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Welcome to our  Ordahl Orthodontics Blog!  This informative and educational blog is designed to keep patients and residents of our community informed of "What's New" in the field of dentistry.  The posts we provide should help educate you on dental procedures and technology provided in the field of dentistry.  We will also make a concerted effort to keep you update with new technology, procedures, and general developments with our practice.  Please feel free to provide feedback on any posts or you are welcome to share interesting articles with your friends or acquaintances. We hope you find our blog helpful.

Orthodontics How Crooked Teeth Can Affect Your Child

Being a parent today isn’t easy. With guidelines and recommendations seeming to change daily and eve...

Aug 30 • 2 min read
Orthodontics Closing Gaps in Teeth with Braces

Gap-toothed smiles might be endearing in children, but not so much when it comes to adults. Known fo...

Jul 29 • 3 min read
Orthodontics What Happens When You Have An Underbite?

Despite what movies and magazines would have us believe, only a small percent of the population is a...

Jun 28 • 4 min read
Orthodontics 5 Tips for Getting Through Your First Week with Braces

Getting braces is exciting and nerve-wracking. Many patients come in feeling a bit anxious because t...

May 28 • 3 min read
Oral Health Do I Need a Mouthguard?

You know mouthguards play an important role in contact sports, but did you know that you can benefit...

Apr 29 • 2 min read
Orthodontics How Can Invisalign Improve Oral Health?

If you’re considering treatment with Invisalign® clear aligners, you’re probably focused on the aest...

Mar 29 • 3 min read
Orthodontics Intro To Rubber Bands

All great leading characters have a sidekick that provides an extra boost just when they need it. Ba...

Feb 28 • 3 min read
Orthodontics 4 Reasons to Take Your Child to the Orthodontist

The American Association of Orthodontists recommends children have a check-up with an orthodontic sp...

Jan 29 • 3 min read
General 5 Tips to Maintain Healthy Teeth During the Holidays

The holidays are here and with them come all the joys of the season – lights and decorations, time w...

Dec 30 • 4 min read
Oral Health Mouthwash: Is It for You?

Almost 200 million Americans use mouthwash or dental rinse. Are you one of them? If you aren’t, shou...

Nov 30 • 3 min read