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Here our Vancouver orthodontic specialists share resources, tips and advice to help you along your orthodontic treatment journey.

Focused on Airway Focused Orthodontics

Focused on Airway Focused Orthodontics

Due to the rapid growth in today’s sleep and dental sleep medicine, maintaining the airway’s physiological function has become a high priority for our team. If we are able to treat these problems during childhood, we can work towards improving function and helping to solve problems before they develop.

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How to Brush Your Teeth During Orthodontic Treatment

How to Brush Your Teeth During Orthodontic Treatment

Not correcting an abnormal bite could lead to various oral health issues. This includes tooth decay, gum disease, and in some cases it can also cause abnormal tooth wear or tooth loss! Now that you have braces, we want you to be prepared for cleaning your teeth – even if it is a little more challenging.

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How to Prevent Bad Breath When Wearing Braces

How to Prevent Bad Breath When Wearing Braces

Bad breath can be a big problem if you have braces! If you don’t want to feel self-conscious about having bad breath, let’s learn how to prevent this problem. At myORTHODONTIST, we are here to help our patients feel confident about their smiles.

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Airway Focused Orthodontics for Sleep Apnea

Airway Focused Orthodontics for Sleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea is a serious issue that can negatively affect your dental and overall health. Most people don’t even know they have it. It is considered one of the most prevalent of all types of sleep disorders and can be categorized as central, mixed and obstructive sleep apnea.

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Top Questions to Ask During Your Orthodontic Consultation

Top Questions to Ask During Your Orthodontic Consultation

Choosing an orthodontist is an important decision for your oral health. From the quality of care to the experience, there are many factors to consider. Here is what you need to know when evaluating an orthodontist, as suggested by the Canadian Association of Orthodontists

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Mouth Breathing Problems in Children

Mouth Breathing Problems in Children

If a child can’t maintain a normal breathing pattern and only uses their mouth instead of their nose, then oral problems can develop as a result. Our Vancouver orthodontist explains.

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What You Need to Know When Evaluating an Orthodontist

What You Need to Know When Evaluating an Orthodontist

Choosing an orthodontist is an important decision for your oral health. From the quality of care to the experience, there are many factors to consider. Here is what you need to know when evaluating an orthodontist, as suggested by the Canadian Association of Orthodontists

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Advantages of Airway Focused Treatment

Advantages of Airway Focused Treatment

Studies suggest that more than 50% of patients with sleep disorders have airway issues. Airway focused treatment looks beyond the tongue and teeth, taking your entire head and body into account. Here’s a look at the benefits of airway focused treatment.

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When is The Best Age to Begin Orthodontic Treatment?

When is The Best Age to Begin Orthodontic Treatment?

At myORTHODONTIST, we get this question all of the time – “When is The Best Age to Begin Orthodontic Treatment?” In this blog post, we will take the time to explain when we think is the best age for orthodontic treatment.

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Braces vs. Invisalign: Choosing the Best Fit for Your Teen

Braces vs. Invisalign: Choosing the Best Fit for Your Teen

When the time comes to begin the teeth-straightening process for your teen, you may be feeling overwhelmed. Ensuring that your child comes out of their orthodontic appliances with a healthy, beautiful smile is a big responsibility, Here are some tips to help you and your teen decide if braces or Invisalign is the best option for them.

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