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9 Signs of a Good Orthodontist (EPIC LIST 2019)

Learning that your children need braces to correct dental problems means that you’ll have to find an orthodontist. Of course, you might obtain a referral or recommendation from your regular practice. But you still want to vet the professional yourself to discover if this individual is the right fit for your family. Evaluating certain criteria can help you to determine which orthodontic specialist is the one with whom you’ll schedule an appointment.

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School with Braces (BEST TIPS!)

Going to school with braces. The back to school season can be stressful to parents if they’re not well prepared. There is a lot of back to school shopping to be done and some things can easily be overlooked. It could equally be stressful for the kids as well. There will be new teachers, new classes, and even friends in a new school year. As much going back to school may not be that exciting for your child, there are some tips that could come in handy. These tips will make the transition smooth especially if your child has brackets.

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What Are the Signs (Braces May Be Needed?)

Braces have an ancient and surprisingly intriguing history. Archeologists estimate that the use of braces dates back to as early as 1000 B.C.! Not surprisingly, many early attempts at teeth straightening were more “miss” than “hit.” Luckily, today’s braces have not only mastered the art of creating a beautiful smile, but they are so unobtrusive you may forget they are even there!  In this post, learn more about today’s modern braces and gain an overview of the signs that indicate braces might be needed.

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Why Justin Bieber & Other Celebs (Use Invisalign)

Why Justin Bieber & other celebs use InvisalignSo many celebrities these days are turning to alternative methods of improving their appearance. One of the hardest appearance factors to change can be your smile. But if it’s so hard, then why are more and more celebs getting great smiles seemingly overnight? Many celebrities, such as Justin Bieber, are turning to Invisalign instead of tradition braces to correct the alignment of their teeth.

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How to Deal with Orthodontic (Emergencies)

UPDATED 25-7-18

When it comes to orthodontic emergencies, they can be broken down into two categories: minor and major. Minor emergencies can generally be treated at home with a few supplies. Things that you may already have while major emergencies require the help of an orthodontist who is specialized in this type of treatment. Luckily, individuals who have braces are not often faced with severe circumstances that would require immediate care. Discomfort and general inconveniences are a normal part of having orthodontic treatment. Let’s examine a few common problems and potential solutions for minor and major emergencies.

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When is Too Late to Get Braces? {EPIC ANSWERS}

When is too late to get braces? It is never too late to correct orthodontic problems to get that perfect smile! The usual age for braces (dental appliances) installation is during childhood, adolescence or teenage years. This is typically after the child gets his or her first trip to the orthodontist. The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that a child should have his or her first orthodontic checkup by age 7.

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Besides [Straight] Teeth, What are the Benefits of Braces?

Everyone knows that braces can allow us to get perfectly straight teeth after the treatment has progressed. There are also some other less known benefits that you can experience after you undergo treatment with braces especially if you have had difficulties with your teeth before. Here are some of the untold benefits of braces.

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Is Breath Spray Okay to Use with Invisalign?

Everyone wants a great smile, right? But your kids might be going through puberty and they might feel awkward wearing gawky, metal braces. Now, using the clear aligners, your children will have their teeth properly aligned discreetly.

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Improve Your Future [With a Perfect Smile]

Are you self-conscious about your smile? A friendly and genuine smile is an asset and a treasure. Our happiest moments are marked by smiles, from our wedding day and our first job to all the milestones and celebrations of life. Don’t let your smile get in the way of enjoying these precious moments. It is a common misconception that braces are just for kids, but adults can require them as part of their treatment for a variety of reasons.
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Relief From [Braces] Discomfort 2017

According to Harvard Health Publications, today’s orthodontic patients come from all ages and walks of life. One out of every five people wearing braces right now is aged 19 or older. Some call this “America’s obsession with a perfect smile.” At King Orthodontics, we view it a little bit differently. After all, what is the closest major organ to the teeth and gums? The brain! The next closest? The heart.

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