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How To Make Your Invisalign Treatment Quick and Easy

Invisalign patients of Dr. Barry Glaser enjoy a more comfortable and convenient orthodontic treatment around Garrison, NY, in Putnam County, NY. The Invisalign system of plastic aligners are effective at providing the wearer with a straighter smile while being much less noticeable in the mouth. Invisalign offers benefits that traditional braces can’t offer; they are removable by the wearer. This is a critical reason why many Glaser Orthodontics patients have chosen Invisalign for themselves.  Although Invisalign is one of the most...

No Age Limit When it Comes to Braces

Adults who are considering orthodontic treatment with braces near Putnam County, NY are finding that the patients of Dr. Barry Glaser and the team at Glaser Orthodontics have more positive treatment experiences and more successful outcomes.  A concern for adults considering adult orthodontic treatment with braces is that their treatment will not fit into their otherwise busy schedules, and that orthodontic care will become a burden. Adult patients of Dr. Barry Glaser and the team at Glaser Orthodontics are advised...

Six Of The Best Foods to Eat During Your Treatment with Braces

(and eight you shouldn’t eat) Many orthodontics patients with braces are unsure of what foods are restricted in their diets. Many also believe the list of foods to avoid is longer than it actually is. Dr. Barry Glaser of Glaser Orthodontics shares some ideas about what foods are safely enjoyed and which foods are best to avoid eating while wearing braces or during orthodontic treatment near Yorktown, NY. It is true that during your treatment with braces there are limitations...

How Often Do I Need to Visit an Orthodontist?

Orthodontic treatments can help a patient achieve a life-long healthy and straight smile. The length of treatment is always as different as each patient and their treatment goals.  Dr. Barry Glaser and the team at Glaser Orthodontics near Ossining, NY can help give you a better understanding of the processes of orthodontic treatment and which approach may provide their patients with the best outcomes possible. Schedule a consultation During the initial consultation, Dr. Glaser will complete a new-patient exam and...

Can Pre-Teens Get Invisalign Too?

There is no “yes-or-no” answer to the question “Can pre-teens get Invisalign, too?” The decision, ultimately, will be made by the patient’s parents and their dentist or orthodontist. As long as your pre-teen has a fully developed set of teeth, Invisalign can be used in treatment. Invisalign clear aligners are generally safe for developing pre-teens, and the resulting tooth placement lasts a very long time. A consultation with Dr. Barry Glaser and the team at Glaser Orthodontics can help you...

How Do I Keep My Invisalign Clean?

  If you have recently been fitted for Invisalign near Ossining, NY, the team at Glaser Orthodontics would like to congratulate you on getting one step closer to a confident and healthy smile! Dr. Barry J. Glaser knows that while Invisalign is in your mouth doing the important work of straightening teeth, it’s also crucial to maintain good oral hygiene and keep your Invisalign tray clean. The Glaser Orthodontics team recommends that their patients follow these tips to keep their...

What You Need to Know Before Choosing Braces

Dr. Barry J. Glaser and the team at GlaserOrthodontics develop orthodontic treatment plans that are personalized for each patient’s needs. These plans may include treatment methods and approaches that are best suited to the patient’s needs and treatment goals near Somers, NY. Traditional braces, ceramic or lingual braces, and Invisalign clear aligners are options Glaser Orthodontics offers their patients.  If you have chosen orthodontic treatment with braces, you should know: Braces Can Be Uncomfortable Traditional braces are made of metal that...

Affordable Braces near Jefferson Valley, NY

As an effective way to improve looks, comfort and health with one treatment, braces are a smart investment for patients of all ages. Different types of braces, with a variety of advantages in a number of areas, are available to patients who want a healthy bite and straight teeth. Before getting orthodontics, patients can discuss their options with Dr. Glaser to ensure that they will be happy with their treatment and results. Here is more about the advantages of affordable...

Why Should My Child See An Orthodontist?

Dr. Barry Glaser and the professionals at Glaser Orthodontics near Yorktown Heights, NY know that a thorough dental evaluation will reveal how your child’s teeth and mouth are growing. To evaluate how a child’s teeth are developing, the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) recommends that every child get an examination with either a dentist or orthodontist by age 7. There are many reasons why you should have a dentist or an orthodontist examine your child’s mouth while they still have...

Is Invisalign Teen Right for My Child?

For teens, the idea of undergoing orthodontic treatment may be a stressful prospect. No one wants to look at photos of their teenage-era summer vacation, cousin’s graduation party, or everyday Instagram candids and feel self-conscious about their smiles. Fortunately, traditional metal braces are no longer the only option for teenage orthodontic treatment. Glaser Orthodontics near Jefferson Valley, NY offers their patients treatment with Invisalign Teen, a custom solution just for teens that is more comfortable and less obvious than traditional braces...