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How to Decide if Invisalign is Right for You near Menlo Park, CA

by Palo Alto Orthodontics on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 1:04 PM
 
 
 

Are Clear Braces Better Than Traditional Braces in Palo Alto CA?

by Palo Alto Orthodontics on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 7:26 AM
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Dr. Jenny Yoo-Park, Dr. Sona Bekmezian and the team at Palo Alto Orthodontics offer their patients that live in or work near Palo Alto CA the latest and most advanced treatments available today, including clear braces. Patients considering different treatment approaches to their orthodontic needs can choose traditional braces, clear braces, lingual braces, or clear thermoplastic aligners. But what are clear braces? Are they better than metal ones?

 

What are “traditional” braces? What are clear braces?   

Traditional metal braces are made of metal brackets and wires that attach to the front surfaces of the...

Can Pre-Teens Get Invisalign Teen Too?

by Palo Alto Orthodontics on Friday, April 28, 2017 8:16 AM
 

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Invisalign is a quickly growing alternative to traditional braces. Imagine, if you will, a set of braces that cannot be seen. That is the major selling point of Invisalign. From teens to adults, the craze of a perfect smile without the stigma of being called “metal mouth” is very appealing. Invisalign costs around the same as a pair of regular braces and allows you to eat a greater variety of foods. They require a few simple cleanings every day, and can be taken out and put back in. And unlike braces, Invisalign require only about 20 hours of use – rather than the 24/7 hours of use with traditional metal braces. Plus, braces can't be taken out and often cause sores and pain from the various metal parts, much worse than the minimal discomfort of Invisalign aligners....

Dr. Yoo-Park and Dr. Bezmekian Teaches You the Best Way to Clean your Invisalign in Menlo Park CA

by Palo Alto Orthodontics on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 9:48 AM
 

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Treatment with Invisalign clear aligners by Dr. Jenny Yoo-Park, Dr. Sona Bezmekian and the team at Palo Alto Orthodontics delivers straight teeth and healthy smiles to patients that live in work work near Menlo Park CA and throughout San Mateo County CA. Invisalign has become a more popular alternative to traditional metal braces. Because they are made of a clear thermoplastic, the Invisalign trays are nearly invisible. They can be stained, however, and must be cleaned conscientiously to continue to be discreet and effective for the wearer. Well-maintained aligner trays promote cleaner teeth and help retard bad breath odors.

 

Keep it Clean.

• Keep your aligners odor-free, hygienic, and clear with the...

I Lost One Of My Invisalign Trays in Redwood City CA

by Palo Alto Orthodontics on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 9:35 AM
 

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Dr. Jenny Yoo-park, Dr. Sona Bezmekian and the professionals at Palo Alto Orthodontics know that their patients that live in or work near Redwood City CA have full, active lives. It’s easy to lose one’s keys, wallet, or phone. Because of the convenient, removable aspect of Invisalign clear aligners, it can be easy also to lose the clear thermoplastic trays.

 

Invisalign clear aligners need to be worn to be effective. It’s important to keep track of them when they’re not being worn, and during cleaning, brushing, and flossing. The Invisalign trays...

How To Get The Best Outcome When it Comes to Braces in Mountain View CA

by Palo Alto Orthodontics on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 10:15 AM


Dr. Jenny Yoo-Park, Dr. Sona Bezmekian and the team of professionals at Palo Alto Orthodontics understand that orthodontic treatment with braces for patients living in or working near Mountain View CA is an investment of time and money for their patients. They give their patients in Santa Clara County CA a thorough understanding of how to get the best outcome from wearing braces. 

Best Practices 1. Maintain good oral hygiene habits: Wearing braces requires the patient to practice good brushing and flossing regimens. Your orthodontist will instruct you on how to clean your braces properly and how to floss without interfering with your archwires....

What Is the Difference Between Invisalign and Invisalign Teen in Atherton CA?

by Palo Alto Orthodontics on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 1:39 PM
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Invisalign and Invisalign Teen are two different products. The differences between the two might not be significant to the casual observer, but it is important to know the differences between Invisalign and Invisalign Teen when considering orthodontic treatment near Atherton, CA. Dr. Jenny Yoo-Park, Dr. Sona Bezmekian and the team at Palo Alto Orthodontics know the differences and the most appropriate circumstances in which each is effective. Palo Alto Orthodontics serves patients of all ages in San Mateo County CA

What is Invisalign? Invisalign...

When Can My Child Get Braces in North Fair Oaks CA?

by Palo Alto Orthodontics on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 8:21 AM
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While orthodontic treatment can start in patients as young as six years old, it is less about what age one can get braces than it is at what age they are ready for braces. Each child’s teeth develop differently, and that makes the appropriate age for braces differ as well. Some tips from. Dr. Jenny Yoo-Park  and Dr. Sona Bezmekian of Palo Alto Orthodontics can help you determine if your child will need braces near North Fair Oaks, CA and if/when they should start treatment. She also provided these services to patients that live in the San Mateo County area.

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What Problems Can Invisalign Teen in Menlo Park CA Correct?

by Palo Alto Orthodontics on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 8:40 AM
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Invisalign Teen is a great alternative to traditional orthodontic treatment or metal braces for teenagers. If you’ve been apprehensive about the thought of metal braces, than Invisalign Teen is the perfect choice. During your initial visit at our office near Menlo Park CA, Dr. Jenny Yoo-Park and Dr. Sona Bezmekian and the team at Palo Alto Orthodontics will take an impression of your teeth as they are now and digitize it. Using special software, Palo Alto Orthodontics will look at the current positioning of your teeth and compare it to the way your teeth should look after getting Invisalign Teen near Menlo Park.

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How To Make Your Invisalign Treatment Quick and Easy in North Fair Oaks CA

by Palo Alto Orthodontics on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 2:01 PM
 

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With the Invisalign system, patients that live in or work near North Fair Oaks CA can enjoy comfortable and easy orthodontic treatment. The series of plastic aligners makes for getting a straighter smile in less noticeable, but still effective way. Treatment offered from Invisalign in North Fair Oaks CA as well as in the San Mateo County CA area, offers benefits that we don’t see in the traditional metal braces, giving Palo Alto Orthodontics patients a reason to choose Invisalign for themselves. Although Invisalign offers an almost invisible fix to the alignment...
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