Your Most Common Braces Questions Answered!

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Regardless of your age, when you make the decision to start orthodontic treatment, you’ll almost certainly be curious about the process. Luckily for you, the team here at Docbraces is happy to provide answers to all of your braces questions and concerns. In this post, we’re going to answer some of the most common braces questions we’ve received from patents over the years. Our hope is that with the answers to your questions, you’ll have all the information you need to make the best decision for yourself or a family member.

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Choosing An Invisalign Provider

Have you finally made the choice to look into improving your health and your smile with Invisalign treatment? Congratulations! Now it’s time to take the next step and find the right Invisalign provider. In this post, we’re going to help you do just that. We’ll start by providing you with information on why you should make the choice to commit to Invisalign treatment. From there, we’ll touch on why you should choose to have your treatment done by an Elite Invisalign provider. Finally, we’ll let you know why Docbraces is such a convenient option for patients of all ages. When you’re finished reading this post, you can feel confident that you have all the information you’ll need to choose the best Invisalign provider for you.

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Adult Orthodontics: It’s Never Too Late for a Perfect Smile!

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Often, when parents bring their children into the Docbraces office, they’ll mention that they wish they had the opportunity to have orthodontic treatment when they were younger. We’re always quick to point out that it’s never too late for adult orthodontics! As a matter of fact, we routinely treat patients who are up to 70 and sometimes even older. Truly, if you are interested in adult orthodontics in order to have the smile you’ve always wanted, reduce pain or give your overall health a boost, it’s never been easier! In this post, we’re going to give you all the information you need to know about adult orthodontics, from the discreet treatments options that are available, to the health benefits that are associated with properly aligned teeth. When you’re finished reading, it’s our hope that you’ll have the information you need to make a decision on adult orthodontics that is right for you!

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Six Tips for Taking The Perfect Selfie

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At Docbraces, we’re big fans of “the selfie”. Selfies, or photographs you take of yourself, are a great way to improve self confidence, share funny moments, and, our personal favourite, show off your smile! Over the past year, selfies have become more and more popular: the word was officially added to the dictionary, the infamous “Oscars” selfie became the true winner of that night, and most everyone features the occasional selfie on their Instagram page—even us! Find us at: @docbraces or #docbraces. So if you haven’t gotten on the bandwagon yet, now’s time! And, if you’re not yet a selfie addict, as they say, here are a few tips to perfect your selfie style. More»

Smile to Improve Your Health and Confidence

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Have you ever met someone who oozes confidence? They always seem to have control of the room, and are absolutely certain of themselves. They never seem to trip over their words, or shy away from a crowd. They walk with boldness, and take every opportunity that comes their way. These people likely earn your respect with ease, and it seems like everyone is drawn to them.

Perhaps you feel like you’ll never get there. Instead, you may hang back from the crowd, and speak nervously around others. Sometimes it can be difficult to imagine ourselves as a person who walks into a room with no fear. The good news is that self-confidence is something that grows as you work to become more assured in who you are. More»

Why Getting Braces Makes You Smile More

Besides not being afraid of showing off your teeth at parties or job interviews and every situation in-between, there are lots of reasons why orthodontic treatment will help you feel more confident about showing off your pearly whites. Orthodontic treatment has several clear benefits that will boost your self-esteem and increase your overall quality of life. More»

The Cosmetic Advantages of Braces and Invisalign

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Often, choosing to begin orthodontic treatment with braces or Invisalign has a lot to do with appearance and being able to address specific characteristics of our smiles that we don’t feel confident about. At the end of your treatment you’ll enjoy a straight and healthy smile, but did you know that there are several other positive changes to your appearance that many patients commonly notice during and after their treatment? Read on to discover more. More»

3 Ways Orthodontic Treatment Makes You Look Younger

When our patients over the age of 21 decide to visit us for their initial consultations, we find that it’s typically for two main reasons: to reduce pain or discomfort from misaligned bites, and to address any self-esteem or confidence issues stemming from cosmetic concerns related to their smiles. Many patients are surprised to learn about the other changes that can happen just by addressing what often seem like straightforward malocclusion issues. Often, a major benefit of braces or alternatives like Invisalign is that you’ll look and feel younger when you’re finished. Keep reading to learn how that’s possible. More»

Could Orthodontic Treatment Really Give Me a Bracelift?

If you’ve decided that now is the time to make a change to your appearance, but you aren’t sure where to start, there is one easy option that will provide you with long lasting cosmetic results and health benefits: orthodontic treatment. We’ve had lots of patients visit us lately asking if orthodontic treatment is for them, many of whom are concerned that because they’re over 50 they might not be good candidates. The truth is that choosing braces or Invisalign later in life is increasingly popular, and half of Docbraces’ patients are over the age of 21. You’re never too old for orthodontic treatment, and your options are more comfortable and discreet than ever!

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