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4 Things You Didn't Know about Teeth

Published on January 15, 2020

We use our teeth every single day, from biting, eating to speaking. We often take our teeth for granted. We often don't realize how strong and vital they are to our health, appearance and overall impact teeth have on our bodies. Here are 4 surprising facts you may not know about your teeth.


  1. Cavities: Did you know a cavity is one of the few things the body cannot heal. It just gets larger with time, unless a dentist removes the decay and p...[more]

Chorak Orthodontics: Avoid these Holiday Treats

Published on December 23, 2019
As an orthodontist in Fairwood and Mercer Island, we are pleased to have the opportunity to provide families with the highest quality orthodontic care using the latest technology. Open communication with parents and patients is a vital element to effective orthodontic care, which is why it is important to educate our patients on avoiding certain holiday foods that can damage braces and cause wires to come loose.

The holidays are here and ...[more]

Join our Thanksgiving Food Drive

Published on November 04, 2019
As an orthodontist in Fairwood and Mercer Island, we are pleased to have the opportunity to provide families with the highest quality orthodontic care using the latest technology. We are thankful to be part of these wonderful communities.
We are calling all of our Mercer Island and Renton communities to join our Thanksgiving Food Drive. 🦃 Bring healthy non-perishable foods to our Mercer Island or Renton location.
The food will be distri...[more]

3 Halloween Braces Friendly Treats

Published on October 28, 2019
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Halloween is one of every kid's favorite holiday! If you have visited any of the fun pumpkin patches near Renton and Fairwood, you’ll see all the family activities and be reminded of the fun Halloween is with all the costumes, trick-or-treating and endless treats, all making this time of year a fun time.
Halloween can also be a tricky time if you have braces and while there are certain foods you should stay away, there are some types of...[more]
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