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How To Leave A Lasting Impression With A Straighter Smile

When you meet someone for the first time, something happens whether you realize it or not: you form an impression about each other within seconds. You can’t convey your personality and resume in that amount of time, so this initial impression is based in large part on something we call psychological cues. These are the … Continued

Why Your Child Should See An Orthodontist By Age 7

It’s no secret that regular dental visits are one of the easiest ways to ensure your child has a healthy smile. Every parent and caregiver knows how important check-ups and cleanings are for oral health, but did you know that orthodontic evaluations are also an essential part of caring for your child’s teeth? That’s why we … Continued

Your First Orthodontic Visit

Welcome to Oread Orthodontics! We’re so pleased that you’ve chosen our practice to help you achieve a healthier smile, and look forward to working with you towards improved oral health. The first step in every orthodontic journey is an initial consultation, which is one of the most important visits you’ll have with us. It’s our … Continued

Metal Vs. Clear Vs. Invisalign

Getting your teeth straightened is a major decision, but the rewards can last a lifetime. You may have less tooth decay and wear and tear, and feel much better about your smile when your teeth are straight. Getting rid of the overbite, underbite, or uneven gaps and spaces can make a big difference in your … Continued

Invisalign for Adults

We believe you’re never too old to straighten your teeth. Many of our patients are adults who are currently undergoing treatment. Did you know that roughly 30 percent of all orthodontic patients these days are adults? Whether you had braces as a teen but your teeth have shifted, or you have never undergone orthodontics but … Continued

Braces Care on the Go!

When you’re at home, it’s easy to care for your braces and teeth: You have the luxury of time and the proper tools at your disposal. However, if you’re like most of our patients, you spend the majority of your day away from home at school or at work. Then you may find that proper … Continued