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Let Us Clear Correct Your Smile!

Let Us Clear Correct Your Smile!

Having a great looking smile is a perk of orthodontic treatment! But getting braces isn’t just to create a perfect smile. Orthodontics treat malocclusion, crowding, protruding, cross bites, open bites, and even TMJ issues.  Malocclusion occurs when the teeth don’t fit together properly affecting chewing, digestion, and proper alignment of remaining teeth.  Crowding occurs when […]

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Do You Need Braces?

Do You Need Braces?

Orthodontics is not just for improving a smile. Orthodontics are also necessary to correct crowded teeth, protruded teeth, cross bites,incorrect jaw position, open bites, and even jaw joint disorders. The end result however is a healthy beautiful smile. These issues, when left untreated, can lead to tooth loss, decay, gum disease, headaches, speech problems, and […]

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Just Smile!

Just Smile!

7-5-16 “We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.” Mother Teresa Smiling is contagious, attractive, friendly, healthy, and a universal sign of happiness. Did you know that media, movie stars, and even politicians practice their smiles? As a matter of fact, there are more than a dozen different types of […]

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A Teenager’s Favorite Words: I’m Hungry!

A Teenager's Favorite Words: I'm Hungry!

6-24-15 Does it seem like your teenager is always hungry? It’s a normal part of puberty! Growth spurts equal increased need for calories. Ask the average teenager what their idea of a perfect meal is and my guess is you will get an answer that includes pizza, cheeseburgers, French fries, and soda. Teenagers are known […]

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ClearCorrect is COMING SOON to Lima Dental Associates!

ClearCorrect is COMING SOON to Lima Dental Associates!

April 8, 2015 ClearCorrect straightens teeth using a series of clear, custom-made, removable aligners that gradually move teeth a little bit at a time, eventually correcting the teeth and smile. Because we care, we will do an initial evaluation at no charge for our existing patients to determine eligibility for treatment. Good candidates will then […]