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20 posts tagged with "braces"

5 Reasons to Straighten Your Smile This Year

5 Reasons to Straighten Your Smile This Year
At Orthodontic Associates, we believe that everyone has a reason to straighten their smile. Options such as Invisalign clear aligners or traditional braces now come with more affordable options for everyone. 2019 is the year to treat yourself! Read More

OKC Woman Given More Confident, Happy Adult Life with Braces

OKC Woman Given More Confident, Happy Adult Life with Braces
As a child who was teased for her crooked smile, Lisa Fulks decided to straighten her teeth as a young adult with Orthodontic Associates back in 2006. Her straight, beautiful smile was well worth it and gave her the boost in confidence she needed to take more risks in life, accept new jobs, make new friends and even go back to school. Read More

Edmond Mom Straightens Teeth (Again!) with Teen Son

Edmond Mom Straightens Teeth (Again!) with Teen Son
Edmond, OK mom Robyn Miller decided to straighten her teeth for a second time after taking her teenage son Noah to the orthodontist to get braces. Adult braces helped fix her uncomfortable bite and daily headaches, while teen braces has helped Noah's sleep apnea. 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

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

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

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

Say Hello to Digital Impressions of Your Teeth

Say Hello to Digital Impressions of Your Teeth
When you were a kid about to get braces, you probably have memories of messy impressions taken of your teeth for a model. At our offices, we have said goodbye to messy, awkward impressions when starting treatment, and have gone digital! Read More

How Kids Can Maintain Good Oral Hygiene During Orthodontic Treatment

How Kids Can Maintain Good Oral Hygiene During Orthodontic Treatment
Maintaining good oral health during orthodontic treatment is especially important for kids, because dental decay is one of the most common childhood diseases. Read more about how you can stay healthy while wearing braces or Invisalign. Read More

Importance of Gum Care with Braces

Importance of Gum Care with Braces
In honor of National Gum Care Awareness Month, we interviewed Dr. Brian Amy here in Oklahoma City about the importance of gum care for your health, especially during orthodontic treatment. Read More