Lee Orthodontics

Why People Are Choosing Invisalign Now More Than Ever

Posted on February 24, 2021

One part of looking your best is having a wonderful smile. Unfortunately, not everyone is born with a great smile. Correcting your smile almost always involves investing in braces from a competent orthodontist. With the invention of Invisalign clear aligners in 1997, you can now have all the benefits of braces, with seemingly none of… Read more »

Braces Vs. Invisalign: Which Is Better For You?

Posted on February 17, 2021

When you want to improve and straighten your teeth, it can be hard to decide which route is best. There seem to be so many options and orthodontist offices today, that the choices can be overwhelming. Should we go with traditional braces, or get the new Invisalign aligners? Should we set up a payment plan,… Read more »

They’re Here to Stay: Examining the Benefits of Metal Braces

Posted on February 5, 2021

To say there are a lot of options if you need braces is an understatement. If you’re trying to correct an overbite — the second most common reason for braces — you’ve got options ranging from Invisalign clear braces to traditional metal braces to ceramic braces. Clear aligners are the latest and greatest thing on… Read more »

How Visiting an Orthodontist Can Improve Your Family’s Oral Health

Posted on February 4, 2021

Regular visits to a dental professional are critical for your oral health and overall well-being. An orthodontist for the whole family can treat children and their parents together, with children being taken for their first orthodontic appointment as early as age 7. In this article, we explore the benefits of having a family orthodontist. They… Read more »

7 Dos and Don’ts to Know Before Getting Invisalign

Posted on February 3, 2021

If you’re like four million other Americans, you probably need braces. Now, more and more people are choosing the Invisalign treatment because of its discreet and simple method. Invisalign also has a 96% patient satisfaction rate. However, an Invisalign treatment comes with a list of dos and don’ts that you should know about beforehand. Here’s… Read more »

Top Orthodontists Create Million Dollar Smiles

Posted on February 1, 2021

The truth is, the average smile is changing. Even just a few years ago a minor gap, a tiny overbite, or misaligned incisors weren’t that big of a deal. That’s not the truth anymore. Dental flaws may not have been a sign of character before. Now, those flaws are looked at as if they are… Read more »

How Braces Can Change Your Life

Posted on January 7, 2021

Teeth may be one of the most overlooked parts of our body on a day to day basis. We use them every day and try to take care of them as best as possible, but never dwell on them until there is something wrong with them or they start to hurt us. By then, it’s… Read more »

How To Prepare a Child for Braces

Posted on December 23, 2020

Many parents are surprised to learn that the best time to make a child’s first appointment with the orthodontist is when they are around the age of seven. Preparing your child for their first orthodontist appointment can help to make the appointment to go smoothly. Orthodontists recommend early intervention because it helps get the best… Read more »

How to Care for Aligners During Invisalign Treatment

Posted on December 21, 2020

Finding an Invisalign orthodontist near you in Abilene, Texas is only the first step of your Invisalign treatment. In fact, the average time a person will wear traditional braces is about two years. Invisalign treatment is sometimes completed quicker than two years, but will almost always take at least six months to complete. During this… Read more »

Braces Vs. Invisalign: Which Way?

Posted on December 18, 2020

One-third of Americans whose incomes are below the poverty level reported their teeth and mouth appearance negatively affected how they interviewed for jobs. Crooked teeth can lower someone’s confidence and self-esteem. It can also impact how other people perceive us. And that’s why many people seek orthodontic treatments to realign their teeth and restore their… Read more »