Once upon a time, the majority of patients seeking orthodontic treatment were adolescents. Today, one in five patients is an adult! Adult orthodontic treatment is here to stay! Multiple treatment options exist including traditional metal braces, clear ceramic braces, and clear acrylic tray aligners (ClearCorrect). How do you know which option is right for you? The first step is to visit a qualified orthodontist. He or she will perform a thorough exam, take diagnostic records, and review all your treatment options with you. Be clear about describing your goals in seeking orthodontic care, this will help your orthodontist create the bestÂ treatment plan for your individual needs. [Read more…] about Can Adults Get Braces? Absolutely!
Week In Review: 05-19-16
When I hear the words Purple Power, I immediately think of Kenyon College, my alma mater. Purple is our color and we definitely derive power from it. It represents our school spirit. Here in Guilford, Purple Power represents spirit of a different kind… the kind of community spirit needed to encourage students to live substance free lifestyles. Development Assets for Youth (DAY) organizers have beenÂ painting the town purple this week to help promote awareness of the spread of opioid abuse. Jane Marchand (a former Remington Orthodontics patient) is the Youth Co-Chair and we couldn’t be more proud! To read the complete article written by Zoe Roos online, click here. [Read more…] about Purple Power!
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Week In Review: 5-13-16
Happy Friday the 13th! I hope it was a lucky day for all of you!
You may remember that for opening day we took a poll of favorite teams among our patients. Now that the teams have 30+ games under their belts, I thought we would follow up to see how they’re doing in the standings.
Our favorite Yankees are in fifth place in the AL East, with our second favorite Bo Sox in second. [Read more…] about How Are Our Teams Doing?
The American Association of Orthodontists outlines seven reasons why you may decide to seek orthodontic care and why an accredited orthodontist is the best professional to provide that care. [Read more…] about 7 Reasons Why An Accredited Orthodontist Should Provide Your Orthodontic Treatment
Week In Review 5-5-16
An orthodontic mouthguard is a thing of beauty… didn’t Shakespeare say that? No? Well maybe after you read this, you’ll be the one saying that.
I was in Park City, Utah at the Women in Dentistry Conference, where we were able to mix business,