When Is a Pain in Your Jaw an Actual Toothache?

Pain in your teeth can often be the result of a variety of oral health disorders. It can be the result of bruxism, which is teeth grinding while you are unconscious or sleeping, a TMJ disorder, which is a disorder of the joints within a jaw, or it may be... Read more »

Does Your Smile Need to Be Straightened with Orthodontic Care?

Does your smile need to be straightened with orthodontic care? Impairment to your teeth in the form of a misalignment can increase your risk of tooth decay, gum disease, and tooth breakage. When teeth are not straight, they can easily chip or crack, and cause you enamel harm that can... Read more »

A Hawley Retainer Might Be Needed After Your Braces Have Been Removed

Your braces hardware has worked in synergy throughout the course of your routine adjustment sessions at Dr. Park’s Phoenix, Arizona orthodontic clinic to effectively reposition your teeth. Now that this has been done, your teeth are at decreased risk of suffering dental attrition and dental fractures. You can also enjoy... Read more »

Can Your Crooked Smile Be Corrected with Orthodontic Braces?

Can your crooked smile be corrected with orthodontic braces? With our help, our marvelous team can get you on the path to a straighter smile in no time. With braces, you can set crooked teeth straight once more, and repair your misaligned smile. Listed below are some of the spectacular... Read more »

What is Invisalign?

Orthodontics is becoming easier for dentists, orthodontists, and patients everywhere. Thanks to Invisalign, you’ll look better, take better care of your health and spend less time to straighten your teeth than you would with braces. Invisalign has slowly gained popularity since its patent in 1997. Would you like to know... Read more »

How to Handle Some Common Issues with Your Braces

For the most part, wearing braces is problem free and simply a matter of straightening your pearly whites. On occasion though, an issue can crop up that might need attention. Should an issue arise, do you know what to do? Today we are going to take a look at just... Read more »

Headgear is a Glorious Invention

Generally, the word “headgear” doesn’t evoke the happiest feelings. For example, if you are familiar with the movie Finding Nemo, you might remember a red-haired, freckled child named Darla. She wears headgear. She’s also a bit of a terror to the fish. It’s kind of awkward. You might also think... Read more »

It’s Important to Maintain Good Oral Hygiene Throughout the Realignment Process

The braces installed in your mouth by Dr. Park and the orthodontic specialists at his orthodontic clinic are designed to gradually realign your teeth. Through each iterative adjustment, tension is applied to the braces and your teeth to move one step closer to their ideal orientations and positions. Should you... Read more »

Give a Great First Impression with an Invisalign® Smile!

Having a good first impression on those you meet is very important. A clean, straight smile is an important part of that first impression. a line of jagged teeth can distract others from the message that you’re trying to send them. Come to Arizona Orthodontic Centers in Phoenix, Arizona, to... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Arizona Orthodontic Centers, 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... Read more »