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Is It Ever Too Late for Braces: Braces for Adults

Is It Ever Too Late for Braces: Braces for Adults

Posted in Adults, Braces, British Columbia, General, Orthodontics, Tips & Advice, Treatment Process

In this article, our BC orthodontists share why it is never too late to get braces, even as an adult.

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What Do Rubber Bands Do for Braces?

What Do Rubber Bands Do for Braces?

Posted in Braces, British Columbia, General, Orthodontics, Tips & Advice, Treatment Process

In this blog post, our BC orthodontists discuss rubber bands for braces and why they are so important in fixing your smile.

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Can Kids Use Invisalign? Why You Might Choose Invisible Braces for Your Children

Can Kids Use Invisalign? Why You Might Choose Invisible Braces for Your Children

Posted in Braces, British Columbia, Children, Clear Aligners, General, Orthodontics, Teens, Tips & Advice, Treatment Process

In this blog post, our BC orthodontists share how and when Invisalign clear aligners can be an ideal orthodontic treatment option for children. 

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Preparing for Braces Tightening: Understanding the Brace Adjustment Process

Preparing for Braces Tightening: Understanding the Brace Adjustment Process

Posted in Adults, Braces, British Columbia, General, Orthodontics, Phase 2 Treatment, Teens, Tips & Advice, Treatment Process

If you have braces, you likely know you'll need to see your orthodontist for periodic adjustments throughout your treatment. Our BC orthodontists discuss what happens during a braces adjustment appointment. 

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Ceramic Braces Vs. Invisalign: Which Is the Better Orthodontic Choice?

Ceramic Braces Vs. Invisalign: Which Is the Better Orthodontic Choice?

Posted in Adults, Braces, British Columbia, Children, Clear Aligners, General, Insurance, Orthodontics, Payment, Phase 2 Treatment, Teens, Tips & Advice, Treatment Process

Determining whether to opt for ceramic braces or Invisalign clear aligners for your orthodontic treatment can be challenging. Today, our BC orthodontists list some facts about each treatment option. 

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The Importance of Regular Orthodontic Checkups During Traditional Metal Braces Treatment

The Importance of Regular Orthodontic Checkups During Traditional Metal Braces Treatment

Posted in Adults, Braces, British Columbia, Children, General, Orthodontics, Phase 2 Treatment, Teens, Tips & Advice, Treatment Process

After your metal braces are applied to your teeth, why should you continue take time to come in for regular orthodontic checkups, and what happens during an appointment? Our BC orthodontists explain in this post.

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The Importance of Wearing a Sports Mouth Guard: Why Every Athlete Needs One

The Importance of Wearing a Sports Mouth Guard: Why Every Athlete Needs One

Posted in Adults, British Columbia, Children, General, Invisalign, Orthodontics, Phase 1 Treatment, Phase 2 Treatment, Teens, Tips & Advice, Treatment Process

While playing contact sports can be a great way to exercise, dental injuries suffered during collisions or contact can cause significant damage to your oral and overall health. In this post, our BC orthodontists explain why it's important to wear a mouth guard for sports and how they can protect your mouth.

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Airway Orthodontics: The Link Between Orthodontic Treatment and Improved Breathing

Airway Orthodontics: The Link Between Orthodontic Treatment and Improved Breathing

Posted in Adults, Airway, British Columbia, Children, Clear Aligners, General, Invisalign, Orthodontics, Phase 1 Treatment, Phase 2 Treatment, Teens, Tips & Advice, Treatment Process

If you snore or your child breathes through their mouth when they sleep, you may be dealing with airway issues that can affect the health of both children and adults. Today, our BC orthodontists discuss how airway-centric orthodontics can help improve your breathing and health, and reduce the risk of complications. 

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The Importance of Proper Oral Hygiene During Invisalign Treatment for Teens

The Importance of Proper Oral Hygiene During Invisalign Treatment for Teens

Posted in British Columbia, Clear Aligners, General, Invisalign, Orthodontics, Phase 2 Treatment, Teens, Tips & Advice, Treatment Process

Being able to brush without navigating around brackets and wires (and having the freedom to eat their favourite foods) are things most teens enjoy about Invisalign treatment. But, oral hygiene is still critical to successful treatment. Here, our BC orthodontists provide oral hygiene instructions for teens with clear aligners.

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5 Common Misconceptions About Braces for Children

5 Common Misconceptions About Braces for Children

Posted in Braces, British Columbia, Children, Clear Aligners, General, Orthodontics, Phase 2 Treatment, Teens, Tips & Advice, Treatment Process

While braces have been around for decades, myths still abound about these orthodontic appliances that just aren't true. Today, our BC orthodontists list common myths - and truths - about this treatment option. 

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