The concept of “Do It Yourself” (DIY) work has been around for a long time. Few things are more satisfying than completing a job well done, and saving money while doing it. For many household tasks, one can research the topic online and within a matter of minutes, have a general idea of how to […]
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What Causes White Marks to Form Around Braces in Some Patients?
By Tingey Orthodontics on November 2, 2016 in Oral Health
Orthodontic treatment doesn’t have very many risks. For most people, braces provide a beautiful smile and a healthy bite one can enjoy for the rest of his/her life. One of the few potential problems that can occur is completely avoidable but happens much more often than it should. We are talking about the white marks […]
By Tingey Orthodontics on May 20, 2016 in Orthodontic Treatment
Some of our patients want braces but object to the idea of having brackets show on their teeth. Meet Sierra! Sierra is a news reporter for KBOI and wanted her teeth straightened but did not want the braces to be visible on TV. Here is a photo of her teeth before braces: We decided to […]