Author: Garcia Ortho Team

Warning Signs Your Child Needs to See An Orthodontist

Posted on January 13, 2022

According to the American Association of Orthodontists, your child’s initial orthodontic evaluation should be when they reach seven years old. After that, your child should go for orthodontist check-ups at least twice every year. Regular orthodontist appointments are relevant in identifying dental issues and managing them early on. Here are five warning signs your child… Read more »

6 Benefits of Braces for Adults

Posted on December 16, 2021

For a while, there has been a general misconception that braces are only for kids. However, most people are starting to understand that braces for adults can also be highly beneficial. In fact, according to the American Association of Orthodontists, one in every three orthodontic patients are adults. Here are six benefits of braces for… Read more »

How to Find an Affordable Orthodontist You can Trust

Posted on November 3, 2021

While many of us automatically begin seeing dentists as babies, under the guidance of our parents, orthodontists are another issue entirely. People often don’t begin seeing orthodontists until they are told to do so by their family dentists. This is even though there is quite a high need for orthodontic care in the country. Right… Read more »

Everything You Need to Know Before Getting Braces

Posted on October 18, 2021

It is estimated that between 50 to 75% of people could benefit from orthodontic treatment. If your dentist has recommended braces, you may have been hesitant because you’re unsure about what to expect. Thankfully, it doesn’t have to be a scary decision. Here is everything you need to know before starting treatment. 1. There Is… Read more »

Debunking 7 Myths About Adult Orthodontics

Posted on September 2, 2021

According to the American Association of Orthodontists, there are over four million Americans wearing orthodontic devices today. 75% of these patients are children and young adults under the age of 18. It is no wonder the mention of the term ‘orthodontics’ for most adults brings up an image of a shy teenager with metal wires… Read more »