’s baby teeth not coming out can eventually lead to many problems. For this reason, it is important to consider talking to an expert orthodontist to ensure that your child’s smile is properly set and that any stubborn baby teeth are removed to prevent them from affecting any underlying permanent teeth.

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I Have Braces [What Foods are Forbidden?]

What foods can I eat? Are you preparing to have braces for the next few months or years? You’re probably wondering how they’re going to affect your day-to-day life, especially when it comes to eating. One main question a lot of people have for their orthodontist is, “What kinds of foods will I be able to eat?” More importantly, though, are the types of foods you should steer clear of. Keep these tips in mind to keep your mouth healthy and happy!

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Mail Order Orthodontics in 2020 | AVOID THE PERILS | FAST FACTS

What are mail order orthodontics and why Do they fall short? It’s understandable that people want to get their teeth straightened to look good on pictures and to show off to their friends. It’s not a new concept, because thousands of people from all walks of life want the same thing. A set of straight, healthy teeth is a great thing to wish for. In this post, we’ll show the perils of mail-order braces. Let’s get started.

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