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Preparing Your Teen for Orthodontic Treatment

Published on April 23, 2024
Orthodontic treatment can be a significant milestone in a teenager's life. While it's a step towards a healthier and more confident smile, it can also bring about apprehension and uncertainty. As a parent, your role in preparing your teen for orthodontic treatment is crucial.

1. Start with Education - Before diving into the treatment process, educate your teen about why orthodontic treatment is ne...[more]

Online Orthodontic Treatment

Published on March 14, 2024

Fairwood and Mercer Island Orthodontics

You may have recently noticed that online direct-to-consumer companies have been making orthodontic treatment sound quick, easy, and affordable. While it may sound like a good idea to save money and purchase your clear aligners directly online. The reality is…you aren’t getting the treatment for less. You are simply purchasing a product and opting out of the many important aspects that make orth...[more]

Unlocking Confidence with Adult Orthodontics

Published on February 07, 2024
Orthodontic treatment isn't just for teenagers anymore. In recent years, more and more adults are seeking orthodontic care to improve their smiles and overall oral health. Adult orthodontics offers numerous benefits beyond just cosmetic enhancements.

One of the primary benefits of adult orthodontics is the improvement in oral health. Misaligned teeth can make it difficult to clean properly, leadin...[more]

Preparing for Orthodontic Treatment

Published on January 11, 2024
Embarking on the journey to a straighter and healthier smile through orthodontic treatment is an exciting endeavor. Whether you're about to get braces or aligners, proper preparation can make the process smoother and more comfortable.

Before diving into orthodontic treatment, take the time to understand the process and what to expect. Research different types of braces or aligners, familiarize ...[more]