When Were Braces Invented? A History of Braces Throughout the Ages

Braces are a rite of passage many go through as teenagers and adults. And it turns out humans have been using braces for much longer than you would think. For thousands of years, braces have been used in different forms to help people straighten their teeth and improve their smiles. The history of braces is…

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Ceramic Braces vs Metal Braces

As you consider orthodontic work for yourself or your child, you have a few options available to achieve straighter teeth. Many factors will go into your choice, including your budget, the appearance you prefer, durability and more.  One of the most popular orthodontic appliances for straighter teeth is braces. As you research braces, you’ll find…

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Celebrating National Bullying Prevention Month

In a few short days, the Alizadeh & Schreiner team will begin celebrating National Bullying Prevention Month for the whole month of October! Spreading kindness and promoting friendship is a cause that is near and dear to our hearts, and we hope you will join us in working towards a brighter, more loving future. Here…

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Back to School With Braces

Your child is ready to start the year strong with their new clothes, backpack, folders, and one other thing – braces! Here are some tips to help them, and you, get through the year while they’re in orthodontic treatment. GET THEM THE SUPPLIES THEY’LL NEED There’s more to having braces than just the braces. Your…

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