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Clearing The Way To Straight Teeth (infographic)

Did you know that roughly 25 percent of orthodontic patients today are adults? Thanks to innovations in orthodontic care, you have more ways than ever to fix your smile. One of those options is Invisalign®. This system was developed with adults in mind. The clear aligners are more discreet than traditional braces. That means you can feel more comfortable wearing them in personal or professiona...


Our Orthodontic Care Can Be Convenient for You (video)

We use our blog to share information about the benefits of orthodontic care and the services that we offer for our patients throughout Indiana. But our patients are the best people to explain what treatment has done for them and could do for you. Theresa was a student at Purdue University when she saw a flyer for our services. With her busy schedule, our multiple locations made it easy for h...


You’re Not Too Old to Get a Straight Smile

You’re never too old to have a great smile. You’re also never too old to benefit from orthodontic care. Today, roughly 1 in 4 orthodontic patients in the United States is an adult. Across North America, nearly 1.5 million adults seek orthodontic care annually. A big part of the reason for that is the development of new teeth straightening options in the last few decades. It’s more than...


Retainers Help You Keep Your New Smile (video)

With any orthodontic treatment, you will need to wear a retainer when you are finished with your braces or aligners. For some people, a retainer is needed temporarily to ensure your teeth remain in their new positions. Other patients may need to wear retainers while they sleep for much longer to stop their teeth from shifting back to their original spots. In the video below, our own Dr. Tom ...


Should You Consider Surgical Orthodontics? (infographic)

Braces aren’t the only way to fix the alignment of your smile. In some cases, surgical orthodontics may be your best option. We understand that may seem intimidating at first, but this treatment is often the most effective way to create your dream smile. At Orthodontic Affiliates, our doctors work directly with an oral surgeon to plan your procedure. To find out if this could work for you ...


Getting Straight Teeth Can Be Convenient for You (video)

Getting braces as an adult is a big decision. Where you go for your treatment is equally important, which is why we are sharing Tiffanie’s story with you today. Tiffanie is one of many adult patients we have treated at Orthodontic Affiliates. In the video below, she discusses how our team and our multiple locations made her treatment more convenient. If you are interested in changing your ...


Understand the Benefits of a Straight Smile

Today, you have options when it comes to orthodontic care. You could get traditional or ceramic braces. Braces with “shape memory wire” can reduce the amount of time needed to complete your treatment. For a more discreet option, you may prefer something like Invisalign® clear aligners instead. While the right option for you can depend on a number of factors, the benefits of straight tee...


It’s Good to Have Options … for Straight Teeth (infographic)

You want straight teeth. So do your co-workers and friends. But that doesn’t mean you all want or need the same solution. That in and of itself is a good reason to visit a practice like Orthodontic Affiliates, where our doctors having the training, tools, and experience to help you in a variety of ways. We have several Indiana locations. We welcome you to schedule a consultation at any ...


How To Bring Less Attention To Your Braces! [VIDEO]

Straighten your teeth without bringing unwanted attention to your orthodontic treatment by choosing invisible braces! At Orthodontic Affiliates, adults and teens can avoid the awkwardness of metal braces by choosing from among our options in more discreet orthodontics in our seven Indiana locations. To learn more, check out today’s video! For a consultation at one of our Indiana locatio...


Make Time to Check on Your Child’s Smile

If you are looking into orthodontic care for your son or daughter, then you also need to know about dentofacial orthopedics. That last term may be new to you, but it is an integral part of what we do at all of our Indiana locations. It’s also why an orthodontist is your best bet for creating a smile that your child will want to share for decades to come. Today, we’ll discuss what dentofa...

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