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Invisalign on the Go: What You Need to Take With You

Invisalign on the Go: What You Need to Take With You

Posted in articles, Braces Basics, Living With Braces

There are some essential items that you'll need to take along with you with you during your Invisalign orthodontic treatment. Here's a short list of what to take when you're on the go.

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It's Important to Visit the Dentist During Orthodontic Treatment

It's Important to Visit the Dentist During Orthodontic Treatment

Posted in Living With Braces

Throughout your orthodontic treatment, you'll visit your orthodontist regularly for checkups and adjustments. But it's important to remember to keep visiting your dentist, too!

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How do I brush my teeth with braces?

How do I brush my teeth with braces?

Posted in Braces Basics

When you have braces, cleaning your teeth properly becomes even more important than before you had braces. Fortunately, brushing your teeth with braces is easy…it just requires a little patience!

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Types of Braces: Lingual

Types of Braces: Lingual

Posted in articles, Orthodontic Treatment Options

Over recent years braces technology has made a lot of progress, now there are a variety of types to choose from. Lingual braces sit on the backs of the teeth which makes them good option for people with concerns about the appearance of traditional braces.

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Orthodontic Elastics - What You Should Know

Orthodontic Elastics - What You Should Know

Posted in articles, Braces Basics

Here's what you need to know about your orthodontic elastics in order to get the most out of your braces treatment.

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Portable Snack Options for Orthodontic Patients

Portable Snack Options for Orthodontic Patients

Posted in articles, Living With Braces

While undergoing orthodontic treatment, there will be certain foods that you just can’t eat. Dietary limitations can make packing a lunch for school or work tricky, so here are some ideas for convenient and filling snack options.

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Is Acceledent safe?

Is Acceledent safe?

Posted in Orthodontic Treatment Options

AcceleDent is an orthodontic device that can accelerate your orthodontic treatment process by as much as 50%. So, is AcceleDent really safe?

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 The Health Benefits of Straight Teeth

The Health Benefits of Straight Teeth

Posted in articles

The large majority of people choose to undergo orthodontic treatment for aesthetic reasons. However, there's also health benefits to having straight teeth, too! Here, our Coquitlam orthodontists explain what they are.

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Types of Braces: Traditional Metal

Types of Braces: Traditional Metal

Posted in Braces Basics, Orthodontic Treatment Options

Although there are many different types of braces available, traditional metal braces are still the what most people think of when they picture braces. Today, our Surrey orthodontists talk a little about these classic orthodontic appliances.

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Feeling Confident with Braces: Tips & Tricks

Feeling Confident with Braces: Tips & Tricks

Posted in Living With Braces

If you have crooked or uneven teeth, they may make you feel embarrassed or insecure. But for many people, the solution – braces – can cause confidence issues, too. Here are a few tips for feeling confident when wearing braces.

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