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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Busting 3 Myths About Ortho

At Alizadeh & Schreiner Orthodontics, we are all about straightening things out – including the myths we hear when teens talk about braces! Here are some of the top misconceptions you should know before starting orthodontic treatment: MYTH #1: I DON’T NEED TO FLOSS/GO TO THE DENTIST WHILE I HAVE BRACES Bacteria doesn’t take a…

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3 Signs Your Child Might Be Ready for Braces

Our elementary and middle schoolers grow so quickly, which makes it that much harder to know when they’re truly ready for braces! Around age 7 and above, their teeth, mouth, and jaw seem to change by the day – making it the perfect time for them to meet their orthodontist. Not sure if your child…

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