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Braces-Friendly Lunches

Posted on August 22, 2022

It’s that time – back-to-school time! The school year can be hectic at times, for students and parents. With everything parents must do to get ready for school, there is one way to make each week go a little easier, and that is having plenty of ideas for simple lunches. Whether you meal prep or… Read more »

Back to School With Braces

Posted on August 9, 2022

There may still be a few weeks before summer ends and it’s officially fall, but most kids are saying goodbye to lazy days by the pool and heading back to school. As we prepare to settle back into a routine for a new school year, let’s talk about caring for braces, especially for kids who… Read more »

Dental History: The First Female to Earn a Dental Degree

Posted on July 28, 2022

In the United States, women have made great strides in dentistry. Historically, most schools only accepted male students, which meant that women had to above and beyond to train for years before being accepted into such schools. However, things have changed over time, and men and women alike join dental schools based on merit. Women… Read more »

Which Orthodontic Treatment Is Right for You?

Posted on July 28, 2022

If you want to improve your bite, various orthodontic treatments can help you. Orthodontics treats crooked teeth, dental crowding, and other orthodontic problems. According to the American Association of Orthodontists, one-third of adults in the United States are not content with their smiles. There are many treatment options to choose from. It is important to… Read more »

Summer Foods: Dos and Don’ts

Posted on July 5, 2022

Summer is a fantastic time to enjoy delicious food. From state fairs to family barbecues, from beach trips with delicious seafood to summer camps, there are many culinary treats that are best enjoyed in the summer months. For those with braces, however, it is important to steer clear of certain foods. Consider this your summer… Read more »

Summer Travels & Braces

Posted on June 28, 2022

Summer is the peak travel season around the world as it gives families the opportunity to take extended trips while school-aged children are on summer break. When you get braces, however, travel can become a little more difficult. Our Silver Smiles family orthodontist in Snellville recommends the following tips for caring for your braces while… Read more »

Why You Should See An Orthodontist for Clear Aligners

Posted on June 27, 2022

Generally, people are taught about the importance of dental health from a young age. However, these lessons may seem a bit tedious until you start having dental issues. According to the California Association of Orthodontists, overlapping and crowded teeth can be difficult to clean, leaving the teeth at a higher risk of decay. Here is… Read more »

Invisalign vs Braces: How Long Will Treatment Last?

Posted on June 27, 2022

According to the American Association of Orthodontists, over a third of adults in the US are unhappy when it comes to their smiles. Invisalign and braces both are used to realign teeth.  Determining which one is the best treatment option for you can be challenging. One factor to consider is how long your treatment will… Read more »

Traditional Braces and What to Expect

Posted on June 3, 2022

Traditional braces have been used for decades to straighten teeth and improve smiles. While many people are familiar with traditional braces, there are also alternatives including clear aligners, like Invisalign, and lingual braces. If you’re considering getting traditional braces or if you already have them, here’s what to expect. 1. How Do Traditional Braces Work?… Read more »

Common Traits That the Best Orthodontists Share

Posted on May 18, 2022

So, you’re looking for an orthodontist. Whether you’re seeking an orthodontist for yourself or for a loved one, you likely have some local options to choose from. According to IBISWorld, there are currently around 11,900 orthodontic businesses in the U.S. as of 2021! With so many different orthodontists to choose from, it can be difficult… Read more »


Your smile’s waited long enough.

No one knows smiles like the orthodontists at Silver Smiles. If you’re ready to get a smile that makes you want to smile, you’ve found the right solution at Silver Smiles Orthodontics.

If you’re in need of general dental work like cavity repair, teeth cleaning, caps, crowns or veneers, give us a call and we’ll be happy to refer you to an outstanding general dentist in your area.