Category Archives: Orthodontics

What Are the Options for Replacing Missing Teeth?

Cases of congenitally missing teeth aren’t uncommon, but patients who are missing permanent teeth often are quite concerned that a beautiful smile is out of their reach. We are happy to report that this is not the case. There is a solution for patients who are missing some of their permanent teeth. What are Congenitally […]

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This DIY Braces Craze is NOT on Fleek

In the ever-changing world of pop culture, trends come and go. But one trend gaining momentum is anything but “lit” or “on fleek.” People are trying to fix orthodontic problems on their own with “DIY Braces” instead of consulting a professional, and more orthodontists are seeing patients who have caused damage to their teeth by […]

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Studies Show Orthodontic Treatment May Improve Posture & Balance

Two new studies have found that those who have poor posture and balance issues may find relief in the orthodontist’s office. Spanish and Austrian researchers identified a relationship between malocclusion (bad bite) and a person’s ability to control their posture and balance, according to Science Daily. The studies offer conclusive data about the connection between […]

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Protect Your Orthodontic Investment. Avoid Oral Piercings

You’ve gone through a couple of years of braces to fix your overbite and get those crooked teeth beautifully aligned. Now you’re thinking about an oral piercing to enhance your smile. Not so fast! There are lots of ways to express yourself and your individuality. But if you’ve invested in orthodontic treatment to improve your […]

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Gap-Toothed Grins: An Open and Closed Case

Many actors, musicians and models don’t mind the gap when it comes to their smiles. In fact, their gap-toothed grins are among their most well known characteristics for some stars. The technical term for the space between the front teeth that celebrities including actress Uzo Aduba, singer Becky G, and models Lily Aldridge and Georgia […]

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Newpark Orthodontics is ringing in the new year in style!

The New year is right around the corner! We’re well into the season for generosity, goodwill, and giving, not to mention cookies, cakes, and candy.  If you’re anything like us, you’re probably still recovering from your holiday hangover! Your friends here at Newpark Orthodontics have compiled a list of 10 teeth-healthy treats for you to […]

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Oh No! My Retainer Doesn’t Fit

The day you get your braces off is a day for celebration. But, it doesn’t mean you’re finished with the work of perfecting your smile. “Orthodontic patients often countdown the days until their braces are removed, thinking that it signifies the end of their journey,” says Dr. Nima, an Alpharetta orthodontist. “But really, it’s only […]

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