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The Differences Between Invisalign and Clear Braces

Posted on January 10, 2023

According to the American Association of Orthodontists, it’s estimated that 50-75% of people would benefit from receiving some form of orthodontic treatment. With that staggering percentage, it’s no wonder that Invisalign has been sweeping the nation. But what are the differences between Invisalign and clear braces? Removability With braces comes the inability to remove them…. Read more »


3 Tips for Your First Week of Braces

Posted on December 2, 2022

Braces are a great way to restore confidence in your smile and get your teeth back to their perfect position. Many people worry about the pain of braces and other inconveniences associated with them, but everything is extremely manageable if you maintain proper care techniques. Whether you are an adult about to get braces for… Read more »


How Early Should Your Child See an Orthodontist?

Posted on December 1, 2022

If you have children, you most likely have been practicing proper dental hygiene with them from a young age. While setting up these habits starts at home, you still need to stay on top of routine dental visits, as well as seeing an orthodontist. According to the American Association of Orthodontists, your child should be… Read more »


Benefits to Seeking Attention for Misaligned Teeth

Posted on November 18, 2022

The quality of the smile is valued very highly in our society. However, there are reasons besides aesthetics to get braces. A lot of alignment issues, especially ones identified in adulthood, can pose risks to the health of your teeth and jaw. These factors are considered far less than appearances are, leading people to pursue… Read more »


How to Care for Invisible Braces

Posted on November 17, 2022

If you want straighter teeth, removable clear aligners make an excellent alternative to traditional braces. While ordinary braces typically need to be worn for an average of two years, patients can finish invisible aligner treatment in a year or even less. However, just because invisible braces are convenient doesn’t mean that they don’t require proper… Read more »


4 Reasons Invisalign is the Best Fit for Your Smile

Posted on August 29, 2022

Let’s face it, we all want a million-dollar smile. Invisalign is a removable clear aligner treatment and a great option for those of us who are seeking to change our smile without the appearance, pain and time of metal braces. Below are four benefits of getting Invisalign from the professionals at Tru Smile Orthodontics. Greater… Read more »


Is Invisalign the Solution to Your Teeth Troubles?

Posted on August 29, 2022

If you struggle with your smile, you know firsthand how difficult it can be to express yourself without being self-conscious about your teeth. Thankfully, there is a solution for your teeth troubles. If you haven’t heard of Invisalign, continue reading to learn about one of the best options for fixing up your smile. Invisalign Is… Read more »


The Differences Between Clear Braces and Clear Aligners

Posted on July 29, 2022

If you’re looking for a way to straighten your teeth that isn’t as obvious as traditional braces, then several modern orthodontics treatments may work for you. Two of the most popular discreet orthodontic treatments are clear braces and clear aligners. These options sound similar, but they work very differently. Here’s what you need to know… Read more »


How to Be Confident About Your Braces

Posted on July 29, 2022

It’s not uncommon to feel initial anxiety after having braces applied to your teeth, especially if you are under the age of 18. According to Kids Health, 75% of the four million people currently wearing braces in the United States fall into this category. With a change as long-term as braces, it’s important to remind… Read more »


Questions to Ask During Your First Orthodontist Office Visit

Posted on July 1, 2022

Starting your orthodontic journey can be intimidating at any age. There is a lot that is uncertain about the process for those who have never had braces before. Having a few essential questions answered by a qualified orthodontist can ease some of the nerves surrounding treatment. Here are just some of the questions to ask… Read more »