Tag Archives: Damon

Avoiding braces? Five factors that may change your mind

Many people steer clear of braces for one reason or another.  Some people assume the cost will be too high; others hesitate to spend money on themselves for something they believe is purely cosmetic.  If you have resisted braces, it may be time for you to dig into this issue a little deeper.  What you […]

Getting married? Remember your smile!

If you are getting married, Congratulations!  Your mind is likely full of plans and details as you prepare to begin your new life together.  Although you may be thinking more about your ceremony and reception, this is an excellent time to think about another topic: your teeth. The obvious reason is that you want your […]

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 […]

Three reasons why your orthodontic treatment is taking longer than expected

Getting your braces on is exciting, but getting them off is an accomplishment.  It’s your own independence day!  Before you begin your orthodontic treatment, Dr Wright (or your orthodontist) will estimate the time it will take to correct your particular dental issue.  This time will vary depending on a number of unique factors and conditions.  […]

Planning for the cost of braces

What is the greatest benefit of braces?  Straighter teeth?  An improved smile?  Although these are among the benefits of braces, the greatest benefit is a healthier mouth.  When teeth are straight, they work better.  This is not surprising, really.  Imagine a mouth with one or more of the following issues: crooked teeth, crowding, overbite, crossbite, […]