Categories for Braces

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Overbite vs. Underbite: How Can an Orthodontist Help?

- February 7, 2024 5:10 pm

Overbites and underbites are orthodontic issues related to how your upper and lower teeth align. While usually not a cause for concern, in extreme cases, orthodontic intervention may be required to correct any issues present. Read our blog post to learn how orthodontics can help address the issues presented by both misalignments.

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The Different Types of Braces

- December 31, 2023 8:52 pm

Check out our blog post to learn about the different types of braces available at Summit Family Orthodontics.

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Why Are Retainers So Important?

- December 30, 2022 3:07 am

In our blog post, we explain why it's critical to wear your retainers after you finish orthodontic treatment.

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Signs You Need Orthodontic Treatment

- November 22, 2022 7:51 pm

In our blog post, we explore 3 issues that orthodontic treatment can address. Please contact us to schedule a consultation to learn if you'd benefit from orthodontic treatment.

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What Happens if I Have an Underbite?

- March 31, 2022 5:05 pm

An underbite is a relatively common issue among Americans. It occurs when the lower teeth extend out farther than the […]