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Same day braces are real! Here’s how to prepare for your appointment

Leaving your very first orthodontist appointment with braces on your teeth? It almost sounds too good to be true – but we promise it’s real! We’re proud to be a...
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What Orthodontic Issues Can Traditional Braces Fix over Clear Aligners?

So you’re all on board for straightening your teeth and getting the beautiful, healthy smile you’ve wanted, but there’s so many treatment options for you to choose from now! You...
It’s important that you prioritize your orthodontist appointments

Why You Should Prioritize Summer Orthodontist Appointments

Summer is only two months away! The days are slowly getting warmer in Mississippi and Tennessee, and you may be thinking about your summer plans.  Is traveling or vacationing on...
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No Surprises Here! Breaking Down Your First Orthodontic Appointment

So you’re preparing for your first orthodontic appointment ever – how exciting! You’re about to embark on a life-changing journey. But first, you may be wondering “what happens at your...
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Orthodontist or Dentist? It’s All About the Training!

So you’re at the dentist for your biannual teeth cleaning, and you notice some Invisalign posters around your dentist’s office. You’ve been thinking about getting Invisalign Teen lately, so should...
7 year old rides bike after getting braces

Yes, Age 7 is the Right Age for a First Ortho Exam

Receiving an orthodontic evaluation at the age of 7 may sound too young to some parents. After all, can a 7 year old get braces? Have all of their permanent...