The Importance of Early Treatment

Although most orthodontic patients begin treatment in their teens once all their permanent teeth are in place, orthodontics can benefit patients of all ages, especially young children! In fact, the American Association of Orthodontists recommends every child has an initial screening before they start third grade. Even if early treatment isn’t necessary right away (and, Read More

Everything You Need To Know About Retainers

The Glass Orthodontics team is so appreciative of all the hard work and dedication that you put into improving your smile. We’re proud of you for sticking to your treatment plan and taking good care of your teeth throughout the orthodontic process! Now that you’re reaching the end of the active phase of your treatment, Read More

How to Care for Your Clear Aligners

Straightening your teeth with Invisalign clear aligners is a great choice for your smile! The simple, yet innovative Invisalign system is one of the simplest ways to improve your oral health and achieve a confident smile with Glass Orthodontics. Clear aligners are our most popular alternative to braces here in our community, and it’s not Read More

Recognizing And Treating Your Child’s Misaligned Jaw

It almost goes without saying that, as parents, we know you always want the best for your children. But how can you tell when your child needs orthodontic treatment? Recognizing and treating your child’s misaligned jaw and other major orthodontic issues is a common point of concern for parents, and the team at Glass Orthodontics Read More

How To Care For Your Smile Between Orthodontic Visits

At Glass Orthodontics, your smile is our top priority, and while we’ve all faced some major changes throughout the past year, that fact hasn’t changed! We’ve all faced challenges due to COVID-19 but we’re thankful our community has made it through it all together. As we settle into our new routines, we’re reflecting on what Read More

Bad Habits to Break That Can Give Your Smile a Boost

Here at Glass Orthodontics, we’re passionate about helping patients of all ages achieve healthy, confident smiles. Our team hands out a lot of helpful advice on keeping smiles in shape, but one of the most important pieces of wisdom we have to offer is simple: get a good dental hygiene routine going and stick to Read More

Are Braces or Invisalign Better for My Smile?

Are braces or Invisalign better for my smile? When you begin exploring the idea of orthodontic treatment, it’s not unusual to end up with an entire laundry list of questions about the process. Choosing to straighten your smile is a big decision, and you should have as much information as possible about everything treatment involves.  Read More

The Benefits Of An Orthodontist Vs. Direct-To-Consumer Aligners

If you’ve been anywhere near a TV, computer, or smartphone recently, chances are you’ve seen an ad for clear aligners you can have sent straight to your home. Here at Glass Orthodontics, we’ve certainly noticed an increase in the number of direct-to-consumer (DTC) companies promising patients an alternative way to straighten their teeth. It’s easy Read More

How Much Do Braces Cost?

When it comes to orthodontic treatment, one of the questions we get most often here at Glass Orthodontics is “how much do braces cost?” With multiple treatment options to choose from and customized treatment plans for every patient, the answer to that question will depend on a few different variables! These include: The type of Read More

Three Questions To Ask When Choosing An Orthodontist

Choosing to improve your oral health and straighten your smile with orthodontic treatment is a big decision! You don’t want to trust your teeth to anything less than an experienced orthodontic practice, but you may not be sure where to start. Here at Glass Orthodontics, we want you to feel empowered and educated from the Read More