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

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 rock the “metal” look. When it comes to esthetic treatment, clear braces and Invisalign are […]

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Three Reasons for Orthodontic Treatment as an Adult

A smile is an incredible asset, and our adult patients agree that it is never too late for improvement. Orthodontic treatment at later stages in life can dramatically improve your smile, but there are other reasons to seek treatment as well! 1. Improved Esthetics This one’s a no-brainer. Straight teeth are esthetically more pleasing than […]

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PROPEL Accelerated Orthodontics

PROPEL Accelerated Orthodontics in Bakersfield, CA Perhaps the most popular question in any orthodontic treatment consultation, “How long is it going to take?” Weddings, senior photos, proms, formals, quinceneras and lots of life events can happen in the course of a normal comprehensive orthodontic treatment time of 27 months. Advances in bracket design, wire technology […]

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Does My Child Need A Palatal Expander?

One of our most popular questions from concerned parents is, “Does my child need a palatal expander?” Many times, our answer to the expander question is “No,” which is difficult for some parents to take in after hearing other opinions on the subject. In fact, many parents aren’t exactly clear on what a palatal expander […]

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