An overbite is the overlapping of upper teeth in relation to the lower teeth. This malocclusion can be hereditary, however it can also be caused by prolonged use of a pacifier, bottle, or excessive thumb sucking. An overbite is often the result of over-crowded teeth or skeletal issues in the jaw. Different Types of Overbite […]
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Choosing an Orthodontist in Tucson for yourself or your child is a very important decision. Here are the top 5 questions to ask when you’re on the hunt for the perfect practice to help you achieve your smile goals through braces or Invisalign. 1. Is the Orthodontist a trained Orthodontic Specialist? Even though this may […]
If you’re in the market for Invisalign in Tucson, look no further than your neighborhood favorite – Freytag Orthodontics! Why Choose Freytag Orthodontics for Invisalign in Tucson? Freytag Orthodontics is a Platinum Invisalign Provider and has treated a wide variety of patients with Invisalign in the Tucson area! We have two convenient locations in Oro […]
“Does my child need a mouth guard for sports?” This is a common question we have been hearing in our office with fall sports starting back up. If your child or teen is wearing braces, it’s extremely important to protect their teeth, gums and mouth with a sport or mouth guard this upcoming season. Here’s […]
It’s no secret that back-to-school time can be a bit stressful for both kids and parents. However, at Freytag Orthodontics we want to eliminate the stress that comes with packing a school lunch for children with braces. In this blog, we will give helpful tips on braces-friendly lunches that will keep your child satisfied and […]