Tag Archives: Adult Orthodontics

Crozats and Crozat Treatment, Bakersfield CA

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We love it when patients have specific questions about their treatment options, and love it even more when our patients have done their homework before their consultation with us. Here at our office, we offer the latest techniques in orthodontics … Continue reading

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Clarity Ceramic Braces vs Invisalign. What’s the difference?

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There are many people out there who would love to have straighter teeth, but are put off by the look of metal braces. Fortunately, there are treatment options that are much more esthetically pleasing for those who would rather not … Continue reading

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KCDS Study Club – Recommended Photography Equipment

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Last week at the first meeting of the re-branded KCDS Study Club, we presented a simple, affordable digital photography setup for clinical photos, both intraoral and extraoral. Digital Dental Photography Setup   Canon SL1 Digital Camera – Body only – … Continue reading

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What is the Difference between an Orthodontist and a Dentist that does Orthodontics?

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What is the Difference between an Orthodontist and a Dentist that does Orthodontics? I get this question all of the time. In fact, I’ve been hearing it more and more lately, which is a good thing! It means that patients … Continue reading

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Treatment of Underbites

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Class III malocclusions, more commonly known as “underbites”, are arguably the most difficult types of conditions to treat in orthodontics, especially when a patient has a skeletal pattern that tends toward an open bite. Class III malocclusions are where the … Continue reading

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Micro-Esthetics in Orthodontic Treatment – Achieving the Best Results

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Achieving the best orthodontic treatment results often involves more than just alignment of teeth. Sometimes, the shape of teeth themselves will not allow for ideal placement, or supporting gum tissues are insufficient for optimal esthetics. In these cases, changes on … Continue reading

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Quarterly Drawing Winner – June 2014

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  Quarterly Drawing Winner, June 2014 Thanks to everyone who participated in our quarterly drawing for 4 Magic Mountain tickets! Keep brushing, flossing, bringing your retainer to your appointments (if you have one), and avoiding broken brackets and wires for … Continue reading

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