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The Advantages of Digital Impressions in Orthodontics

The Advantages of Digital Impressions in Orthodontics In the field of orthodontics, technological advances have brought about significant changes in the way impressions of patients’ teeth are taken. Specifically, the introduction of digital impressions has been a game-changer, providing accuracy and comfort compared to traditional putty impressions. If you’re curious about how these innovations have transformed orthodontic treatment,

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Orthodontist Accepting Smile Direct Club Patients in San Antonio

ORTHODONTIST ACCEPTING SMILE DIRECT CLUB PATIENTS IN SAN ANTONIO Stone Oak Orthodontics: Where Your Smile Journey Takes a Joyful Turn for the Better Facing the closure of Smile Direct Club? No worries, Orthodontists Dr. Robert Norris, Dr. Ray Caesar, and Dr. Maria Eduarda Duarte are here to guide you back on the right orthodontic path! With two locations in

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Choosing the Right Dental Specialist

Choosing the Right Dental Specialist   The dilemma of selecting between a dentist, pedodontist, or orthodontist in San Antonio TX often perplexes consumers. The rationale behind opting for an orthodontist is clear: experience and specialized training. What are the Differences Between Dentists, Pedodontists, and Orthodontists? Dentists: All three—dentists, pedodontists, and orthodontists—are skilled in oral care. However, their expertise

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Navigating Orthodontics: The ABC’s

Navigating Orthodontics: The ABC’s At Stone Oak Orthodontics in San Antonio, TX discover the “ABC’s of Orthodontics”: “A” for age, “B” for braces, and “C” for cost and choices. This simplified approach is your gateway to understanding orthodontic care better. Age plays a vital role, particularly in orthodontics. Evaluations around age 7 can prevent future issues, and these assessments

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DIY Orthodontics: A Cautionary Tale

DIY Orthodontics: A Cautionary Tale In this age of limitless digital information and easy online access, the temptation to opt for do-it-yourself (DIY) solutions for almost anything has become enticing. However, when it comes to matters as intricate as aligning your teeth, DIY orthodontics might not only be ineffective but could pose severe risks to your dental health.

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It’s Never Too Late for Orthodontics

It’s Never Too Late for Orthodontics Orthodontic treatment has the power to enhance the appearance of individuals of all ages, from children to adults. In today’s society, people have become increasingly aware of the significance of cultivating and maintaining a beautiful smile. As our life expectancy continues to increase, the importance of having a healthy and attractive smile

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Your Smile’s Best Friends – Retainers

Tips for Protecting Your Retainers Are you ready to flaunt your new, straightened teeth? Congratulations, you made it! But, before you say goodbye to braces, make sure to wear your retainers to maintain your perfect smile. Wearing retainers not only means keeping them close by while you sleep or wearing them for the number of hours prescribed by

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Enhance Your Smile’s Health with These 5 Diet Tips

Enhance Your Smile’s Health with These 5 Diet Tips They say an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, and here at Stone Oak Orthodontics in San Antonio, TX, with the guidance of Orthodontists Dr. Robert Norris, Dr. Ray Caesar, and Dr. Maria Eduarda Duarte, we couldn’t agree more. In the pursuit of a vibrant and

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Candy, Costumes, and Cavities: A Guide to a Tooth-Friendly Halloween

Candy, Costumes, and Cavities: A Guide to a Tooth-Friendly Halloween Are you ready for the spine-tingling spookiness of Halloween? The costumes, the parties, and the haunted houses await. But lurking beneath the surface of this candy-coated holiday is a frightful menace – tooth decay! Yes, you heard it right, there’s nothing scarier than the thought of cavities creeping

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Smile Brighter this October: National Orthodontic Health Month!

Smile Brighter this October: National Orthodontic Health Month! October marks the start of cooler temperatures and Halloween festivities, but it also means it’s National Orthodontic Health Month! This month recognizes the impact that orthodontics has on patients’ lives, not just in terms of oral health but also in mental well-being. Straightening a crooked bite or fixing occlusion issues

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