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How Long Does Invisalign Take To Straighten Teeth?
08/16/2018
We all want a healthy and happy smile, but at McClain Orthodontics we know that not everyone is comfortable with having metal in their mouths for an extended period of time. Thankfully, we are proud to offer Invisalign as a method of teeth adjustment to our patients.
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Foods to Avoid When Wearing Braces
06/21/2018
At McClain Orthodontics, we want your orthodontic treatment to be as pleasant and effective as possible. Whether you are getting braces or trying our Invisalign clear aligners, our expert staff will guide you through the process every step of the way and answer any questions that you may have. One of the most frequent concerns of our Paris braces patients is what foods they can eat and which ones they should avoid.
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National Facial Protection Month
04/20/2018
National Facial Protection Month has the aim of raising public awareness and reminding athletes to stay safe while playing sports. While sports are often seen as a fun and enjoyable way to get some exercise and stay healthy, they can also cause a number of different facial injuries, whether it’s from a person-to-person collision or just because of an errant ball or puck. To help stay safe, we encourage taking precautions, such as making sure to wear any optional protective headgear, including helmets and eyewear.
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DIY Orthodontics & Why It's Bad For You
02/15/2018
At McClain Orthodontics, we believe everyone deserves a smile they're proud of, and we strive to make convenient orthodontic treatment as affordable and accessible as possible to everyone in the Paris, TN community. Unfortunately, however, we've started to see the emergence of an unsettling trend: do-it-yourself orthodontics, or DIY braces.
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What To Expect When Getting Braces
12/19/2017
Getting braces put on can be quite the life-altering experience! While an efficient orthodontic treatment will require you to make a few lifestyle changes in order to maintain the treatment's effectiveness, it'll all be worth it in the end as they'll help you achieve a beautiful smile that you've previously only been able to dream about!
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What's The Difference Between An Orthodontist & Dentist?
10/25/2017
While an orthodontist and a dentist can both help improve your oral health, the two health care providers go about it in different ways.
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Choosing The Right Orthodontist
08/22/2017
A beautiful, healthy smile is an asset that helps you for a lifetime, and it's one you carry with you everywhere you go. The best way for most people to achieve that smile is through an excellent orthodontist, but understanding how to choose the right orthodontist for you can be a challenge.
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