Is a brand new, beautiful, straight smile on your Christmas list this holiday season? Since Santa’s already working overtime, our team of elves here at Newpark Orthodontics thought we’d tackle something that gets talked about a lot when braces for teens are being discussed – are there any alternatives to traditional braces, and if so, […]
Thanksgiving has finally arrived! Tomorrow will be a full day of food, fun, and fellowship for most of us. Some of you are probably already prepping for the feast. Sometimes I think we get less sleep on Thanksgiving Eve than we do on Christmas Eve, which is quite a feat. It’s all worth it when […]
When we think celebrities, we often think red carpet ready glamour, so you might not imagine braces are a popular accessory to the stars. But famous faces with braces are more common than you think! Many of our favorite entertainers have sported traditional braces or Invisalign to get their smiles ready for the spotlight and makeup […]
These days, teenagers have enough to worry about without feeling stressed out by their smile. Crooked teeth may keep them tight-lipped, but the thought of a mouth full of metal might be even more embarrassing. Even though traditional braces have come a long way over the years, lots of teens still fret over fussy wires […]
We’re just days away from Halloween. Are you still stuck trying to decide on the perfect costume? Instead of going with the same old standbys or trends this year, why not let your braces take center stage by building your Halloween costume around them? We took a dive into pop culture to find 10 Halloween […]
Did you know that even if your teeth appear to be straight when you look in the mirror, you could still have a bite that needs repair through orthodontic treatment? Most people, when assessing their smile, focus only on what they can see. For most people, that’s what stares back when you smile in the […]
The following before and after photos, are used to show the immense effect of early orthodontic treatment in correcting the bone structure and directing the jaw growth. This treatment can also help improve the self-confidence of a child that is being teased and bullied by his or her peers. In the following photos, you can […]
The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that children visit an orthodontist by the age of seven. While most children won’t require orthodontic work this young, other children may benefit from early orthodontic care.
For some patients, In addition to orthodontic treatment, jaw surgery might be required.
Drinking tea is a sacred ritual in many cultures. Humans have been brewing tea for thousands of years. Tea has been widely used for medicinal properties, for religious and spiritual ceremonies, and for social gatherings. Tea comes in many varieties, and you may be overwhelmed to choose if you’re a novice tea drinker. Luckily Carine […]