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Smile Bright this Summer

Published on July 17, 2019

Summers at Mercer Island and Renton are always a great time this season. It is also the perfect opportunity to start orthodontic treatment. Summer can also be a difficult time to keep your children (or your own) oral hygiene routine in check. The lack of a routine, vacations and just the simple fact of it being summer can make taking care of our smile a bit harder.
According to a nationwide survey by Delta Dental, nearly 30% of parents sa...[more]

Do You Use Mouthwash?

Published on June 19, 2019

Mouthwash is an essential part of a good oral hygiene routine, that often goes unnoticed. But did you know there are multiple types of mouthwash? Each also has a different function and works in different ways to help your teeth.
Fluoride Mouthwash:
You’ve heard how fluoride helps your teeth. Well fluoride in mouthwashes, does just that and helps protect your teeth from cavities and tooth decay. Be careful when using this type of mouthwa...[more]

2 Unique Benefits of Invisalign

Published on May 15, 2019

At Chorak Orthodontics, we are committed to delivering the most beautiful smile and we are confident that you will receive orthodontic care that will truly make a difference in your life.
Invisalign treatment is a technique that straightens your teeth without braces, using a series of clear, removable aligners that are custom-modeled to fit your teeth. The virtually invisible aligners gradually reposition your teeth into a smile of which ...[more]

National Facial Protection Month

Published on April 17, 2019

Did you know that sports accidents account for 10 - 39% of all dental injuries in children, according to the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. April is National Facial Protection Month, a month dedicated to educating our friends and communities the importance of protecting our smiles. Most of these injuries are caused by direct hits with a hard object, such as a puck or ball, and player-to-player contact in various sports.
There a...[more]