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Category: Orthodontics

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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »


Myths About Orthodontic Treatments

Posted on October 4, 2021

Being that October is National Orthodontic Health Month, this is the best time to set those annoying Orthodontic myths straight.   Myth 1: Orthodontic treatment is expensive: Treatments can be complex and last two years or as little as a few months, so we carefully customize treatment plan options that give the patients flexibility and… Read more »


Spring Into Summer With A Smile Tune-Up

Posted on May 10, 2019

It’s spring. The birds are chirping and the trees are sprouting new growth. As you spring towards summer, what better time to think about a Smile Tune-up at Silver Smiles Orthodontics? What do I mean by a smile tune-up? Well, if you have ever had braces and maybe you weren’t the most consistent patient with… Read more »


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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.