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Chewing Ice is Bad for Your Teeth

Published on June 22, 2022
Chewing ice is an incredibly common habit. Some people chew on ice after finishing a drink, while others do it to cool off in the summer heat. No matter what the reason people chew ice, just like many other hard foods, chewing ice can cause cracked or chipped teeth. It can also damage your enamel, causing increased sensitivity to hot and cold leaving you more prone to tooth decay and cavities. Chewing ice can even dam...[more]

Can You Afford Invisalign?

Published on May 25, 2022
When it comes to orthodontic treatment options, many people have a tough time deciding between Invisalign and traditional braces. Every patient is different, and the best option comes down to your lifestyle, your preferences, and your orthodontic needs. If you want a treatment option that doesn’t draw attention to the fact that you are straightening your teeth, Invisalign may be the clear choice for you. But can you ...[more]

When it Comes to Orthodontic Treatment...Timing is Everything

Published on April 14, 2022
Early treatment can make a dramatic impact in establishing the proper way your child’s teeth move against each other. The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that your child’s first check-up with an orthodontist be performed when an orthodontic problem is first recognized, but no later than age 7. By age 7 your child has enough permanent teeth for Dr. Chorak to evaluate the developing teeth and the jaw...[more]

Orthodontic Care is More Affordable Than You May Think

Published on March 17, 2022
Orthodontic treatment is an excellent investment in the overall dental and psychological well being of children and adults. At Chorak Orthodontics, we are aware that people have finite budgets. Our office is accustomed to working with families and individuals to make orthodontic care affordable and budget-friendly.

You may be pleasantly surprised to learn how truly affordable orthodontic care is today. Monthly payment...[more]