Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at True Smile Orthodontics, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area of expertise here on… Read more »

Keeping Teeth Healthy at Easter

So Easter is just a couple days away. One of the best parts of easter are the amazing treats that come with this beautiful spring holiday. Whether it be jelly beans, pastel colored M&M’s, chocolate bunnies, chocolate eggs, dyed hard boiled eggs, or even Peeps (does anyone really like Peeps?), we certainly get our fill… Read more »

Dental Dangers of Nail Biting

Biting nails is a very common habit. When we get nervous, or anxious, or even frustrated we head right for those fingernails and start choming! Of course doctors will tell you about the endless amounts of bacteria under those fingernails, which should be a concern for you. But as Orthodontists, while we do want you… Read more »


When it comes to celebrating National Children’s Dental Health Month, we hope the overall objective is that children learn about dental healthSugarWars as well as improve their dental hygiene skills. But we want them to enjoy the learning process as well. The ADA (American Dental Association), has developed a slogan for this year’s National Children’s… Read more »

Celebrate “National Children’s Dental Health Month” with this new exciting App!

Because February is “National Children’s Dental Health Month”, we here at True Smile Orthodontics want to give children every opportunity to find new and creative ways to care for their teeth as well as their orthodontic work. We have discovered a new and exciting app that can be used on your iPhone or iPad. This… Read more »

Reasons to Get Incognito Braces

Many people out there have hesitated to have orthodontic treatment doneTrueSmile-Services-Incognito-Image,because they are afraid that they will be made fun of. Perhaps “Metal Mouth”, rings a bell, or “Train Tracks”. Some are worried at being poked fun at, some feel like they are too old to have braces and feel like people might give them… Read more »

Besides Straight Teeth, There Are Other Benefits to Braces

Does anyone ever ask a person with braces why they are getting braces? No, because usually they assume they are getting braces because they want to straighten their teeth. Which makes perfect sense. But did you know that there are many other benefits to getting braces aside from receiving beautiful straight teeth. Here are a… Read more »

The iTero Element Scanner

You’ve probably seen by now, a few posts on our website and throughout Facebook our excitement about our new iTero Element Scanner. Well we figured we’d give you some additional information about this amazing device, and why it’s a benefit to you our patients. First of all, True Smile Ortho is the only office that… Read more »

Why Do My Brackets Keep Falling Off?

It can be extremely frustrating to get your braces only to have one of the brackets fall off. Why does this happen? Is there a way to avoid it? There are actually a number of reasons why this might happen, and it is something that happens more often than you might think. Here are three… Read more »

Did You Know? Your Orthodontist Can Do Botox!

In the past, if you wanted Botox injections you would have to go to a dermatologist or plastic surgeon. Fewer doctors would perform such a procedure because Botox was not as common. Of course this made this procedure much more expensive. But today, Orthodontists, with the right training, can do Botox injections. Botox injections are… Read more »