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Mail Order Braces – The Sad Truth (2018)

Mail Order Braces – The Sad Truth. Today, you can order just about anything online and have it show up in your mailbox. While mail order braces seem like they offer the ultimate convenience for getting the perfect smile, you may be wondering just how effective they are in the long run. The sad truth is that mail order braces companies are not all alike. While some make false claims such as being able to get straighter teeth in a week. Others may tell you that their braces can fix problems that they cannot.

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Overcome Your Fear (of Having Lingual Braces)

Overcome your fear of having braces. Anyone who has worn braces will tell you that orthodontic treatment was worth it. Around 4 million Americans have some type of orthodontic treatment, and one-fourth of them are adults. Straight teeth and a winning smile are confidence boosters at any age. Aside from enhancing appearance, lingual treatment has a number of additional health benefits. So don’t rush into plastic aligners just yet. Let ELOS turn you on to something truly invisible.

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Elos Spotlight (Proudly Presents) – Dr. Doug Depew

Accordingly, Elos has members from across the USA and Canada. In our monthly Spotlight series, we present each member, giving the spotlight to their personality and expertise Orthodontics. Read on and learn about Dr. Doug Depew at Depew Orthodontics, expert orthodontists in Georgia.

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Will the Orthodontist Remove My Braces [due to Decalcification?]

Do you have braces and recently noticed white spots on your teeth? These white spots are the decalcification areas on your teeth where plaque has stayed for a long time without being cleaned off by brushing.  These can easily be prevented with twice daily brushing. So you might wonder: will the orthodontist take your braces off due to the decalcification? More likely than not, your orthodontist will remove your braces to prevent further damage to your teeth if they feel as though your brushing habits have not improved.

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Negative Impacts of Braces: Are They True?

If you are considering getting an orthodontic treatment, such as braces, for yourself, you probably have questions about what the experience will be like. With the right information and guidance, it is not scary or overwhelming. Crooked teeth can be problematic, no matter your age or your mouth condition. It has the most significant blow to your self-esteem since misalignment is often thought to be inferior. It does not matter even if you have excellent oral hygiene because some people will make negative judgments about unusually-placed choppers.

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The [FIRST] Elite Lingual Orthodontist Meeting

Proudly presenting pictures from our first ever – ELOS Elite Lingual Orthodontists Meet-up – Miami Fl. 2/16/18

At ELOS we take our role as industry leaders seriously. Our only goal is to provide patients with the best orthodontic options possible. With the advent of lingual technology, you can rest assured of invisibility never seen before in this industry.  Here are some pictures of our meeting.

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Can I Wear [Harmony] Braces If I’m Pregnant?

Being pregnant brings about changes in the body of a woman. Many inexperienced women get nervous during this period since they are unsure of what to eat or drink and even what medical procedures they can safely go through. One of the most troubling and confusing issues for expectant women is whether they should start or continue their orthodontic treatments. Generally, the treatment is safe for expectant women. However, you need to consider certain facts before you make a decision on whether or not you should wear lingual braces when expectant.

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Elos Spotlight (Proudly Presents) – Owen & Timock

Elos has members from across the USA and Canada. In our monthly Spotlight series, we present each member, giving the spotlight to their personality and expertise Orthodontics. Read on and learn about Dr. Brandon Owen and Adam Timock at Owen & Timock, expert orthodontists in Colorado.

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ELOS Spotlight (Proudly Presents) – Dr. Andréa Picard

At the present time, ELOS has members from across the USA and Canada. In our monthly Spotlight series, we present each member, giving the spotlight to their personality and expertise in the field of orthodontics. Read on and learn about Dr. Andréa Picard an expert member of the ELOS community and a leading orthodontist in the Ottawa area.  Read more

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Lingual Braces Treatment [for Overjet, Open Bite, and Cross Bite]

Many adult patients are under the misconception that it’s too late to correct their orthodontic problems. However, contrary to popular belief, there aren’t any age restrictions to having orthodontic treatment. A healthy smile and straight teeth are attainable at any age, so adults with an overjet, crossbite or open bite can correct these problems with the help of an orthodontist.

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