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4 Ways to Clean Around Orthodontic Brackets Marietta, GA

4 Ways to Clean Around Orthodontic Brackets

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Welcome to the world of braces! Orthodontic treatment is often the beginning of a journey to straighter teeth and a smile you feel proud of. Taking care of your smile will be a bit different with braces and may require some extra time to make sure it’s done correctly. Here are 4 methods you can…

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Can Braces Fix the Gap Between My Front Teeth?

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When we think of braces, we usually only consider the crooked teeth we may have. However, braces can be used for so much more. Orthodontics can help with the alignment of teeth, which alleviates tension on the TMJ once your bite is straight. Braces are also a simple way to close gaps between teeth. A…

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What Are Ceramic Braces?

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When it comes to straightening your teeth, there are several treatment options available from our Marietta orthodontist. Traditional braces, as well as clear braces, clear aligner therapy, lingual braces that go on the back side of your teeth, and ceramic braces are the most common. How Are Ceramic Braces Different? Ceramic braces us the same…

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Why Does It Matter If A Child Loses Teeth Too Soon?

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Did you know that children who experience early tooth loss can have more complex orthodontic needs as adults? Many parents overlook the importance of their child’s baby teeth, but they actually play a major role in the development of permanent teeth. Why Does It Matter If A Child Loses Teeth When a child loses teeth…

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Am I Too Old for Invisalign?

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Did you know that most of our Invisalign clients are adults? As a discreet braces option, Invisalign was designed with busy adults in mind. Especially since they’re removable and only require occasional (short) trips to our office. But you might be wondering, “Am I too old for Invisalign” altogether. Here’s what you need to know:…

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Making Braces/Aligners Part of Your Gum Disease Care Plan

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Are you experiencing symptoms of aggressive gum disease, periodontitis, or periodontal disease? Teeth straightening might be the last thing on your mind. However, braces and clear aligners can help you regain control of your oral health and decrease the severity of your infection when used in combination with your periodontal treatment plan. Here’s why: Straighter…

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What Happens When Your Child Sees an Orthodontist for the First Time?

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You’ve probably heard talk about when it’s the best time for your child or teen to see an orthodontist. Here’s what you need to know about your child’s first orthodontic evaluation with our office in Marietta. What Age Should My Child See an Orthodontist? Experts recommend that children have their first orthodontic evaluation by age…

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Can You Whiten With Invisalign? YES!

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Invisalign is the clear braces alternative that offers a discreet way to straighten your teeth without the need for metal wires and brackets. As you enjoy the transformation of correcting your bite, you can also choose to whiten your teeth during the process for a quick smile makeover. How to Whiten with Invisalign Aligners Invisalign…

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What Are Bonded Lingual Retainers? Why Do I Need One?

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After braces are removed, orthodontists recommend an upper removable retainer and place a permanent, or fixed, lower lingual (tongue-side) retainer on your bottom front teeth. Both appliances are designed to maintain the teeth’s new position. Causes of Movement After Treatment Without a retainer, teeth can relapse back into their old position over time once the…

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Should I Close the Gap Between My Two Front Teeth?

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Do you have a gap between your two front teeth? We call these spaces a “diastema.” Diastemas come in all shapes and sizes. Some of the most recognizable people with diastemas include celebrities like Michael Strahan and Madonna, among countless others. Gaps between top front teeth vary in width. Some are as narrow as a…

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Our Patient Reviews

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Based on 227 reviews

My experience with braces was excellent. The staff at East Cobb Orthodontics are all professional and caring people. The facility is clean and bright. The time that was projected was accurate. I highly recommend East Cobb Orthodontics!

Irene B.

Everybody here is always nice and answers any questions I may have. They are very considerate when it comes to treatment because they know how uncomfortable it may be sometimes. I definitely recommend this to anyone looking for a beautiful smile.

Sophia B.

East Cobb Orthodontics is very modern in their way of approaching orthodontics. They also make sure that you know what they are doing and what they plan on doing in the future.

Frank H.

I would recommend East Cobb Orthodontics to everyone! The staff is incredibly nice and helpful, always greeting you with a smile. I have enjoyed my time at East Cobb Orthodontics, and I am especially thankful for the wonderful smile they have given me.

Alex E.

Dr I's office is so friendly and fun! My daughter and I got braces together. No matter how many extra visits we needed for poking wires, extra rubber bands or wax, the staff was always very understanding and accommodating. I would recommend Dr I's orthodontics to anyone who wants a beautiful smile and lots of fun along the way!

Laura L.

My experience at East Cobb Orthodontics was a very positive one. Not only was every one of the employees nice and welcoming but they all remember your name and make you feel like you are apart of their family. I would highly recommend them because the service is great and my teeth have never looked better.

Isabella S.

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