Category Archives: General News

Due to COVID-19, Owl Orthodontics will be Suspending All Nonessential Care until Further Notice

Dear Friends, Family and Patients: Over the past few days the situation surrounding COVID-19 has been evolving at an extraordinary rate. We have been tirelessly monitoring the information being put forth by our national, state and local government agencies, as well as the American and New York State Dental Associations. We have done our absolute […]


The health and safety of our patients is always out top concern at Owl Orthodontics and we are closely watching updates from trusted healthcare organizations and governmental recommendations about the new coronavirus(COVID-19). We will remain open and continue to see our patients,as usual. As always, we will be following CDC and OSHA guidleines for infection […]

January 2020 Items Needed for Tiger’s Den Food Pantry

Happy New Year! As part of our continuing effort to support the Tiger’s Den Food Pantry, we are collecting the following food items for January 2020. Items needed for January: Canned soups (anything except chicken noodle) Canned chili Hot chocolate, coffee and tea Healthy snacks Dropoff Locations & Times: Owl Orthodontics Williamsville – 13 Hopkins […]

Owl Orthodontics Partners with the Tiger’s Den Food Pantry

Owl Orthodontics is proud to be teaming up with the Tiger’s Den Food Pantry of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church.  The Tiger’s Den serves over 60 families each month in Western New York. To keep their shelves stocked with food, the Tiger’s Den relies upon FeedMore WNY (formerly the Food Bank of WNY), local churches, schools, […]

What is a Crossbite?

A crossbite is a type of malocclusion, or a misalignment of teeth, where upper teeth fit inside of lower teeth. This misalignment can affect a single tooth or groups of teeth, involving the front teeth, back teeth, or both: Posterior crossbite: If the back teeth are affected, upper teeth sit inside of bottom teeth. Anterior […]

4 Ways Your Smile Changes As You Age

It’s no secret, as you age, so does your smile. Teeth wear down as we chew our way through a lifetime of meals. Did you also know, teeth can move and shift well into adulthood? Below is a list of 4 common changes orthodontists see in patients as they age: 1. Bottom teeth crowding As […]

Party for Summit – Summit 54

Dance the night away at Party for Summit – Summit 54 on Friday, November 8 at Salvatore’s Italian Gardens! This event includes fabulous food, an open bar, awards, a live auction hosted by Kevin Sylvester, a silent auction through our new mobile bidding platform, dancing, late-night bites, and more! Party for Summit benefits The Summit […]

Halloween Treats & National Orthodontic Health Month

For kids, October means Halloween is just around the corner. For the dental health world, October is National Orthodontic Health Month. A whole month devoted to celebrating healthy smiles, learning more about the benefits of orthodontic treatment, and the importance of good oral health. If you’re one of the millions of people currently undergoing orthodontic […]

Owl is Hiring Orthodontic Assistants

Looking for a great job, that pays well and helps others? Want a consistent schedule that doesn’t include weekends? Are you a self-starter with an upbeat attitude? Have you considered being an Orthodontic assistant? Owl Orthodontics is looking for both part-time and full time Orthodontic Assistants to join our dedicated and caring team. The successful […]

Will Orthodontic Treatment Cause White Marks on Teeth?

The most important thing to know about white marks on teeth is that they are preventable. All you have to do to be white mark-free is to keep teeth clean and stay away from  certain foods and beverages. It’s that simple. It’s really four easy steps: Brush as often as recommended by our orthodontist, including […]