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What You Need to Know Before Your First Redding Invisalign Appointment

Are you thinking about getting your teenager braces or looking to make changes to your own smile? If so, you’re sure to have a lot of questions about the different treatment options available and what you can expect from each. With Invisalign being such a popular choice among adults and teens, since it’s the clear alternative to metal braces, this may be what you want to learn about most. Chances are, you’ll have a lot of your questions answered during your Redding Invisalign consultation with your orthodontist, but it’s good [...]

By | 2019-05-14T15:57:20-07:00 August 20th, 2015|Invisalign|Comments Off on What You Need to Know Before Your First Redding Invisalign Appointment

Invisalign Do’s and Don’ts from Your Redding Orthodontist

Invisalign is a fairly recent arrival to the orthodontic scene--making its debut in 1997 via Align Technology. It quickly became a popular alternative to braces. Since 1997, over two million people have straightened their teeth with Invisalign. If you’re one of the lucky ones, here are some tips for making your Redding Invisalign treatment successful. Do brush and floss your teeth. You’ve probably seen the little sign at your dentist or orthodontist’s office that says, “You don’t have to brush all your teeth--only the ones you want to keep.” It’s [...]

By | 2019-06-12T14:34:00-07:00 July 22nd, 2015|Invisalign|Comments Off on Invisalign Do’s and Don’ts from Your Redding Orthodontist

Braces for Redding Adults: 6 Reasons Why It’s Never Too Late to Get an Orthodontist

Adults have been seeking out orthodontists at an increasing rate. The Academy of General Dentistry says that around one million adults in America and Canada over the age of 18 are wearing braces. Even a few celebrities have done it--among them, Tom Cruise at age 40 and Faith Hill at age 45. In the past, braces were considered a cosmetic vanity, reserved only for the wealthy or for people with severe orthodontic situations, but not anymore. That million-dollar smile might be more within reach than you realize. Here are several [...]

By | 2019-05-14T15:57:35-07:00 July 6th, 2015|Orthodontist|Comments Off on Braces for Redding Adults: 6 Reasons Why It’s Never Too Late to Get an Orthodontist

Invisalign or Braces: Which is the Right Choice For Your Redding Treatment?

Hearing that you have to get braces can feel a little intimidating at first no matter how old you are. The good news is that braces have come a long way over the years, and now there are different treatment options to choose from, each with their own benefits. While most patients are relatively familiar with traditional metal braces, others are still learning about the alternative, known as Invisalign. If your Redding orthodontist decides you’re a candidate for either braces or Invisalign, you’ll need to decide which will provide the [...]

By | 2019-05-14T15:57:36-07:00 May 5th, 2015|Invisalign|Comments Off on Invisalign or Braces: Which is the Right Choice For Your Redding Treatment?