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Dealing with a personal injury lawsuit can be incredibly stressful. If you suffered an injury as a result of a car accident, slip and fall, or other accident, you’ll want to make sure you have legal representation you can trust.…

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Phoenix Orthodontists Answer: Can...

Gapping between the teeth is an orthodontic concern that many people seek treatment for. Closing your gap may even be the only reason you need braces. Known formally as diastema, gaps in teeth can cause self-consciousness and also dental issues.…

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James’ Spectacular Smile Tr...

This bright and smiling version of James is different than James one year ago… One year ago, James wouldn’t have dared to smile big enough to show his teeth. He would always smile with his mouth closed and purposefully hide…

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Braces in Arrowhead, AZ: More Tha...

Studies have shown that 1 in 4 orthodontic patients are above the age of 18. The number of adults seeking to straighten their teeth through either braces or Invisalign has increased by 16 percent in recent years. While some assume…

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Learn about DO-IT-YOURSELF Braces...

In today’s digitally-driven society, in which the Internet acts as an unchecked source of all types of information and misinformation, new trends may spread with lightning speed, particularly among gullible young people who are impressionable to the many things they…

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GIVE IT TO ME STRAIGHT! Invisalig...

ou may remember the original Nintendo game system, the first of its kind. Most nostalgically, remember the constant problems and maintenance these units required. Whether it was blowing dust from the cartridge, replacing controllers, or wiggling the cables, it took…

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Shift Happens

Every day in our practice we meet new patients who tell us, “I had braces when I was in junior high, but I didn’t wear my retainer and now my teeth are crooked again.” Do you know anyone like this? Unfortunately, this…

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Is It Time to Rethink Braces for ...

Straightening teeth has come a long way. Braces still work but more and more teens are now straightening their teeth with Invisalign. Find out the 5 big reasons why more parents are choosing Invisalign for their teens. 1 – No…

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Why Do So Many Arizona Cardinals ...

The Best Athletes on Earth NFL players are some of the best athletes on earth. They have reached the pinnacle of their sport and earn their living based on their ability to perform. Needless to say, professional athletes don’t settle…

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Why Doesn’t Invisalign Work?

Every week we meet with new patients who have been told by their dentist, “You’re not a candidate for Invisalign.”  Some may have heard from a friend that “Invisalign doesn’t work.”  These patients end up in our office disappointed from…

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The 5 Warning Signs that Your Chi...

Malocclusion—meaning teeth that are crooked or crowded, is often an inherited condition. It’s in the genes, just like any number of other problems can be.  But heredity is certainly not the only cause. Orthodontic problems can come from something as…

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10 Things You Must Know Before Ch...

If you are researching orthodontists and different types of braces for yourself, your children, or a loved one, you are in the right place. Just like every mouth is different, orthodontic practices are different. In your search for finding the…

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Why Do Kids Need Braces?

Malocclusion—meaning teeth that are crooked or crowded is often an inherited condition. It’s in the genes, just like any number of other problems can be, and your kids didn’t get to pick their parents out of a catalog that included…

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Are Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Braces S...

Today, the Internet allows information and ideas to spread at lightning speed and to reach millions, if not billions, of people. This connection is incredible in allowing people to stay informed, share their voice, and learn new things! Unfortunately, it…

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Essential Habits When You Have Br...

No matter what treatment option you choose, caring for your teeth as well as your braces is an important part of any treatment plan. Though good oral hygiene habits are essential anyway, they become even more so once you have…

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Invisible Braces

For some people, invisible braces make the most sense, so I’d like to go over two different invisible options: lingual braces and Invisalign®. Though not all orthodontists offer lingual braces, I still believe it’s important for you to learn about…

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Ceramic Braces

If you read about traditional braces and want to explore other options, you’re in the right place. Ceramic braces are often a great option for those who want more comfort and would like their braces to seem less obvious. The…

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Traditional Metal Braces

You can probably imagine that braces have come a long way since their introduction to the public in the early 1900s. Fortunately, technological advances and product development in the 1970s helped to bring orthodontic treatment to its present success. The…

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Different Types of Braces

If you’re researching orthodontic treatment for yourself, your child, or a loved one, you’re in the right place. Though I can’t tell you everything about your unique needs in a blog, I can introduce you to some of the different…

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