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Invisalign Attachments: What You Need to Know
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Invisalign Attachments: What You Need to Know

Source     Beverly Hills, CA – Invisalign braces are being hyped as the almost invisible and completely comfortable way to straighten teeth. But is it true? Most patients with more serious bite issues would probably claim otherwise, especially if their treatment involves the use of attachments. Dr. Atoosa Nikaeen says, “Most Invisalign patients will...

Ceramic Braces vs. Metal Braces: What Are The Advantages?
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Ceramic Braces vs. Metal Braces: What Are The Advantages?

Source Los Angeles, CA — Most people consider teeth straightening at some point in their lives, and getting a healthy and beautiful smile recently became much easier with the development of new orthodontic technologies. Ceramic braces, for example, have become one of the most popular teeth straightening options presented by today’s orthodontics. According to top...

Damaged Braces? What You Need to Know
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Damaged Braces? What You Need to Know

Source Beverly Hills, CA – Even the most careful orthodontic patients are at risk of damage to their appliances, either from something they eat or an accident. Some situations may require emergency treatment, while others can be taken care of via a telephone consultation with your orthodontist. If you get into an accident where your...

3 Reasons Not to Take Orthodontic Care Into Your Own Hands
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3 Reasons Not to Take Orthodontic Care Into Your Own Hands

Beverly Hills, CA – Do-it-yourself (DIY) orthodontics is increasing in popularity. Yes, you read that right. People are trying to straighten their teeth themselves without the help of a trained and licensed orthodontist. Even though it should be obvious, these are the reasons why you should never engage in DIY orthodontic care. #1: Shortcuts Seldom...

5 Ways to Simplify Your Invisalign Treatment
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5 Ways to Simplify Your Invisalign Treatment

Beverly Hills, CA – Invisalign has been around for a few years, but it wasn’t until recently that it’s become much more popular for teens and adults. Some patients are apprehensive to wear Invisalign because they’re afraid the treatment will be complicated or require a significant amount of responsibility. To ease your mind, here are...

4 Easy Ways to Shorten Orthodontic Treatment Time
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4 Easy Ways to Shorten Orthodontic Treatment Time

Los Angeles, CA – Many people are discouraged when they learn they will have to wear braces for 12 to 18 months in order to get the full effect of treatment. Even Invisalign takes at least a year to work. So many want to know: is there a way to shorten the duration of orthodontic...