Orthodontic Patient Testimonials and News

The Perfect Holiday Gifts for Your Loved One's Smile!

The Perfect Holiday Gifts for Your Loved One's Smile!
Gift your loved one with Opalescence Go®, the newest whitening trays on the market, and a Philips Sonicare toothbrush! 10% off this month only! Both products are available for purchase at all three of our offices in OKC and Edmond. Read More

Edmond Teen Straighten's His Teeth for a Confident Life

Edmond Teen Straighten's His Teeth for a Confident Life
Seventeen-year-old Matthew of Edmond, OK decided to straighten his teeth with braces. He recently shared with us what his experience with orthodontic treatment was like and how having straight teeth has impacted his life. Read More

Stay Ahead of Your Bite Problem

Stay Ahead of Your Bite Problem
Your bite is the way your teeth meet and come together. A healthy bite allows for the best function of your mouth, teeth and jaw allowing you to chew and talk properly. An unhealthy bite can cause jaw discomfort, enamel wear, speech difficulties, or problems chewing and eating certain foods. Read More

Top 5 Orthodontic Friendly Halloween Candy

Top 5 Orthodontic Friendly Halloween Candy
Five orthodontic-friendly candy recommendations for patients this halloween. Read More

How is an Orthodontist Different from a Dentist?

How is an Orthodontist Different from a Dentist?
Seeing both an orthodontist and a dentist is important for your oral health. Although both professions are similar, they have some differences that you should consider before straightening your teeth. Read More

Edmond, OK Mom Now Gives a Full Smile for Selfies with Her Kids

Edmond, OK Mom Now Gives a Full Smile for Selfies with Her Kids
Edmond wife, small business owner and mom of four Jacqueline Farley spent most of her life covering her teeth when laughing or smiling for pictures. Although the bullying that she experienced throughout childhood stopped as she reached adulthood, her low self-esteem hung around. After getting adult braces just shy of turning 30, Jacqueline says that orthodontic treatment changed her life. Read More

5 Most Common Questions We Hear About Invisalign Treatment

5 Most Common Questions We Hear About Invisalign Treatment
We get all sorts of questions about Invisalign clear aligners, the most popular and trendy way to straighten your teeth today. Below are 5 questions we hear the most from our patients and parents in OKC and Edmond. Read More

What Does it Mean to be a Diamond Plus Invisalign Provider and a Top 10 Provider of Invisalign Teen?

What Does it Mean to be a Diamond Plus Invisalign Provider and a Top 10 Provider of Invisalign Teen?
Invisalign ranks Oklahoma's Orthodontic Associates as a Diamond Plus Provider and a Top 10 Provider for Invisalign Teen treatment out of 9,000 orthodontists nationally. But as a patient you might be wondering, what does all that mean? Read More

OKC Mom of 3 Gets Braces for a Second Time in Her Life

OKC Mom of 3 Gets Braces for a Second Time in Her Life
"Of all the anti-aging tips I have to give, correcting your teeth is at the very top!" patient Wendy Newell said about her adult orthodontic treatment. Read More

Q and A with a Braces Loving OKC Bride

Q and A with a Braces Loving OKC Bride
Current patient Karissa, age 27, decided to get braces for the first time as an adult while engaged to be married. Turns out, she loves wearing her braces – even in her engagement pictures! Read More

4 Ways to Know If Your Child Needs Orthodontic Braces - Oklahoma City, OK

4 Ways to Know If Your Child Needs Orthodontic Braces - Oklahoma City, OK
It’s no joke that kids grow fast. At the same time, their adult teeth are growing in quickly too! We have listed several ways to know for sure if it’s time for your child to see an orthodontist and possibly get braces Read More

OKC Teen with Down Syndrome Benefits from Orthodontic Braces

OKC Teen with Down Syndrome Benefits from Orthodontic Braces
Even though orthodontic treatment was necessary to fix Jeana’s bite and crooked teeth, Jeana's mom Debbie was apprehensive about how she might tolerate getting braces, because she has Down syndrome. Read More

Retainers Are For Life

Retainers Are For Life
You might wonder why you must wear a retainer for the rest of your life if we already fixed your smile. Read More

Local Teen Braves Braces During start of Singing Career

Local Teen Braves Braces During start of Singing Career
It’s not often we think about performers having to get orthodontic treatment. But Olivia came to Orthodontic Associates happy to have her smile perfected for future, inspiring performances. Read More

The Dangers of Thumb Sucking and Pacifiers

The Dangers of Thumb Sucking and Pacifiers
As babies grow into toddlers, soothing methods must change too. Often children continue sucking on their thumb or pacifier as they grow older, which can become harmful to their teeth alignment and jaw development as they are still growing. Read More

Local Woman Thankful for Adult Orthodontic Treatment

Local Woman Thankful for Adult Orthodontic Treatment
As an adult, Ryan held off on orthodontic treatment at first, because she thought it might be too vain to get braces as an adult. But she realized that taking care of yourself, no matter how old you are, only increases your self confidence and benefits your health. Read More

2017-18 OA Calendar Winners

2017-18 OA Calendar Winners
This past Spring, we asked our patients to submit photos of their lovely smiles for a chance to be published in our annual calendar and win cash prizes. We also asked them to tell us why they love their smile, and the answers we received touched our hearts. We wanted to share our top three winners and their inspiring quotes. To get a free calendar that follows the 2017-18 OKC metro school closings, feel free to stop by one of our three offices to grab one! Read More

Teen's Confidence Restored with Braces

Teen's Confidence Restored with Braces
When Emily Pearson was is first grade, her classmates nicknamed her “beaver teeth,” because her front teeth stuck out poorly. Bravely, she would put on a smile each day and laugh with her friends, but she was deeply hurting inside. Read More

Two Mom's Lives Transformed by Donated Treatment

Two Mom's Lives Transformed by Donated Treatment
When we donated treatment to patients Jalisha and Alexandra, we never realized the impact we’d be making in their lives. Read More

The Importance of Mouth Guards for All Sports

The Importance of Mouth Guards for All Sports
The last thing we want to see as orthodontists are beautiful, healthy smiles injured in sporting activities, especially when they could have been prevented. Mouth guards, along with the other necessary protective equipment for sports, are necessary to protect the health and safety of your teeth, lips, cheeks and face. Read More