Orthodontic & Dental Emergencies – Tips and Tricks

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A true dental or orthodontic emergency can occur if you experience one of the following: Major Dental Emergencies: Trauma or Injury – If a tooth is broken, chipped, or loose, or your lip or cheek has been punctured or is bleeding heavily, this likely needs medical attention. Infection or Swelling – If your face or […]

Celebrities Embrace Wearing Braces

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wearing braces Katy Perry

Hi 5 Orthodontics wants you to know that #braces aren’t just for kids. Even celebrities enjoy the benefits that orthodontic treatment can offer and embrace traditional braces rather than invisible braces to correct their problems. Not every patient is a candidate for #Invisalign or braces behind the teeth. Below are a few recognizable names who […]

Preventing Braces in Spokane WA – Fact or Fiction

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Preventing Orthodontics

Most parents today are well informed when it comes to stopping adverse habits that effects tooth and jaw development in infants and toddlers. Prolonged thumb sucking, pacifiers, and use of bottles past the age of three are reported to cause problems with teeth and impact early jaw development. However, did you know that poor bites […]

For the Smile of a Lifetime

A healthy perfect smile is why many children and adults choose to undergo #orthodontic treatment. Around friends and family, a less than attractive smile is not as noticeable. However, when meeting new people, making new friends, and in the workplace, your smile is more obvious to those who don’t know you. When speaking one on […]