At-Home Orthodontics – Buyer Beware!

In this new age of YouTube, Amazon and 3D printing, I’ve had a lot of questions about at-home clear aligner treatment to straighten teeth. With slogans such as “Straighten your teeth for 60% less than braces”, “Get straight teeth in months” and “You shouldn’t have to pay a fortune for a smile you’ll love,”   […]

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Crozats and Crozat Treatment, Bakersfield CA

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 and dentofacial orthopedics based on patient comfort, clinical efficiency and scientific evidence. I’ve recently had […]

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Online Account Access

We are pleased to announce HIPPA-compliant secure online access to your account via our website! Setting up access is simple: Visit our website at www.orthoarts.com and click “Patient Login” Click “Register Responsible Party” and enter your e-mail address Your password will be emailed to you. After your account is activated, you will have access to: […]

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Quarterly Drawing Winner – May 2015

Thanks to everyone who participated in our quarterly drawing for 4 Hurricane Harbor tickets! Keep brushing, flossing, bringing your retainer to your appointments (if you have one), and avoiding broken brackets and wires for more chances to win! See the video below to find out who won. Next up is 6 tickets to Rush Air […]

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Treatment of Underbites

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 lower first molar is more anterior (or more towards the front of the mouth) than […]

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