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The Effects of Smiling

Posted on May 1, 2022

A majority of people seek orthodontic services to focus on the physical integrity and alignment of their teeth. However, visiting the orthodontist can have effects that are beyond oral health — transforming your smile in more ways than physical. Decades of mental health research propose that smiles are more powerful than we think; they have… Read more »

Benefits of Getting Adult Braces

Posted on April 20, 2022

Contrary to popular belief, orthodontic treatment is not just for children and teens. In fact, it is never too late to correct bite problems or straighten your teeth. Whether you have never had braces or you had braces when you were younger and your teeth have shifted out of position, orthodontic treatment can straighten your… Read more »

How Does Invisalign Work?

Posted on April 12, 2022

The past few years have seen continually increasing demand for Invisalign services. Invisalign is a popular teeth-straightening treatment that many people are using to achieve a more aligned smile. Read on to learn more about how the Invisalign treatment works and what you can expect from the process. 1. How Does Invisalign Work? Invisalign treatment… Read more »

Smile Safety in Sports

Posted on April 1, 2022

The American Association of Pediatric Dentistry, Academy for Sports Dentistry, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons have teamed up with parents, coaches and athletes to sponsor this annual campaign, which aims to educate and remind us of the importance of protecting our face and teeth against impacts and… Read more »

Spring Blog

Posted on March 18, 2022

Warm, sunny air is filling the streets of Downtown Atlanta, flowers blooming in Piedmont Park, festivals to attend at Stone Mountain, outdoor concerts at Chastain Park… springtime in Georgia is coming in hot! Spring is considered to be the season of new beginnings and welcomes this change with nature emerging from hibernation. It is the… Read more »

The Differences Between Clear Braces and Traditional Braces

Posted on March 7, 2022

If you’re one of the many people across the country in need of orthodontic treatment, you may be hesitant to immediately reach for traditional metal braces. While traditional braces were once the norm, there are many more options available today. Many people, especially adults, are considering clear braces because they’re self-conscious about the appearance of… Read more »

How to Find a Family Orthodontist That Works Best for You

Posted on March 1, 2022

Orthodontists specialize in the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of dental and facial irregularities. When it comes to finding a family orthodontist, there are a few things you should consider. Read on for a few main things to keep in mind when choosing one. 1. The Right Credentials When you’re looking for an orthodontist, you want… Read more »

5 Types of Orthodontic Treatments

Posted on February 14, 2022

Many of us will, at one point or another, speak with an orthodontist as there are some issues that dentists alone can’t address. Orthodontists handle an entirely different aspect of oral care, focusing on alignment and crowding of the teeth. However, orthodontics treatments can also address complications that may occur in the gums due to… Read more »

What Dental Issues Do Orthodontists Treat?

Posted on February 11, 2022

Orthodontics is a specialty practice in the line of dentistry and their mission is to correct the position of misaligned teeth and jaws. Teeth that are not aligned have a greater chance of infection as they are harder to keep clean. Misaligned teeth can also cause increased stress on chewing muscles which leads to headaches,… Read more »

5 Myths About Adult Braces

Posted on February 3, 2022

When most people think about dental braces, there’s a good chance they picture young kids and teenagers. The reality is that one in every three orthodontic patients is an adult, which means there are plenty of adults who need braces (per the American Association of Orthodontics). If you’re an adult who’s considering braces, here are… 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.