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Orthodontics / Braces

Information about and braces and the many orthodontic treatment options available.
How to Floss Your Teeth With Braces
If you wear braces, this step by step photo guide will show you the proper way to floss your teeth.
How to Brush your Teeth With Braces
If you wear braces, this step by step photo guide will show you the proper way to brush your teeth.
Braces - Before and After Photos
Photos of patient's teeth before they had braces and after they had braces.
What is an Orthodontist?
Describes what an orthodontist is and what education is required to be an orthodontist.
How to Find an Orthodontist
If you need to choose a dental specialist for braces or other orthodontic treatment, follow these 10 tips for choosing the right orthodontist for your needs and for the needs of your family.
Retainers - What is a Retainer?
You have probably heard of retainers, but do you know what a retainer is and why wearing a retainer is so important?
How to Take Care of Your Retainers
Retainers are usually worn after braces. Find out the proper way to take care of your retainers.
Thumbsucking - Breaking the Habit
Information about why babies and children suck their thumb and useful advice on how to break this habit.
Answers to Frequently Asked Orthodontic Questions
Dr. Thomas Field, a highly successful orthodontist in Gainesville, Georgia provides answers to some frequently asked questions about braces, retainers and other orthodontic treatments.
Find an Orthodontist
The American Association of orthodontics offers an easy way to find a qualified orthodontist in your area.
Congenitally Missing Teeth - Hypondontia and Oligodontia
Two congential conditions, Hypodontia and Oligodontia, describe teeth that never developed in a child. Also described at "primary failure of eruption." Learn more about these conditions, causes, and treatment.
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