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Can Adults Have Their Teeth Straightened by the Same Orthodontist Their Child Sees?

As a specialist in tooth movement and jaw growth and development, an Orthodontist puts you and your children in the best hands possible for aligning your teeth…

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Why is a Retainer Necessary After Braces?

The final step in your treatment is wearing your retainer because after your braces are removed, your teeth will want to shift right back to their old position…

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Why You Shouldn’t Delay Orthodontic Care

Orthodontic treatment in some patients can be mainly for cosmetic reasons. Still, sometimes the treatment is important for medical reasons, and putting off treatment can cost more and take longer…

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Treatment Options with a Parent’s Busy Schedule In Mind

It’s true that everyone is busier than ever, but the team at Barakat Orthodontics can still help you get that beautiful smile you’ve always wanted…

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Get to Know Invisalign First

Invisalign First is a treatment offered by Barakat Orthodontics that can improve a young child’s smile — even those ages 6-10 that still have baby teeth…

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How Easy is a Virtual Smile Assessment?

Because life gets hectic for parents, Barakat Orthodontics offers super-easy Virtual Smile Assessments with a few clicks of your phone…

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Under the Care of an Orthodontist, Do I Still Need to See a Dentist?

This is a frequently asked question that arises among many orthodontic patients…

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The Necessity of Orthodontic Evaluations in Young Children

An early orthodontic evaluation doesn’t necessarily mean your child will require early treatment, but it can provide valuable information, saving time and money…

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Should My Child See An Orthodontist While They Still Have Baby Teeth?

Even though most orthodontic treatment begins between the ages of 9-14, it’s recommended that children get a check-up no later than age 7…

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Making Time for Your Invisalign Treatment

After seeing my children achieve beautiful smiles through orthodontics, I’ve been really wanting to straighten my teeth too…

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