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5 Myths About Orthodontics

Orthodontics is the practice of straightening teeth and giving you a better bite. At our northern Indiana orthodontic office, Orthodontic Affiliates, we have been helping patients overcome their alignment issues for years. Our friendly staff treats every patients like a member of their own family, and we have modern ways to improve your smile — some you may have heard of and some you may have ...


The Top Benefits of Invisalign

As orthodontists, we’ve seen just about every alignment or bite issues you can imagine. We’re proud to offer elite orthodontic care to the communities of Valparaiso, Munster, Portage, Michigan City, Lowell, St. John and Merrillville. We’ve helped countless youngsters and adults overcome their smile flaws. Orthodontic Affiliates understands how a straight, healthy smile can improve your a...


A New Smile For A New Year With Clear Braces [PHOTO]

Any adult with crooked teeth has a difficult decision about how to get the straight smile they’ve always wanted. That’s because traditional metal braces are quite disruptive to your appearance around peers and colleagues your own age. But with clear ceramic braces at Orthodontic Affiliates, you can straighten your teeth discreetly. Look at the difference our orthodontic treatment made ...


All You Want For Christmas Is Straight Teeth! [PHOTO]

It’s never too soon to start your Christmas shopping for next year! That’s because you have so many options in orthodontic treatment at Orthodontic Affiliates! Your beautiful, straight smile could be a reality by this time next year with Invisalign treatment in one of our convenient Indiana locations. Just look at today’s before and after photo to see the stunning difference a st...


Are Clear Ceramic Braces Right For You?

Clear ceramic braces are a relatively new development in straightening teeth.   When most people think about someone wearing traditional braces, they typically think of children and teens. The stories of embarrassed young people with a “mouthful of metal” are legion. It’s undeniable that, for many children and teens, having to wear traditional braces is a challenge to their self-esteem ...


Solve The TMJ Mystery!

You might not know that some orthodontists treat more than teeth. One of the things that Top Indiana orthodontist Dr. Surber and  Dr. Schmidt treat is a particular condition that can cause a bewildering array of symptoms. Usually, the people with those particular issues don’t seek out a dental professional for treatment. Instead, the issues tend to come up during other dental care. At Orthodont...


How Can A Straight Smile Help You? [QUIZ]

If you have crooked teeth or poor bite alignment, it could be affecting more than just your confidence. Orthodontics Affiliates specializes in straightening your teeth, and the benefits from this kind of treatment are more far-reaching than a more attractive smile. Do you know the other advantages of having straight teeth? Find out by answering a few questions in today’s quiz! For a ...


Invisalign Fixes More Than Just Crooked Teeth [VIDEO]

If you thought Invisalign was only good for straightening your teeth, think again! Leanne trusted Orthodontic Affiliates when she needed to have her Invisalign treatment reevaluated. Hear what she has to say about the ways our team was able to not only complete her treatment, but how we helped her with another dental problem she was having! For thorough treatment and quality care, trus...


Treating Your TMJ Also Means Caring For You

Julie and Jenna Janeskeski came to visit Orthodontic Affiliates because Julie was concerned about a problem Jenna was having with her jaw. She had a TMJ problem, which sometimes caused her pain and could cause her jaw to feel stuck. Like any mother, Julie wanted to help her daughter, and she is happy with the care she and her daughter received from our team. You can hear more of their story in ...


Make A Lasting Change With Adult Orthodontics

For many people Halloween is one of the most fun times of the year. You can put on a costume and pretend to be someone — or something — else for a night. We hope you enjoyed your evening, but we also want you to have reasons to smile for many Halloweens (and other holidays) to come. We want you to have a smile that you are happy to share with your family and friends and that you aren’t as...

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