Everyone looks forward to the day they get their braces off. It is an exciting day for you, as well as your family and friends! You have worked hard to take care of your braces, keep your teeth and gums healthy, and possibly wear rubber bands or other devices to
Where in the world did the summer go? It seems like each summer I find myself asking this question sooner and sooner. With all of the fun summer trips, camps, and pool time I feel like every parent is probably wondering the same thing. And yet, whether we’re ready or
Parents may be surprised and skeptical if a dentist recommends seeing an orthodontist when their child still has as many baby teeth as permanent teeth. Having your child seen by an orthodontist by age 7 – a recommendation supported by the American Association of Orthodontists – can help uncover possible
Dear Patients of Mitchell, Bartlett & Bell Orthodontics, In order to ensure the safety of our patients, our team, and the community at large during the COVID-19 outbreak, we are adapting the way that we provide orthodontic treatment. What this means for you: All new consultations will be conducted virtually!
Does your child seem drowsy during the day? Does he or she snore or wake up breathless in the middle of the night? They could have Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) – a chronic condition where breathing stops periodically during sleep because soft tissue is relaxing and obstructing the airway. These
It’s easy to do so many things these days with the click of a button. Order shoes! Get a ride across town. Watch your favorite blockbuster movie! It seems like every day there’s a newer and easier way to do almost everything. We’ve been programmed to accept that anything can
Mitchell, Bartlett & Bell Orthodontics values education and we want to make sure all our patients and their families feel informed about their options for treatment plans. To that end, we often find ourselves explaining what the Damon system is and the benefits of using DamonSmile for orthodontic treatment. Given
We all know the saying, “Don’t judge a book by its cover”, but the reality is: we all do. First impressions are really important and your smile says so much about you. That’s why at Mitchell, Bartlett and Bell Orthodontics, we care about not only helping teens but about helping adults