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Keeping Your Braces Clean (While You’re at School) Marietta, GA

Keeping Your Braces Clean (While You’re at School)

Marietta GA Orthodontic Treatments for Teens

Is your student about to head back to school? In braces? Here are some important tips to help them minimize bad breath, food stuck between brackets, and keep their smile healthy while they’re away from home. Pack an Oral Care Kit With more kids in braces, it’s not as “weird” to brush your teeth at…

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Incorporating Orthodontics into Your Perio Treatment

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If you’re someone who has experienced symptoms of gum disease (aka periodontitis or periodontal disease) you may have other things on your mind than orthodontics. But truth be told, incorporating braces or clear aligners into your periodontal treatment plan could help you regain control over your oral health and reduce the severity of your infection.…

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Summertime Tips for Braces Wearers

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At East Cobb Orthodontics, it’s common to see plenty of braces repairs during the summer, due to kids’ activities. To prevent things like broken brackets, irritated lips, or orthodontic emergencies, here are some important tips to keep in mind. Wear an Athletic Mouthguard Involved in sports? Even independent activities during social distancing can lead to…

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Will I Need to Wear Braces Longer Because of COVID-19?

Teen Girl Wearing Braces

So with COVID-19 closures affecting orthodontic offices across the United States, how does that impact people like you, who are currently wearing braces? It’s safe to assume that you’ll likely see a bit of a hold up when it comes to your treatment results. If you were originally set to get your braces off in…

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What to do During an Orthodontic Emergency

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If you’re dealing with an orthodontic problem during COVID-19 dental office closures, take a deep breath. Even though we’re practicing “social distancing” during the coronavirus pandemic, our Marietta orthodontist is still here to provide urgent care services and emergency appointments. That being said, most orthodontic emergencies are issues that you can address at home without…

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How to Pay for Invisalign

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Invisalign is an excellent alternative to traditional braces in Marietta, Georgia. Luckily, a nearly invisible, metal-free orthodontic treatment doesn’t mean more cost for you. Invisalign is generally the same price as traditional braces and with the following different ways to pay for this treatment, everyone can enjoy the smile they’ve always wanted. Dental Insurance If…

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Brushing Your Teeth with Braces

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Once you get braces from our Marietta, Georgia orthodontist, caring for your teeth is more important than ever. Here are some tips on how you should be brushing your smile with braces. Best Type of Toothbrush to Use with Braces If using a manual toothbrush, make sure that it’s a soft bristled brush. Anything harder…

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Can Braces Move Dental Implants?

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A dental implant is a great, permanent way to replace a missing tooth. To perform this procedure, a titanium post (the implant) is set into your jaw bone where it recreates the root of a tooth. An artificial tooth on top of the implant (known as a crown) is attached. Once complete, you have a…

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How To Clean a Lingual Wire

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Once you’ve completed your orthodontic treatment in Marietta, Georgia,  we will place a lingual wire across the back of your teeth to help ensure that they continue to stay in place and a relapse doesn’t occur. Cleaning Your Lingual Wire Cleaning your lingual wire is very important to ensure that your teeth stay healthy. To…

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Lingual Wire vs. Vivera Retainer

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When you finish your orthodontic treatment in Marietta, Georgia and have the straight teeth you’ve always wanted, you’ll want to ensure that your smile stays that way.  To help prevent relapse, you’ll need to wear a retainer. Typically, there are two kinds of maintenance protocols that are used. The first is a lingual wire, and…

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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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