Tongue Thrusts Raise Havoc While Kids Are Growing

Posted on May 16, 2016

At Garcia Orthodontics, we think about how many processes of the human body take place unconsciously such as tongue thrusts. As we make our way through the day, we are constantly breathing, blinking, keeping our balance, and doing a thousand other tiny things we never give a second thought. One such unconscious behavior is the… Read more »

Happy Mother’s Day – Thanks To All Moms

Posted on May 2, 2016

Mother’s Day should probably be every day. But unfortunately it only comes around once a year. It is the day we all say thank you to Moms everywhere. Next weekend is Mother’s Day. Let us all do something special to thank all those Mothers who have been there to help us and see us through… Read more »

Orthodontists Treat All Ages – Garcia Orthodontics

Posted on April 16, 2016

Orthodontists treat all age groups. Adults all over the world are more conscious today about their appearance and your smile is one of the first features people notice. According to an Invisalign survey, 74 % of American women and men believe that an attractive smile is important for getting their dream job, while 84 %… Read more »

A Question Of Missing Teeth

Posted on April 2, 2016

Missing permanent teeth or premature loss of baby teeth is one reason why the American Association of Orthodontics (AAO) recommends an orthodontic consultation for children beginning at age 7. The upper lateral incisors, second premolars and third molars (wisdom teeth) are the teeth most likely to fail to develop or erupt. Heredity is considered a… Read more »

Braces Friendly St. Patrick’s Day Recipes

Posted on March 16, 2016

Whether you are Irish or not, St Patrick’s Day brings out the Irish in everyone, kids and adults alike. Many patients ask for green colored elastics in March! Whether you go to a party, watch a parade, eat green soup, or just put on a green hat, St Patrick’s Day has become a holiday fixture… Read more »

Support National Healthy Nutrition Month

Posted on March 2, 2016

We all know that discussions about good dietary habits and nutrition take place every day almost everywhere. Families talk about it at home, teachers discuss it in schools and doctors, nurses and registered nutritionists discuss good nutrition with patients. Many people believe that flavor must be sacrificed when eating nutritious foods. This is far from… Read more »

National Children’s Dental Health Month

Posted on February 16, 2016

  The National Children’s Dental Health Month campaign in February brings together thousands of dedicated educators, dental professionals, health care providers and others to promote the benefits of good oral health to children, their parents, teachers, caregivers and others each and every year. This year the 2016 NCDHM campaign features the slogan “Sugar Wars” on… Read more »

Fall In Love With Your Smile On Valentine’s Day

Posted on February 2, 2016

  Here is a thought! Why not give the gift of a smile to yourself or someone you love this Valentine’s Day? At Garcia Orthodontics we specialize in beautiful smiles and can give you or anyone that smile you have so long deserved. The benefit of a healthy, happy smile is immeasurable. Choosing a trained… Read more »

How Effective Is A WaterPik When Wearing Braces?

Posted on January 16, 2016

Good dental care with routine maintenance can be costly, especially if you don’t have dental insurance. The American Dental Association (ADA) and Garcia Orthodontics recommend you see your dentist twice a year for regular checkups and cleanings. If you take good care of your teeth on a regular basis with proper brushing and flossing, the… Read more »

Get A Great New Smile For 2016

Posted on January 2, 2016

This year, Garcia Orthodontics renews their New Year’s resolution to make sure all their patients wearing braces and Invisalign, along with their families, receive the best quality orthodontic care and customer service available in the Miami FL area. This includes connecting you with the chatter from the American Association of Orthodontists and actual orthodontic patients… Read more »