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Boost Your Self-esteem and Confidence with Invisalign

January 26, 2018
Boost Your Self-esteem and Confidence with Invisalign

What would your life be like with straighter teeth? Would you smile and laugh more often without fear of embarrassment? Would you finally ask that special someone out on a date? Would you walk into your next business presentation with confidence? You do not have to live your life with an embarrassing overbite or gap […]

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Docbraces Welcomes Dr. Christos Papadopoulos

September 20, 2017
Docbraces Welcomes Dr. Christos Papadopoulos

THE DOCBRACES FAMILY IS GROWING MONCTON, NB – September 20, 2017 Dr. John McManaman and the Docbraces Smile Team are proud to announce the addition of Dr. Christos Papadopoulos to our team of orthodontic specialists!

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4 Reasons Why Patients Choose Docbraces

May 25, 2017
4 Reasons Why Patients Choose Docbraces

Congratulations! You’ve made the big decision to get Invisalign and achieve your dream smile. Now there’s just one more important step: deciding which Maritime provider to choose for your Invisalign treatment. At Docbraces, our Maritime orthodontists understand that experience, cost and convenience are major deciding factors. We believe patients deserve to receive elite care from […]

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What is an ‘Elite Provider’ of Invisalign?

May 08, 2017
What is an ‘Elite Provider’ of Invisalign?

Dreaming of straighter teeth and a perfect smile? If you’re considering Invisalign, it’s natural to have questions about this process and what to expect. One of the most common questions prospective patients ask is, “How do I select the right Invisalign provider?” While many different factors may play a role in your final selection, the […]

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4 Common Mistakes Parents Make When Choosing a Dartmouth Orthodontist

April 13, 2017
4 Common Mistakes Parents Make When Choosing a Dartmouth Orthodontist

Braces are an important investment in your child’s future. Not only can straighter teeth give your child a huge confidence and self-esteem boost, but straighter teeth are also healthier. Your child is less likely to suffer from oral health problems since its easier to brush and clean straight teeth. Of course, deciding to get your […]

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What REALLY Matters When Selecting an Invisalign Provider

February 28, 2017
What REALLY Matters When Selecting an Invisalign Provider

Congratulations! You’re ready to take a big step and make your dream smile a reality by getting Invisalign. There’s just one small problem– you need to select a provider. Maybe your current dentist offers Invisalign as a treatment, but you aren’t sure if you should see an orthodontist instead. Maybe you’ve been flooded with recommendations […]

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Jaw Pain? Learn How Orthodontic Care May Help

January 19, 2017
Jaw Pain? Learn How Orthodontic Care May Help

Most patients who seek orthodontic treatment do so because of crooked teeth or misaligned bites, known as “malocclusions”. But what about individuals who experience a popping or clicking sensation in their jaws or suffer from chronic jaw pain– could braces or Invisalign help? TMJ is a chronic pain condition that occurs in the temporomandibular joint, […]

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How to Pick Your Child’s Orthodontist in Halifax

December 07, 2016
How to Pick Your Child’s Orthodontist in Halifax

Does your child need braces? Braces can boost your child’s confidence, support correct oral development and improve their health for a lifetime. Perhaps you’ve taken your child for an early orthodontic evaluation or been told by your pediatric dentist that your child needs braces. Deciding it’s time for your child to get braces is the […]

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Can I Get Invisalign Without an Orthodontist?

September 28, 2016
Can I Get Invisalign Without an Orthodontist?

One of the most challenging questions patients will ask the Docbraces team is actually a pretty common one: “Can I get Invisalign from a dentist?” Yes, some dentists do offer Invisalign treatment. Additionally, Invisalign as a procedure can seem pretty straightforward. There are no metal brackets to attach to your teeth or wires to tighten. […]

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Want to Save Money on Braces? Than Get an Orthodontist’s Second Opinion

September 14, 2016
Want to Save Money on Braces? Than Get an Orthodontist’s Second Opinion

We all deserve a healthy, confident smile. Unfortunately, some people assume that because braces are so costly, they are simply out of reach. That doesn’t have to be the case! If you have received a cost estimate for braces from an orthodontist, it’s very important to get a second opinion from another orthodontist. Why? In […]

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