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Tips for Improving Your Dental Hygiene

Tips for Improving Your Dental Hygiene Dental hygiene is a keystone to your overall health. By taking care of your mouth, you can avoid serious health issues down the road and save money by not requiring costly medical or dental procedures…
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How Stress Can Affect Your Teeth and Mouth

How Stress Can Affect Your Teeth and Mouth It’s no secret; chronic stress can lead to depression, anxiety, migraines, insomnia, and irritability, among a plethora of other symptoms. In turn, your sleeping and appetite cycle downgrades, thus…
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Invisalign vs. DIY Trays

From braces right down to Invisalign, today, the market offers users many teeth straightening alternatives. The wide variety of options may, ultimately, confuse you and make choosing an unnecessarily complicated task. Among the best teeth…
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Why Technology is Important at the Orthodontist

Orthodontist and dental training is intense and relies so much on the ability of the professional to see the problem and make rational changes. Adding in some enhanced technology gives them a whole new field of vision that makes their job more…
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Foods to Avoid with Invisalign

Invisalign is a super popular dental solution because of two main reasons; they’re comfortable and flexible, and they don’t restrict your diet. A much healthier way of enhancing your beautiful smile, Invisalign is almost invisible and…
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Which B+B Location is Right for You?

At Burke and Beckstrom Orthodontics, we have several different options for you to choose from for your convenience. Our team provides care and support for you and your teeth for your lifetime, as we treat children and adults. For the most part,…
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Making a New Year's Resolution to Smile Forward

The New Year is among us which means now is the perfect time to get the smile you’ve been after for so long. A visit to your local orthodontist is the best way to find out what options you have and how to go about making your smile sparkle…
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How Do You Fix an Overbite?

Unfortunately, we aren’t born with perfect teeth. If we were, there’d be no need for dentists and orthodontists! The good news is that most of the time, our dental problems can be solved with the help of a good dentist.   What Causes…
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Top 5 Tips to Handle Pain in The First Week with Braces

Getting braces is a momentous day of your life. You're starting a journey towards an even more beautiful smile. But getting braces comes with its fair share of pain. You've put a foreign metal piece in your mouth, so discomfort and soreness…
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What are the Different Types of Retainers after Braces or Invisalign?

Just the thought of finally getting rid of your braces is exciting. Now, the whole world can see your bright smile - minus the chunky wires. However, what if we tell you that the process doesn't end here? One step still remains. This involves…
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How Do Braces Work?

Braces are the perfect solution for many people when they want to achieve that perfect smile. While you may already have some sort of idea as to how braces work, you might not know the specifics of it. If you are considering getting braces installed,…
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Best Way to Brush Your Teeth with Braces

When you have braces, you want to be sure you are taking care of them properly. One of the most popular questions we get from patients after they get braces put on is “How do I brush my teeth now?”   Burke & Beckstrom Orthodontics…