Spring Time & The Benefits of Braces

Spring Time & The Benefits of Braces

Now that winter is over, it’s time to start thinking about spring cleaning! With summer just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about your teeth and how to take care of your braces. Summertime is the time when not only the climate gets hot, but more people turn to tasty, sweet treats. With.

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How Long Do I Need to Wear My Retainer?

On the day you finally get your braces off, we know you’ll be excited. And with good reason: you’re seeing your smile in its full glory for the first time! But while this day will certainly be exciting, it’s important to realize you’re not completely finished with your treatment. Now comes the retention phase, a part.

Creekwood Orthodontics & Dr. John A. Dorsch Receive EDC Grant

We have an exciting announcement to make! Our team here at Creekwood Orthodontics would like to congratulate our very own Dr. John A. Dorsch for receiving a grant from the Economic Development Corporation in Kansas City, MO! The Economic Development Corporation is dedicated to aiding local businesses and communities by offering financial assistance. Through the $25,000 grant that our orthodontic practice.

How Braces Can Help Build Confidence

Traditional braces are often chosen as an orthodontic treatment for the goal of correcting your bite and improving the appearance of your smile. Trust us—this is not the only benefit. One of the many benefits of correcting the alignment of your teeth is increasing your self-confidence. A self-confident person can readily rise to new challenges,.

How to Handle Orthodontic Issues at Home

While our offices are currently only open for emergency care, Dr. Dorsch and the staff at Creekwood Orthodontics want to ensure our patients are able to practice good orthodontic habits during our temporary closure. Our patients’ health and safety remain our top priority. These tips from the American Association of Orthodontists are meant to help temporarily.

Healthy, Braces-Friendly Recipes for the New Year

When it comes to sporting traditional braces, one of the biggest debates between patient and orthodontist is food. Mostly discussed is what foods are not okay to eat and which are discouraged. Oftentimes patients become frustrated or disheartened when they find out that the foods they typically enjoy are not good for them to eat during.

How to Take Care Of Your Braces During The Holidays

One of the best things about the holidays is celebrating with delicious food and drinks! This is the time we get to really indulge in our favorite savory meals and sweet desserts. However, whenever you’re going through an orthodontic treatment like wearing braces, you need to be extra careful on taking care of your Kansas City.