I got my braces. Now what?

February 1st, 2023

You’ve taken the first step toward a healthier and more beautiful appearance by getting braces at Jones Orthodontics, and you’re probably wondering what comes next. The first week is the period of biggest adjustment, and there’s a lot to learn in this short time. Don’t worry; in a few short days your braces will feel…
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Diet Soda vs. Regular Soda: Which is better for teeth?

February 1st, 2023

When most patients ask Dr. Jones this question, they're thinking strictly about sugar content — cut out the bacteria-feeding sugar that's present in regular soda by opting for a diet soda and it will be better for your teeth. That seems logical, right? Well, there's a bit more to it than that. Let's take a…
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The Twin Block Appliance

January 25th, 2023

Orthodontic treatment involves a lot more than just straightening your teeth. For a healthy smile, your bite must be healthy as well! This means that the upper and lower jaws need to fit together properly and comfortably. If your bite is out of alignment because of jaw misalignment, orthodontic treatment can help correct the shape…
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How much do braces cost?

January 25th, 2023

This is one of the most common questions that is asked at Jones Orthodontics and, unfortunately, it does not have a simple answer. Just as every patient we see is unique, so is their treatment plan. Some patients have very simple problems which require less appliances and time, while other cases are much more complicated…
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