A Few Conveniences and Benefits of Invisalign Braces

By | 2018-01-16T08:39:52+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Blog|

Have you been told you need braces?  Is your head spinning with all the information your orthodontist provided?  Choosing between traditional braces and Invisalign is a big decision.  Most people tend to choose traditional braces, probably because they don’t understand how easy and convenient Invisalign really is! Convenience is an absolute must today. Whether at [...]

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Our Center for Invisalign Treatment is Open!

By | 2018-01-16T08:36:06+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Blog|

Barakat Orthodontics is so excited to announce the opening of our new Center for Invisalign Treatment! What is a Center for Invisalign Treatment and why are we so excited? A Center for Invisalign Treatment is a dedicated space that is used for planning and providing Invisalign treatment to our patients.  Because the demand for high [...]

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The Benefits of Accelerated Orthodontics

By | 2018-01-16T08:32:12+00:00 September 1st, 2017|Blog|

Barakat Orthodontics is pleased to offer accelerated orthodontic treatment to our patients who are looking to reduce their time in braces or Invisalign®. On average, patients wear braces for 12-36 months. However, new technologies developed within the orthodontic field provide an accelerated course of treatment so you can be finished with braces up to 50% [...]

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Orthodontics for Adults

By | 2017-06-30T16:09:32+00:00 March 21st, 2017|Blog|

Each year, more adults are seeking orthodontic treatment to achieve the smile they always wanted. People of all ages are choosing to straighten their teeth. The advancements in technology and materials provide many options that suit most every lifestyle. Treatment Options In the constantly evolving world of orthodontics, the requirements of adult patients are easily [...]

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The Benefits of Invisalign Teen®

By | 2017-06-30T16:08:26+00:00 March 21st, 2017|Blog|

Do you need braces but are concerned about how they'll make you look and feel? Maybe you still want to enjoy all your favorite foods and not worry about food getting stuck in your braces. Maybe you are in sports or music and are concerned about braces restricting your activities. Fortunately, there is a great [...]

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Elastics – They are pulling for you!

By | 2017-03-22T11:18:29+00:00 August 9th, 2016|Blog|

Successful orthodontic treatment primarily depends on two things: constant pressure and time. Sometimes it takes added force to move teeth and jaws into their correct positions. Elastics, also called rubber bands, have the pull to make that happen. But they won’t work without you. To achieve the healthy, beautiful smile you’re working for, you must [...]

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Protect Your Smile—Wear a mouth guard!

By | 2017-03-22T10:51:19+00:00 April 9th, 2016|Blog|

April is designated as National Facial Protection Month by the American Association of Orthodontists.  If a mouth guard is not worn the results could range from broken teeth, loosened teeth, knocked out permanent teeth to jaw injury. This is why we encourage our patients regardless of what sport they play, that they wear a [...]

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