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History of Braces

Hippocrates was the first to describe orthodontic problems around 400 B.C., but the roots of modern orthodontics extend all the way back to ancient Egypt. Archaeologists have found mummies with metal bands attached to their smiles, and believe these...

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What are TADs?

TADs, or temporary anchorage devices, are implants placed before braces and removed afterwards. The purpose of these devices can vary, but the goal is generally to ease more complex tooth movements. Here is more about temporary anchorage devices...

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Short-Term Orthodontic Options

When orthodontic work is required but major bite corrections are not, patients may want to consider short-term orthodontics. These types of braces offer permanent improvements to the positions of teeth that are only slightly misaligned rather...

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How Do Self-Ligating Braces Work?

Self-ligating braces, such as Damon braces, have different brackets from those of conventional braces. As a result, they offer impressive benefits related to treatment speed, comfort, and other factors. Below is a look at how this popular...

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What Is Propel Orthodontics?

Propel orthodontics make it easier for braces to straighten teeth, resulting in faster results for patients. The way Propel works is through alveocentesis, which essentially involves stimulation of growth in the tissues that hold teeth stationary....

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What is Osteoperforation?

Osteoperforation is the practice of making small perforations in the bone that supports the teeth in order to speed orthodontic changes. In the past, similar effects were only achieved with surgery, which required a healing period. Propel, the...

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Best Time for Orthodontic Treatments

For patients with crooked teeth, orthodontics offer improved oral health, appearance, and comfort. These benefits are the same at any age, but having treatment performed during a specific stage can be beneficial depending on the patient. Here...

READ MORE »

Benefits of TADs

Temporary anchorage devices, or TADs, are basically orthodontic implants used to anchor braces. These devices are implanted in the gums at the start of treatment and removed afterwards. Not all patients need temporary anchorage devices, but those...

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How Do Incognito Braces Work?

Incognito is a special type of lingual braces made by 3M. While the placement and principles are similar to those of regular lingual braces, the structure of the braces is unique. Here is how the treatment works. Bite Impressions and...

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Effectiveness of Invisalign

There is no question that Invisalign is one of the most popular orthodontic treatments available today. However, treatments should be assessed in terms of effectiveness in every case, and Invisalign is no exception. Here is an overview of how...

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Blogs

History of Braces

Hippocrates was the first to describe orthodontic problems around 400 B.C., but the roots of modern orthodontics extend all the way back to ancient Egypt. Archaeologists have found mummies with metal bands attached to their smiles, and believe these...

READ MORE »

What are TADs?

TADs, or temporary anchorage devices, are implants placed before braces and removed afterwards. The purpose of these devices can vary, but the goal is generally to ease more complex tooth movements. Here is more about temporary anchorage devices...

READ MORE »

Short-Term Orthodontic Options

When orthodontic work is required but major bite corrections are not, patients may want to consider short-term orthodontics. These types of braces offer permanent improvements to the positions of teeth that are only slightly misaligned rather...

READ MORE »

How Do Self-Ligating Braces Work?

Self-ligating braces, such as Damon braces, have different brackets from those of conventional braces. As a result, they offer impressive benefits related to treatment speed, comfort, and other factors. Below is a look at how this popular...

READ MORE »

What Is Propel Orthodontics?

Propel orthodontics make it easier for braces to straighten teeth, resulting in faster results for patients. The way Propel works is through alveocentesis, which essentially involves stimulation of growth in the tissues that hold teeth stationary....

READ MORE »

What is Osteoperforation?

Osteoperforation is the practice of making small perforations in the bone that supports the teeth in order to speed orthodontic changes. In the past, similar effects were only achieved with surgery, which required a healing period. Propel, the...

READ MORE »

Best Time for Orthodontic Treatments

For patients with crooked teeth, orthodontics offer improved oral health, appearance, and comfort. These benefits are the same at any age, but having treatment performed during a specific stage can be beneficial depending on the patient. Here...

READ MORE »

Benefits of TADs

Temporary anchorage devices, or TADs, are basically orthodontic implants used to anchor braces. These devices are implanted in the gums at the start of treatment and removed afterwards. Not all patients need temporary anchorage devices, but those...

READ MORE »

How Do Incognito Braces Work?

Incognito is a special type of lingual braces made by 3M. While the placement and principles are similar to those of regular lingual braces, the structure of the braces is unique. Here is how the treatment works. Bite Impressions and...

READ MORE »

Effectiveness of Invisalign

There is no question that Invisalign is one of the most popular orthodontic treatments available today. However, treatments should be assessed in terms of effectiveness in every case, and Invisalign is no exception. Here is an overview of how...

READ MORE »

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