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5 Questions to Ask About Braces Cost with Insurance

How much do braces cost? How much does insurance cover for braces? What do I do if I don’t have dental insurance for braces? At Sawyer Creek Orthodontics, we know orthodontic benefits can be confusing, and you have a lot of questions. That’s why we want to be a partner in helping you understand your

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Why am I being referred to an oral surgeon or specialist?

Orthodontics is a comprehensive process that affects your overall oral health. At times, our orthodontists have to refer patients to oral surgeons or other specialists to ensure that all aspects of your oral health are maintained during treatment. Some of the most common specialists our doctors refer to are oral surgeons, periodontists and E.N.T. (Ear, Nose and Throat) doctors.

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What Halloween candy can I eat with braces?

Before you dig into your bucket of trick-or-treating goodies, make sure you know what candy you can eat with braces. Candy you can eat with braces If you love chocolate, there is good news! A lot of chocolate treats are perfectly safe for you to enjoy while you are in braces. Hershey’s® chocolate bars, Hershey’s

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5 Benefits of Braces

October is National Orthodontic Health Month and what better way to celebrate than highlighting the benefits of braces and orthodontic treatment! From a cleaner mouth to a boost of confidence, here’s just a few benefits of straight teeth. 1. Easier to Clean Having teeth that are crowded can be a challenge to keep clean. Orthodontics

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Invisalign vs. Braces: What are the pros and cons?

At Sawyer Creek Orthodontics, we pride ourselves in offering a variety of treatment options to best suit the needs of our patients. When you come in for a consultation, we will discuss all of the treatment options available to you and let you know what will work best to get you the results you desire.

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