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Deep Bite Or The “Hidden” Teeth

Deep bites are one of these problems that we need to address and explain to our patients so that they understand the risks and advantages behind their correction.

Sep 12, 2021
Vas do Clear Aligners work

Do Clear Aligners Really Work? Yes, And Here’s How

We recently had the pleasure of speaking with Dr. Vas Srinivasan* of Invisible Orthodontics in Australia. Dr. Vas gave us his expert input in order to answer a question we frequently hear, “Do clear aligners really work?”

Sep 03, 2021
Teen surfing Clear Aligners

Day & Nighttime Aligners: What Are The Differences?

Recently, I have been approached by patients asking about the difference in daytime versus nighttime aligners and if I had a professional opinion about them. Because nighttime clear aligners are relatively new and widespread information has been limited, I thought it would be a good topic for an educational post.

Sep 02, 2021
Man on beach with Spark Aligners

How Aligners Work: Determining If Clear Aligners Are Right For You

Mike Mayhew, DDS, MS, received his dental education from the University of North Carolina with dual-specialty degrees in pediatric dentistry and orthodontics. He is board-certified in both specialties and operates two dual-specialty practices.

Aug 26, 2021
Dischinger straight teeth without braces

Is It Possible To Get Straight Teeth Without Braces?

My wife and I were at a party having a discussion with a couple we had just met. Upon finding out I was an orthodontist, the wife says, ‘Sorry to talk business with you, but can you really straighten teeth without braces nowadays? Do those clear things really work?’

Aug 25, 2021
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How To Determine If Clear Aligners Are Right For You

My name is Mike DePascale and I am an orthodontist in southeastern Connecticut. I graduated from the University of Maryland orthodontics program in 2017, after which I joined Kozlowski Orthodontics, a practice that focuses on the highest quality treatment, efficient orthodontics, and an amazing patient experience.

Aug 24, 2021