Kids being afraid of the orthodontist is normal. They may have heard scary stories or are unsure of what their life will be after their visit. Their fear of the orthodontist shouldn’t stop them from making and going to their appointments, oral health is important for overall health. Luckily, there are ways to help soothe their fears. Listen to Their Fears No one likes to be ignored. Listening to your child’s fear will let them
Your smile is important. It’s the first thing that makes an impression on other people. It gives you confidence. What if your smile isn’t as straight as you want it to be? While braces have been a tried-and-true orthodontic treatment to straighten teeth, it may not seem like the best option for your lifestyle. Luckily there is another option—Invisalign. Even if you are about to start your teeth straightening journey, have you done your research?
February 25, 2019
INFOGRAPHIC: Getting Started with Invisalign Getting started with Invisalign at Advanced Orthodontics could not be easier. Dr. Larrabee and the Team at Advanced Orthodontics make the process as smooth as possible. See below for a comprehensive infographic that goes over the process of getting started with Invisalign at Advanced Orthodontics! The first step is to call or text the office and one of our amazing scheduling coordinators will be happy to help find a day
February 6, 2019
This is a great question that many parents ask! After all, you see people of all ages wearing traditional or clear braces and it can make you wonder if age actually matters. And, in fact, it does. Getting braces as an adult is better than nothing if you need it. However, early orthodontic treatment is best for a multitude of reasons. What Is the Best Age to Start Orthodontics? The best age to receive your
December 14, 2018
The Holiday Season can be a busy, but exciting time! Between family gatherings and office parties, it seems there is always something on the agenda this time of year. No one wants to worry about their smile while making all those memories! With Invisalign, Dr. Larrabee can create your amazing smile without anybody noticing. What is Invisalign? Invisalign is a custom set of clear, removable aligners that help to align teeth and correct improper bite