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Why Should I See An Orthodontist?

Your dentist has probably already brought up the possibility of seeking jaw or teeth alignment treatment, but maybe you’ve been hesitant. The treatment most likely involves wearing braces, which may be something you want to avoid at this point in your life. What if we...

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What Orthodontists Do

Everyone knows what braces are, but not everyone understands exactly what getting braces entails. We know what they look like and what they’re supposed to do, but how exactly does that process go? Well, our orthodontists at Orthodontics LA are here to answer those...

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Orthodontic FAQ

What is orthodontics? Orthodontics is a special type of dentistry that is dedicated to correcting the position of the teeth and jaws for a healthy, functioning bite. Common orthodontic treatments include braces, aligners, headgear, and palatal expanders. A balanced...

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Life with Braces

Now that you’ve got new braces, you’ll need to know how to take care of them correctly, so they can correct your smile. Life with braces isn’t as terrible as the media portrays it, but it does require some maintenance. Here’s what braces patients should know about...

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What is an Orthodontist?

Before we embark with this question, we need to explain the difference between a dentist and an orthodontist. Both practices are in the dentistry field and help patients improve their oral health. Differences emerge in the way they help patients and specialization....

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Orthodontist’s Guide to Picnics in Encino

Encino is filled with lush gardens and breezy parks year round. If you’re planning on having a picnic, our little city is the perfect place to do it. For orthodontic patients, we understand it can be difficult to keep track of all your dietary restrictions when you’re...

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Orthodontics LA’s Guide to Thanksgiving in Encino

Happy Thanksgiving! There are plenty of ways to celebrate Thanksgiving here in Encino. Whether you are staying in to prepare a meal with your family or going out to dinner, this guide will help you find exactly what you need to make your holiday seamless and fun....

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Fluoride Conspiracy in Encino, CA?

There are tons of conspiracy theories surrounding Los Angeles. From lizard people to the Illuminati in Hollywood, our community just can’t seem to get a break! We love hearing wacky stories friends, family, and even patients about our hometown and one our personal...

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