182017Dec
The ups and downs of orthodontia

The ups and downs of orthodontia

The benefits of orthodontic treatment are well-established. So if you experience some discomfort when you first have your braces put on, just remind yourself that it’s only temporary and that it’s all worth it in the end. What’s more, there are a number of little tricks you can use to minimize your discomfort! Here are…

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162017Oct
Why are braces so expensive?

Why are braces so expensive?

As an adult, one can expect to assume any number of expenses totaling in the thousands of dollars: a car, household appliances and renovations, just to name a few. Some of us have to add orthodontic treatments for ourselves or our children to the list. In this particular case, the sums of money required may…

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132017Oct
How much does an orthodontic treatment cost?

How much does an orthodontic treatment cost?

Before undergoing an orthodontic treatment, it’s perfectly normal to have a few questions. You’ll want to get the details of the treatment, know the risks that are or could be involved, and find out what to do before, during and after the appointment to ensure that the treatment will be a success. All of these…

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122017Oct
Going on vacation with an appliance or braces? No problem!

Going on vacation with an appliance or braces? No problem!

Orthodontic treatments are constantly evolving, not only to become more efficient, but also to minimize the discomfort and inconvenience suffered by the patient. These days, you can do just about anything you want with an orthodontic appliance or orthodontic brackets, as long as you observe a few basic rules. With proper supervision, the treatment should…

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