Tag Archives: crooked teeth

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 […]

Study Links Dental Problems in Children to Bullying

Unattractive teeth in 11- to 12-year-olds may be linked to bullying, according to a study published in the December 2013 issue of the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. The study, which was conducted among sixth-grade students in Amman, Jordan, reveals a significant percentage of children experiencing bullying as a result of dental and/or […]

Considering braces for your child in 2013?

At Owl Orthodontics, we understand that there are many issues to consider as you evaluate braces for your child. In addition to providing orthodontic care for our patients, we are parents.  Like you, we strive to do the best we can for our children.  Although each situation is unique, there are some common questions on […]

Five signs you need to visit the orthodontist

The main goal of braces and other orthodontic treatment is to make the teeth and jaws as healthy as possible so they can function optimally for the patient’s lifetime. How can you tell if your teeth and jaws are healthy and functioning properly?  Here are five signs that you need to visit the orthodontist. 1. […]

5 common issues for teeth alignment

Some people seem to have charmed smiles; they have straight, perfectly white teeth with nary a cavity.  The reality, though, is that proper care is always essential to keep teeth healthy and beautiful.  This is true even for those who seem to have been born with perfect teeth. When people look in the mirror and […]