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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 »


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 »


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 »


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 »


Tips for National Children’s Dental Health Month

Posted on January 31, 2022

The American Dental Association celebrates February as National Children’s Dental Health Month. This health observance reinforces how important it is to maintain healthy oral habits in children. At Silver Smiles, we do more than just braces in Snellville, and we are taking the time to share oral health tips for our pediatric patients. Tips for… Read more »


How to Help Your Child Take Care of Their Teeth While They Have Braces

Posted on January 26, 2022

Getting a child to care for their teeth can be a challenge. It may become even more challenging when they have braces. Below are useful tips on how to help your child take care of their teeth while they have braces. Encourage Your Child to Brush After Every Meal According to the American Association of… Read more »


When Should You See an Orthodontist?

Posted on January 19, 2022

There are several reasons to go see an orthodontist. The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that every child visits an orthodontist at least once by the time they reach age seven. Here are some other reasons why you should see an orthodontist. Teeth Spacing Issues You can have gaps between teeth anywhere in your mouth…. Read more »


Invisalign 101: How It Works and the Benefits

Posted on January 12, 2022

If you’ve been told that it’s time for you to get braces, it’s normal for you to feel some degree of anxiety in response — especially as an adult. We often associate braces treatments with childhood, even though one in four orthodontic patients is an adult. In fact, if you didn’t receive braces as a… 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.