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Author: Larry Gray

The Role of Orthodontics in Improving Facial Aesthetics: Enhancing Your Smile and Confidence

Posted on July 25, 2023

The team at Best Smiles Orthodontics is here to help you obtain the smile of your dreams. According to orthodontic industry experts, 47% of teens reported an increase in their self-esteem once the Invisalign treatment began, compared to 22% of teenagers who opted for metal braces. Whichever type of orthodontic treatment you choose, it can… Read more »

Maintaining Oral Hygiene with Braces: Tips and Best Practices

Posted on July 24, 2023

Braces are an effective tool for orthodontic treatment. Maintaining good oral hygiene when wearing them can be a challenge, especially for kids. According to orthodontic experts, 75% of the 4 million people in the US wearing braces aren’t older than 18. Here are a few tips to help you and your family keep up with… Read more »

The Benefits of Early Orthodontic Intervention for Children

Posted on June 7, 2023

Any concerned parent needs to understand that they don’t have to wait until their children reach their teenage years to start their orthodontic treatment. It’s essential to begin as early as possible, mainly if you see something wrong with your kid’s teeth growth, jaw alignment, or other dental issues. Let’s learn the benefits of taking… Read more »

Choosing the Right Orthodontic Treatment: Braces vs. Invisalign

Posted on June 6, 2023

Braces and Invisalign are orthodontic treatments that can help to give you a straighter smile. Both orthodontic devices can shift your teeth, helping with spacing issues, overbites, underbites, crossed teeth or other dental imperfections. If you’re looking to straighten your teeth, or straighten your child’s teeth, you may wonder which treatment is better for you…. Read more »

How to Find Low Cost Braces for Yourself

Posted on May 3, 2023

Are you worried about the state of your teeth? Perhaps your children’s? According to the Georgia School of Orthodontics, you should bring your child in as early as 7 to have them looked at. Braces can be expensive, but for those who have orthodontic issues, necessary. But how can you get low-cost braces? Here are… Read more »

How to Ensure Invisalign Fixes Your Orthodontic Issues

Posted on May 2, 2023

Are you someone with crooked teeth or a misaligned bite? If so, it may be time to see an orthodontist. According to the American Association of Orthodontists, an estimated 3.9 million children are orthodontic patients in the US, with more and more adults seeking similar care every year. If you’re ready for a convenient way… Read more »

How to Find the Best Orthodontist For You

Posted on April 7, 2023

Whether you’re considering orthodontic care for yourself or want to find an orthodontist for your child, seeking the best person for the job is essential. According to The American Association of Orthodontists, it’s recommended that children visit an orthodontist by age seven or when orthodontic problems first appear. Give these tips a try if you’re… Read more »

The Best Path Toward Straight Teeth

Posted on April 6, 2023

Are you unhappy with your crooked or misaligned teeth? Consider braces. Braces are a popular orthodontic treatment that can help straighten teeth and give you the perfect smile you have always wanted. Most people with braces are children, but not all are. According to Humana, of the 4 million people in the U.S. wearing braces,… Read more »

What Is the Best Age to Start Orthodontic Treatment?

Posted on March 8, 2023

Have you heard the popular saying, “age is just a number”? This holds true regarding orthodontic treatment. The question of when to start orthodontic treatment is a common one that patients and parents often ask. The truth is that orthodontic treatment is suitable for any age, and the decision should be based on the individual’s… Read more »

5 Signs You Need Orthodontic Treatment

Posted on March 7, 2023

Orthodontic treatment can be a great way to improve your smile and your self-confidence. In fact, according to the American Association of Orthodontists, between 50% to 75% of people could benefit from orthodontic care. However, it can sometimes be challenging to determine whether you would be a good candidate for orthodontic care. Here are a… Read more »