Advice: Barakat Orthodontics

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New to Braces? Don’t Forget a Travel Kit!

Making a travel kit for a new braces wearer is easier than you may think…

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Should I Still See a Dentist While Under the Care of an Orthodontist?

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

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Are Braces Always Metal?

Orthodontics has come a long way, and you have several options…

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How is Orthodontic Treatment Different Than My Dentist?

There are several specialties in the field of dentistry, including orthodontics…

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What is All the Mouth Hardware For?

Children, teens, and adults have many more options today for orthodontic care and treatment…

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How Do I Know If Something is Wrong with My Child’s Bite?

It’s not always easy to tell when your child has an orthodontic problem. Even teeth that look straight may be hiding a problem bite…

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Should My Child Wait to See an Orthodontist Until Their Baby Teeth Are Gone?

Even though most orthodontic treatment begins between the ages of 9 and 14, the American Association of Orthodontists recommends…

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Why Are Certain Foods a No-No With Braces?

Will it really hurt my child’s braces if he eats what he wants…

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Orthodontic Treatment for Bad Bites

Many people think that braces are only for kids or teenagers who have crooked teeth, however…

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Clear Aligners vs. Braces for Teens & Adults

No matter what course of treatment you choose, you must still be committed to the treatment plan. However, there is certainly an extra amount of flexibility you get with…

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