1. Why Adults Should See an Orthodontist

    Culturally, orthodontics has been the realm of the teenager, and this makes a lot of adults leery of returning to the orthodontist (or visiting for the first time). At Newton Family Center, we fully understand why some adults just don’t want to consider braces, thinking they are too old and they don’t want the inconvenience or embarrassment. However, it’s important for adults to realize that…Read More

  2. Three Ways To Smile More

    If you don’t smile enough, you could be missing out on some of the great health benefits that come from flashing your pearly whites. In our previous post, we went over some of these health benefits, and why smiling and laughing is good for you. If you have teeth that keep you from smiling, call us here at Newton Centre Family Orthodontics. Our orthodontist in Newton, Dr. Miller, can help you det…Read More

  3. The Importance Of Smiling

    Here at Newton Centre Family Orthodontics, we believe that today is a great day to start smiling! Did you know that there are actual health benefits that come from smiling and laughing? If you’re not smiling because you don’t like your teeth, you may benefit from the help of an orthodontist. If you’re looking for an orthodontist in Newton, contact us today! If you’re curious about the heal…Read More

  4. When Should A Child Visit An Orthodontist?

    If you’re concerned that your child may need braces or if you’re simply not sure when you should take your child to visit an orthodontist, we’ve put together some information for you to know when it’s time for your child to visit an orthodontist. If you’re looking for an orthodontist in Newton, Dr. Miller at Newton Centre Family Orthodontics can help your child get the beautiful, straigh…Read More

  5. Signs You Need To See An Orthodontist Part Two

    If you’re having trouble with your teeth, it’s likely that you have visited your family dentist to ask about the problem. However, some dental issues require the work of a specialist, like an orthodontist. Here at Newton Centre Family Orthodontics, we can help with with all of your orthodontic needs. In a previous blog, we began to discuss signs that you may require the help of an orthodontist…Read More

  6. Signs You Need To See An Orthodontist

    Not all problems with your teeth can be solved by visiting your family dentist. There are some dental problems that require the work of a specialist. If you’re exhibiting certain signs of trouble when it comes to your teeth, these signs may point to the need for an orthodontist. When you need to see an orthodontist in Newton, Dr. Miller at Newton Centre Family Orthodontics can help! If you’re …Read More

  7. Pediatric Orthodontics

    When you have children, taking care of your children’s teeth is part of your daily responsibility, from teaching them to brush properly to making sure they are not eating foods that are known to be bad for their teeth. As your child grows and is in elementary school, their smiles slowly change from baby teeth to increasing numbers of adult teeth. As the adult teeth come, or even before this, you…Read More

  8. Does Invisalign Hurt Less than Traditional Braces?

    If you are in the process of considering getting braces or having your teenager get braces, there is a big decision to be made. Should you go with traditional metal braces or with Invisalign®? There are some significant differences between these two orthodontic teeth straightening methods. In this week's blog from Newton Centre Family Orthodontics, we will cover the issue of pain with regards to …Read More

  9. Challenges of Rubber Bands

    Many people who experience wearing braces also have to wear rubber bands, or elastics as they are sometimes called. These tiny forces of nature present their own challenges, and it is most common to have rubber bands connect from the top bite to the bottom. They are used to correct the position of top bite relative to the bottom bite. Finding Them Those little bags seem to disappear so it’s a g…Read More

  10. Crooked Teeth Aren’t That Bad, Are They?

    If you are considering having your child go through braces in order to straighten their teeth, you may also be considering reasons to not have them get braces. In this week’s blog, we will cover a common reason people don’t get braces, and some compelling reasons to get them. Beauty is Skin Deep You may think it doesn’t matter if your child or teen has slightly crooked teeth or canines that …Read More