Lee Orthodontics

Invisalign: Tips to Help You Survive the First Weeks

Posted on June 18, 2021

Invisalign is an effective orthodontic treatment preferred by many patients for different reasons. They are almost invisible, inconspicuous, and removable. The aligners work perfectly to fix all kinds of malocclusion. If you want to correct misaligned teeth (inconspicuously), Invisalign is the answer. Approximately 1.4 million adults visit the dentist each year to get a perfect… Read more »

Braces vs. Invisalign: Which One Should You Pick?

Posted on June 3, 2021

Are you thinking about straightening your teeth? Or are you looking to fix other dental issues including open bites, overcrowding, spacing of teeth, overbites, chewing issues, or even underbites? Then you will have to get braces. However, it is very easy for one to be torn between two options – normal braces and Invisalign. While… Read more »

5 Facts You Should Know Before a Braces Treatment Procedure

Posted on May 24, 2021

Braces are used primarily to straighten teeth and improve smile aesthetics. But people may have misconceptions about braces that may impact their oral health decisions. Here are a few things you need to know about the procedure. 1. You Can Get Braces at Any Age A child could be a candidate for braces treatment at… Read more »

How Invisalign Can Change Your Life

Posted on May 10, 2021

When you want to straighten your teeth, you might not realize there are now more ways to transform your smile than ever before. You have more options than just painful, unattractive traditional metal braces. Orthodontic treatments have evolved to be less obvious, less painful, and less expensive. Invisalign is one such treatment. An Invisalign orthodontist… Read more »

Enjoy 6 Advantages When You Visit an Orthodontist

Posted on April 28, 2021

Are you unhappy with your smile? Do you have young children that need their teeth evaluated? When was the last time you visited an orthodontist office? Orthodontics provides numerous benefits to people of all ages. The Belief That Braces Are Just for Kids and Teens Is False Currently, over 4 million Americans have braces per… Read more »

Traditional Braces or Invisalign? Know Your Options

Posted on April 20, 2021

Did you know that the average amount of time an orthodontic patient needs to wear braces is nearly 2 years? This is true, no matter what type of braces you choose, although some braces may speed up the process. There are many different types of braces and they each have their advantages, too. However, the… Read more »

Fun Facts and Myths About Orthodontics

Posted on April 2, 2021

Orthodontics has been around for a long time. Most people do not realize that, when they step into the orthodontist’s office, the practice of orthodontics dates to ancient Egyptian times. The desire to improve teeth has been around as long as civilization has been around. The first braces were not actually invented until the 1800s,… Read more »

Why You Should Visit an Orthodontist Rather Than a Dentist

Posted on March 23, 2021

When in need of orthodontic care, it’s better to seek the services of a qualified orthodontist. Some people think that dentists can provide similar services to orthodontists, but unfortunately, they lack the qualifications and expertise required to offer orthodontic treatment. It is important to note that while all orthodontists are trained dentists, only about 5%… Read more »

How Advances in Orthodontics Technology Will Positively Impact Dental Care

Posted on March 19, 2021

Malocclusions are a prevalent dental health problem today. Statistics show that only 35% of adults have perfectly straight teeth. That is one of the reasons why researchers have been developing technologies to address misalignments. In this article, we look at the latest trends and how they may positively impact orthodontics in the future. Cutting Edge… Read more »

Tooth Care Tips For Brace Wearers

Posted on March 16, 2021

A visit to the orthodontist to get braces is only part of the process to reach your smile goals. You must do your part. Oral hygiene on your part takes on whole new importance when you are wearing braces. Working closely with your orthodontist to keep your teeth healthy while the braces do their job… Read more »