If you’ve decided to get braces you are probably feeling a mix of emotions, from excitement to fear. It can be scary to do something you’ve never done before, and tv and movies don’t always paint braces in the best light. Here are a few things you should know before you get braces to help you feel more prepared and less afraid.
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The vast majority of people have some sort of idea what orthodontists actually do and that straightens teeth, but there’s a lot more to their role in advanced dentistry than that. This article will contain in-depth information about what they do and also provide tips and advice on how to choose the right orthodontist for your specific requirements. In most cases, your regular dentist will refer you to an orthodontist if the skill set required is beyond his remit.
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When you have children, there are all kinds of expenses to keep in mind. One of the biggest is their oral health. Even before their teeth come in, you should be thinking about them getting braces. Here are four reasons children as young as seven should visit the orthodontist.
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