Monthly Archives: May 2014

The tooth about braces

A report from Aquila Style: Sometimes there’s no gain without some pain. Cahya Meythasari shares the ups and downs of straightening her teeth. I have been wearing dental braces since 2008 to straighten my teeth. My two top canine teeth were protruding and frequently dug into my inside cheeks, and I suffered repeated episodes of […]

Dr. Ray McLendon’s Clear Choice Orthodontic Associates Named a Presenting …

A report from The Paper Magazine: THE WOODLANDS, TX (May 27, 2014) – The team of doctors who create beautiful smiles for families in The Woodlands, Dr. Ray McLendon’s Clear Choice Orthodontic Associates, will serve as a Presenting Festival Sponsor for the 17th Annual Red, Hot & Blue Festival produced by The Woodlands Convention and […]

New Propel method speeds up orthodontic treatments

A report from Los Altos Town Crier: Details Published on Wednesday, 21 May 2014 01:04 Written by David R. Boschken, – Special to the Town Crier courtesy of Dr. David R. BoschkenThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration-approved Propel technique accelerates a patient’s orthodontic treatment with no recovery time required. There are myriad reasons why people […]

Align Technology Awards $270000 as Part of Its University Research Award …

A report from MarketWatch: SAN JOSE, CA, May 19, 2014 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — Align Technology, Inc. /quotes/zigman/84731/delayed/quotes/nls/algn ALGN -1.48% today announced awards totaling $ 270,000 in new research funding to eight universities in North America and six international universities for projects seeking to better understand orthodontic treatment and use of orthodontic scanners. “This is […]

Braces Are A Fitting Choice For Patients Young And Old

A report from DigitalJournal.com: Advanced Total Dental Care cares about treating malocclusion and improving oral health of the Silver Spring dentistry patients. SILVER SPRING, MD, May 18, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ — Orthodontic treatment isn’t only for younger patients. Adults also may need an orthodontic intervention, and that’s why a diverse selection of braces has been created. […]

Exeter braces boom no surprise to dentist

A report from Exeter Express and Echo: Comments (0) Exeter residents are straightening up and smiling again. As reported in the Echo, the city has seen a 175 per cent increase in demand for braces in just 12 months. Exeter dentist Dr Grant Macree of The Whyte House dental practice is not surprised by the results. […]

Myths and facts about cosmetic orthodontics: addressing common patients …

A report from Dentistry IQ: Copyright Dreamstime.com A beautiful smile is important to many. With so many adults in our practices with misaligned teeth, shouldn’t cosmetic orthodontics become a bigger part of your treatment planning? In the past, many adults were afraid to wear orthodontic braces because they were either embarrassed to wear brackets or […]

State sues Xerox over Medicaid payments for braces

A report from Houston Chronicle: Texas officials sued Xerox Corp. and canceled its half-billion-dollar contract Friday, putting a dramatic end to one of the state’s biggest contractor relationships after years of investigations and reports of improper Medicaid spending on dental braces. Attorney General Greg Abbott alleged in a lawsuit filed in Travis County that the […]