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Which Is Faster; Invisalign or Braces

Invisalign or Braces

Which option is faster, Invisalign or braces? Misaligned or crooked teeth can lead to biting issues and make cleaning your teeth difficult, increasing your risk of tooth cavities, decay, and gingivitis. Having misaligned teeth can also make you feel more

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Do I Still Need to See a Dentist During Orthodontic Treatment?

Seeing a Dentist During Orthodontic Treatment

If you’re undergoing orthodontic treatment, you might think that you can skip going to the dentist. However, orthodontists and dentists provide different services. Your orthodontist is specially trained to diagnose and treat bite and alignment issues.

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How Often Do I Have to Visit the Orthodontist in NY?

How Often Do I Have to Visit the Orthodontist in NY

Years ago, undergoing orthodontic treatment was quite a commitment. Patients were expected to visit the office every three to four weeks, making it hard to fit all those appointments into schedules. However, the answer to the question, “How often do

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What to Do With an Orthodontic Emergency

What to do with an Orthodontic Emergency

What to do with an orthodontic emergency? Here’s what you need to know. Occasionally, a bracket or wire comes loose for those who are wearing braces. If your orthodontic appliance comes loose or breaks, call us at 914-739-6400. By calling ahead, we

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What’s the Difference Between Invisalign and Braces?

What's the Difference Between Invisalign and Braces

What’s the difference between Invisalign and braces? Both are orthodontic treatments that transform smiles while improving oral health. However, there are some significant differences.  Please, see Dr. Glaser discuss this question in the video

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How Long Does Orthodontic Treatment Last?

How Long Does Orthodontic Treatment Last

How long does orthodontic treatment last? We look at the answer, which is difficult to pin down. However, we can suggest average timelines for orthodontic treatments like Invisalign or braces. Then, please see the video below in which Dr. Glaser discusses

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Why Do Teeth Shift?

Why Do Teeth Shift

Why do teeth shift? Although one might think teeth are solidly rooted in place and unmovable, they do move over time. With orthodontic treatment, an orthodontist can take advantage of this gradual mobility. With treatments like Invisalign and braces,

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When Should a Child See an Orthodontist?

When Should a Child See an Orthodontist

When should my child see an orthodontist? We’ll look at the facts. First, you may ask, “Why start so early?” Orthodontists can help set the stage for a lifetime of better oral health and smiles. A check-up can determine if there are

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Enter Our 4th Annual Flat Smileman Contest!

Heard of “Flat Stanley”? I’m sure you’re a fan, Now please meet “Flat Smileman” Wherever you travel make sure you know, He’s in your suitcase and ready to go. He won’t cost you extra, not even to feed, A picture with him is what we need, A

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Why Do Teeth Shift with Age?

Why Do Teeth Shift with Age

Why do teeth shift with age? From the time our first teeth come in around the first birthday, our teeth can move. As we age, slow, gradual movement is normal.  Sometimes, larger shifts can happen. When teeth move, orthodontic treatment can move them

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