Braces for Adults

Straight Talk About Braces for Adults

By: Cherie Berkley | WebMD Feature

It’s never too late to perfect your smile — just ask the increasing number of adults who are rushing to the orthodontist.

Thinking about getting braces? Experts say it’s never too late. These days, adults make up nearly half of orthodontic patients hoping to finally get the perfect smile they’ve always dreamed about.

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Orthodontics for Children

A Child’s First Orthodontist Visit

By: Dental Associates

When Should a Child First See an Orthodontist?

Orthodontics can play a huge role in young children’s appearance and health. In fact, the American Association of Orthodontics recommends that an orthodontist examine children by the time they are seven years old. Yes. While baby teeth are still in their mouths. And yes, while their teeth and mouths are still developing. Dr. Biermann is trained to identify bite issues at an early age. Read about the early signs your child might need orthodontic care.

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Misconceptions About Orthodontics | Biermann Orthodontics

Misconceptions About Orthodontics

By Dr. Leighton Wood, DDS, MS, PC

While everyone understands that a dentist takes care of teeth, not everyone is aware of what an orthodontist does. This confusion sometimes leads to misunderstandings about what our practice does for our patients and how exactly we can help them. Let’s take a closer look at a couple of the myths and misconceptions about orthodontics.

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