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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 What is Orthodontics and How Does It Work To Shift Your Teeth?

Orthodontics is a specialized branch of dentistry that treats dental misalignment and malocclusion.O...

May 8 • 3 min read
Orthodontics My Invisalign Treatment is Over, Now What?

After months of treatment, you’re finally removing your last set of Invisalign aligner trays! This m...

Apr 8 • 3 min read
General Dental Assistant Recognition Week

Dental Assistants Recognition Week™ (also known as DARW) is held the first full week in March (this ...

Mar 8 • 1 min read
Orthodontics Benefits of Digital Impressions for Orthodontics & Braces

For some patients, the most uncomfortable part of dental work happens before the actual procedure. T...

Feb 11 • 2 min read
Oral Health Can Gum Disease Run in the Family?

There are a lot of things you can blame on your genes – never got that growth spurt you were expecti...

Jan 8 • 3 min read
General 5 Tips to Protect Your Teeth During the Holidays

There’s nothing like an unexpected trip to the dentist to derail the most wonderful time of the year...

Dec 7 • 3 min read
Orthodontics 5 Things to Know Before Choosing Your Invisalign Provider

Once you’ve decided to use Invisalign® to improve your smile, the next step is to select the right p...

Nov 1 • 2 min read
Orthodontics Signs You May Need Braces

If you’ve made it to adulthood without needing braces, you might be in the clear – or not. Our mouth...

Oct 5 • 2 min read
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