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Invisalign — Getting Invisible and Clear Braces in Oklahoma City - What is Invisalign and how is it different from traditional braces? Invisalign is a type of dental treatment that straightens teeth without the use of metal braces.  It has transformed orthodontics giving patients an alternative to metal brackets. Many people want straighter teeth. But few want to wear metal brackets and experience the discomfort associated with […]
Visit An Orthodontist In Oklahoma City to Find Out if You Need Braces as an Adult - Visit an orthodontist in Oklahoma City if you are considering braces for yourself or anyone in your family. Dr. Priscilla Larson or Dr. Ryan Fitzgerald, both licensed orthodontists in Oklahoma, will help families understand the right time to get braces OKC. Sky Ortho provides orthodontic treatment services and helps everyone from Oklahoma who is looking […]
malocclusion Malocclusion of Teeth and How Elastic Bands Help Correct it - Malocclusion is a big word but to put it simply, it is a condition in which the teeth do not align properly. On the other hand, occlusion refers to the alignment of teeth and how the upper and lower teeth fit together. This is also known as your bite. Occlusion, which is the normal state, […]
What is an orthodontist What is an Orthodontist? Where to Go When You Need a Specialist in Dentistry - What is an orthodontist and how are they different than a dentist? This is a question many people ask when they first learn they will visit an orthodontist. Often, they turn to the Internet for an answer and Google it. Orthodontists are dental specialists in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of dental and facial irregularities. […]
Clear Braces Versus Clear Trays for Aligning Your Teeth - Clear braces versus clear trays for aligning your teeth are both discreet. Both clear tray and clear braces can both take away some of the noticeability of having your teeth straightened. Invisalign is the most well-known version of clear tray dental alignment appliances. Many people choose traditional braces as the least expensive option for straightening […]
first orthodontic visit First Orthodontist Visit In Oklahoma City and What Your Child Can Expect - When is the Right Time to Bring Your Child to the Orthodontist? First orthodontist visit is very important to young children, especially as their permanent teeth begin to come in around the age of 7. Most people think of pre-teens and teens when they think of orthodontics. However, there are many good reasons why your […]
Mouthguards are a must for the Young Athletes in Your Family - The Reasons Why All Young Athletes Should Wear a Mouthguard Even though child athletes without protective mouthguards are 60 times more likely to suffer mouth and facial trauma, a recent survey found that just 32 percent of youth football players and 11 percent of hockey and lacrosse players wear these guards. Mouthguards help soften an […]
Get Braces Five Reason to Get Braces in Summer -   Get braces for your children now because there is no better time to start orthodontic treatments than the summer, says Dr. Priscilla Larson of Sky Orthodontics. Here are five reasons you should consider starting your kids on braces now. Get braces in summer to give kids more time to get used to wearing and […]
Exercise Impacts Dental Health Discover How Exercise Impacts Dental Health - You finally managed to stick to your health plan and you are working out regularly. Good for you. But maybe not so great for your teeth unless you take precautions. Increased cavities can become a real problem for people who work out regularly. While sports drinks and protein shakes can contribute to the issue, the […]
planning orthodontic treatments Improving Economy Means Better Dental Care; But Don’t Delay Planning Orthodontic Treatments - Planning orthodontic treatments as part of your family dental care doesn’t have to wait for economic recovery, even though predictions for job growth are strong in Oklahoma for 2018. In fact, experts predict continued economic growth for Oklahoma through 2024. How Does A Job Change Impact Planning Orthodontic Treatments? Families experiencing a job change this […]