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What to Expect from you orthodontic consultation

For many people, trips to the dentist cause a lot of anxiety. Knowing this, it’s not surprising that the thought of an initial visit to an orthodontist can make folks even more uncomfortable. While it’s understandable to be anxious when anticipating a trip to the orthodontist, a lot of that fear and uneasiness can be dispelled by understanding exactly what to expect at your consultation.

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Back To School Care Kit Essentials

With the holidays and springtime in the rear view mirror, summer is in full swing here in Prosper. Before you know it, fun activities like swimming, enjoying nature, and much-awaited summer vacations will have passed and we’ll find ourselves school supply shopping for the new school year ahead. If your kids have braces, don’t forget to plan ahead by putting together a care kit full of the essentials they’ll need to keep their teeth clean and braces in tip-top shape.

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4 Benefits of Straight Teeth

Straight teeth are often the hallmark of a healthy and confident smile, and if you’ve ever struggled with crooked or misaligned teeth, you’re familiar with some of their drawbacks. Thankfully the world of orthodontics is ever-evolving and there are several affordable options that can give you the smile you’ve been dreaming of. In addition to a beautiful appearance, straight teeth provide many other benefits

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Could My Bite be Off?

If you’re like most people, you want to have a smile that’s straight and white. With all the whitening treatments available today, getting a bright smile is quick and easy. If you have teeth that aren’t straight, however, the process of aligning them takes a bit more effort and time. For Prosper residents looking for affordable and reliable teeth straightening options, Bietsch Orthodontics provides braces for adults and children to correct a variety of orthodontic concerns including bite problems. For more information, contact our office today! In the meantime, read on to learn about common symptoms and types of this common dental concern.

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Adjusting to Your New Life with Braces

If you’re the proud owner of a brand new set of braces, congratulations! You’ve taken the important first step in obtaining beautifully straight teeth! As a local leader in providing high-quality and affordable braces, we understand that getting braces is a big adjustment and that it can help to know what to expect right after you have them put on. In today’s blog, we’ll review a few key expectations as well as some proper care tips for your brackets and wires.

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What Type of Retainer is Best?

The day that you get your braces off is definitely worthy of a celebration! After having braces for a couple of years, you’ll marvel at how smooth your teeth feel and how amazingly straight your teeth are when the brackets and wires are removed. In order to keep your teeth looking great for years to come, the next step will be getting fitted for a retainer. There are many types of retainers out there, and in today’s blog, we’ll take a look at three of the most common ones and how you can determine which one might best suit your needs.

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Is Invisalign® Right for Me?

Most of the world knows that Invisalign is a teeth straightening system that utilizes a progressive series of clear aligners to move teeth into their ideal positions, but what else is there to know about this innovative treatment option? In today’s blog, we’ve answered some frequently asked questions about this exciting treatment.

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Orthodontics Myths

As we’ve helped countless patients achieve straight, beautiful smiles throughout the years, we’ve heard several myths related to orthodontics. Many of these myths are brought up during consultations, and our team considers it an honor to educate our patients about the importance and benefits of straight teeth. While there are many myths surrounding orthodontics, there are a few that are more common than others, and in today’s blog, we’ll dispel a few of them.

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