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It's Not Just About Straight Teeth

Published on December 16, 2020
Chorak Orthodontics

When you think of straight teeth, you may just think of a confident beautiful smile. But did you know that there are many other benefits to a having straight teeth that go far beyond a beautiful confident smile?

Benefits of Having Straight Teeth

1. Healthy Gums: Healthy gums are a foundation to a healthy smile. The health of your mouth and your body are all connected, and your gums are an essential foundation to y...[more]

Adjusting to Your New Braces

Published on November 24, 2020

Chorak Orthodontics

As with any change, adjusting to something new can be a little confusing and overwhelming at times, so our team has decided to help you out with a few tips on adjusting to your braces.

The first tip is to give yourself some time. Your braces may not be what you expected or wanted, but after a while when your teeth start shifting you will notice how incredible your smile alignment looks.

Another thing to reme...[more]

Let's Be Clear

Published on October 14, 2020
Contrary to popular belief, traditional metal braces are only one of multiple choices when it comes to orthodontic treatment. At Chorak Orthodontics, we want you to know there are other options out there…and clearly, we are excited about it!

Traditional metal braces are the most common type of braces and are more comfortable today than ever before. They are made of high-grade stainless steel, and straighten your teet...[more]

Chorak Orthodontics Parent Smile Program

Published on September 23, 2020

Chorak Orthodontics

Your teeth are probably the only thing on your face that won’t get wrinkles…but your teeth certainly do show signs of aging. If you want to look younger and healthier, your teeth are a great place to start!

“Just as white, straight teeth convey youth, a smile with crooked, discolored, worn, or missing teeth is associated with an aged look,” says Edmond Hewlett, DDS, professor of restorative dentistry at UCLA'...[more]