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Benefits of Damon Braces for a Beautiful Smile

Damon brackets are a type of bracket known as self-ligating (or self-binding). With conventional braces, the wires are held in place by ligatures or o-rings that secure them to the brackets (the metal pieces attached to the teeth). With self-ligating braces, part of the bracket itself holds the wire in place without the need for […]

How Long Does Invisalign Take to Work?

Invisalign is a great treatment option for straightening teeth. From mild cases of crooked teeth and protruding teeth, to much more difficult dental problems involving serious malocclusion, overbite, or underbite, Invisalign effectively corrects a wide variety of dental problems. Whether your teeth are widely gapped, overly crowded or somewhere in between, Invisalign has an affordable […]

Make a New Year’s Resolution to Straighten Your Teeth

New Year’s resolutions often focus on making a change to how you look or how you feel. Whether it is losing weight, changing your diet, reducing how much stress you feel or beginning orthodontic treatment with Invisalign or braces – it’s an effort to improve your well being. Sometimes, choosing a few smaller and measurable […]

Cleaning Your Invisalign Aligners

One of the best things about Invisalign is the minimal impact it has on your everyday life. The Invisalign aligners are easily removable, so you can continue to brush and floss your teeth as you normally would. You also remove them while eating. It is recommended that the aligners be worn for 20 to 22 […]

Let Invisalign Shape Your Healthy New Smile

As we welcome in the New Year, many of us look to set self-improvement goals. Maybe you’ve been thinking about a healthy new smile, but not sure you’re ready for braces? Perhaps you’re considering braces, but not sure about the finances? Whatever your situation – if you’re dreaming of a new smile – Owl Orthodontics […]

How much does Invisalign cost and what are the payment options?

Cost of Invisalign The cost of Invisalign treatment is comparable to that of traditional braces – ranging from $3,000 to $8,000, with a national average of $5,000. However, only Dr. Wright can determine the actual cost of treatment because it will be based on your specific needs, including how extensive your dental problems are, how […]

Orthodontics and Back to School Routines

The summer is quickly winding down, and for the kids of WNY, that means the start of a new school year is beginning. While some kids will be returning to the same school as last year, others will be starting middle school or high school for the first year. We know this can be an […]

Girl Wins Treatment by Making Wise Choices

Published in the Winter 2014 edition of TP Orthodontics Inside News. Kids today are growing up in a world far removed from what many before experienced. From the constant barrage of new technologies to the excessive and ever constant social media influence, kids have access to an endless supply of information, both good and not […]

Do clear braces really work?

Have you ever rejected something new because you figure it can’t possibly work as well as the original?  We’ve all done that at one time or another.  Sometimes, we don’t trust the new technology; in other cases, we just feel a strong attachment to the original. Despite our bias against the new version, it may […]

Advantages of Damon Braces

What’s the difference between Damon Braces and other types of braces?  Let’s start out with this summary from the Damon Braces website: “The Damon System is not just about revolutionary braces and wires, it’s a whole new way of treating patients. Traditional treatment often requires removal of healthy teeth and/or the use of palatal expanders […]