Fry Orthodontics Blog

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Welcome to the Fry Orthodontics blog, where we answer your questions and provide information about orthodontics and oral health.

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What If I Don’t Get Braces?

Fry Orthodontic Specialists is committed to providing you with the best quality care to ensure a healthy smile that lasts a lifetime. Sometimes patients ask, “what if I don’t get braces?” This is a great question! We hope the information below is a helpful starting point. Self-Esteem There is a strong aesthetic component to getting […]

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Am I Too Old for Braces or Invisalign?

This is a common question at Fry Orthodontics! The bottom line is this: healthy teeth can be moved at any age. Adults who are seeking orthodontic treatment can achieve a healthier smile and increase self-confidence. Many adults get treatment prior to getting married or beginning a new career. Others seek to correct any issues they’ve […]

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Will I Have To Wear Braces Twice?

This is a frequently asked question at Fry Orthodontics! You may have known someone who wore braces twice, once as a younger child and again as a teen. If you’ve been wondering about the orthodontics timeline, here is some helpful information. Initial Evaluation at Age 7 The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that children see […]

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Modern Braces

Orthodontic braces weren’t invented until the early 1800’s, but people have been trying to artificially straighten teeth for a much longer time. Several mummified remains around Egypt show evidence of the earliest kind of “braces”: catgut cords wrapped around and along teeth, much like modern orthodontic wire is used today. Even pharaohs wanted to improve […]

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Nutrition & Oral Health

Eating a well-balanced diet is an important part of healthy living and is crucial for maintaining your oral health and preventing tooth decay and gum disease. Here are some tips for making nutritious choices for a healthy smile. Helpful, Healthy Minerals The first line of defense for your teeth against tooth decay and cavities is […]

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