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How Your Pearly Whites Can Help You in Life

Welcome to Our Blog! At Weiss Orthodontics, Dr. Ira Weiss and Dr. Shira Tor and our staff have found that patients who like their smiles have better self-esteem. People who don’t like their smiles are often skittish about talking to other people. According to...

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How a High-Tech Office Helps Your Orthodontic Treatment

Welcome to Our Blog! Our office strives to bring you the latest and greatest in orthodontic techniques and technologies. Being on the cutting edge of the industry is important—it ensures you, as our patient, are getting the best orthodontic treatment you possibly can...

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Orthodontics and Whole Body Health

Welcome to Our Blog! In recent years, many links have been established between orthodontic treatments and whole body health. According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, researchers have observed that people with gum disease are more likely...

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How NOT to Forget Your Retainer

Welcome to Our Blog! The alarm sounds in the morning, you wake up and realize "I forgot to wear my retainer!" If this only happened once, don't panic. Missing one night with a retainer is unlikely to cause significant teeth movement. However, if it has happened often,...

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Valentine’s Day History

Welcome to Our Blog! Valentine’s Day is best known as a celebration of love in all its forms. Pink hearts, red roses, and cute greeting cards adorn every surface you see. What many people don’t realize is that the modern Valentine’s Day celebration arose from a...

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How do braces move my teeth?

Welcome to Our Blog! Great question! Tooth movement is your body’s natural response to light pressure applied by braces over a period of time (usually two years). Braces work by using brackets that are glued onto your teeth; these brackets have small slots, and that...

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