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5 Fun Halloween Costumes to Try with Braces

October 20, 2021

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Fake pumpkin and spider wishing you a Happy Halloween

Looking for last-minute costume ideas? You might be a little stumped if you have braces. After all, how many iconic characters have braces? Turns out, quite a few! As a result, you don’t have to miss out on all the Halloween fun just because you’re in the process of straightening your teeth. To learn some iconic Halloween costumes with braces, as well as a few deep cuts, read on.

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4 Effective Ways to Relieve Invisalign Soreness

September 20, 2021

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Woman in white shirt smiling while putting Invisalign aligner in

Thanks to advancements in the field of orthodontics, you no longer need metal brackets and dark-colored wires to achieve your smile goals! In fact, Invisalign’s clear aligners are not only incredibly discreet and effective, but the trays are custom-made for each patient, making them significantly more comfortable. With that being said, it is normal for patients to experience some discomfort in the days following the transition to each new set of trays. Fortunately, there are a few effective ways to minimize Invisalign soreness. Keep reading to learn what they are!

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What You Need to Know About Orthodontic Treatment After 50

August 19, 2021

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Woman over 50 smiling with braces

Since teenagers are the predominant age group of patients with braces, many people think that they are “too old” for orthodontic treatment. In reality, nothing could be further from the truth! Whether you are struggling with minor misalignment, moderate crowding, or severe bite issues, braces can guide your teeth into a healthier, more aesthetically pleasing position, regardless of your age! Keep reading to learn all about orthodontic treatment for people over 50.

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What to Do If You Lose an Invisalign Aligner

July 8, 2021

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Closeup of Invisalign aligner on a colorful background

There are a lot of reasons why Invisalign is becoming one of the most popular way to address orthodontic issues for both teens and adults alike. These revolutionary aligners are clear and removable, making them perfect for a busy and active lifestyle. However, these unique benefits can also make them easy to accidentally misplace. If you lose an Invisalign aligner, don’t panic! Follow these four important steps to make sure you keep your orthodontic treatment on track.

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5 Ways Orthodontic Treatment Can Save You Money

April 7, 2021

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Smiling woman with orthodontic treatment holding piggy bank

Many people get orthodontic treatment because they want a straighter, prettier smile. After all, countless studies show that those with straighter teeth are more likely to go on second dates, get hired, and appear successful. However, others are unsure if improving the look of their smile is worth the investment. If this sounds familiar, then you should know that when it comes to orthodontic issues, treatment is about much more than improving appearances! Services like braces and Invisalign can save you a tremendous amount of time, money, and hassle in the long run. Let’s look at five important ways orthodontic treatment can save you money.

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What Happens If I Put Off My Child’s Orthodontic Treatment?

March 11, 2021

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Smiling young girl with pediatric braces in Marlborough making a heart with her hands

It can be difficult to know when it’s the right time for certain milestones in your child’s life, especially when it comes to orthodontic treatments. Most parents are surprised to learn that the American Academy of Orthodontics recommends that children get their first orthodontic checkup by the age of seven. While this may seem early, starting an orthodontic treatment like pediatric braces now can help prevent the need for longer or more complex treatments later in your little one’s life. It may also be the best way to protect that precious smile from serious issues and permanent damage! Read on to learn more about pediatric orthodontics and why you shouldn’t put off treatment if your child needs it.

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5 Types of Professionals Who Would Benefit from Invisalign

January 4, 2021

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Confident businesswoman with Invisalign in Marlborough

Are you embarrassed by your crooked teeth, but can’t stand the idea of having a mouthful of metal wires and brackets? If so, you’re certainly not alone. Many adults put off getting the orthodontic treatment they need to avoid “metal mouth,” especially if a change in appearance could influence their career. Thankfully, Invisalign offers an easy, convenient way to invisibly straighten your smile! While practically anyone can benefit from this modern orthodontic treatment, it’s especially helpful for these five types of busy professionals.

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5 Unique Freedoms You Can Enjoy with Invisalign

December 22, 2020

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Smiling woman holding Invisalign in marlborough

Thanks to modern advancements in orthodontics, there are plenty of orthodontic treatments that can help you get the smile of your dreams. However, when it comes to conveniently and beautifully straightening your smile, Invisalign stands above the rest. Invisalign uses a series of clear, removable aligner trays that have been custom-made for your unique path towards correcting crooked teeth and bite issues. Here are five exciting freedoms you can expect to enjoy with Invisalign that you simply can’t get with other orthodontic treatments!

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4 Tips for Wearing Invisalign During the Holidays

November 7, 2020

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Closeup of Invisalign in Marlborough with Christmas lights in background

Are you ready for the upcoming fall and winter holidays? For many of us, it’s a busy time of year full of good friends, delicious meals, and remembering what we’re thankful for. However, don’t forget about your smile if you’re wearing Invisalign! If you’re not careful, your treatment could get off track and end up costing more time and money. Thankfully, wearing Invisalign won’t keep you from enjoying your favorite seasonal foods and activities. Here are four practical tips for keeping your Invisalign treatment on track while you enjoy the holiday season!

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