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How to Help Your Teen Transition from High School to College

How to Help Your Teen Transition from High School to College

Mar 07 2016
Even though our children go through a big transition from middle school to high school , there’s an even bigger one looming ahead: high school to college.  Here are five ways you can help your teen transition successfully. The transition to college can leave both parents and kids feeling bewildered. Here are some strategies to […]
Not Just For Kids: Faith Hill and Her Braces

Not Just For Kids: Faith Hill and Her Braces

Mar 07 2016
Faith Hill may be best known for her music, but she also has a beautiful smile.  But she didn’t always feel confident about it.
How to Choose an Orthodontist

How to Choose an Orthodontist

Mar 07 2016
Making the decision to improve your smile is a big one in and of itself, but it’s just as important to find an orthodontist who’s going to give you the best treatment for your specific situation.  Here are some tips on finding the right orthodontist for you or your child. #1: Ask Around If your […]
Orthodontic Problems to Watch for in Adults — Crowding

Orthodontic Problems to Watch for in Adults — Crowding

Mar 07 2016
We’ve talked about how adults can benefit from braces , too, but there are certain orthodontic problems that we see commonly in adults for which braces are the best solution.  One of the ones we see most often in adults is crowding. If your teeth look similar to this, you can benefit from adult orthodontic […]
Orthodontic Problems to Watch for in Adults – Gaps Between Teeth

Orthodontic Problems to Watch for in Adults – Gaps Between Teeth

Mar 07 2016
Many people go through life with less than perfectly straight teeth, but there are certain orthodontic problems to watch out for that can lead to more serious problems down the road.  One of those things is gaps between teeth, or diastema. Gaps Between Teeth: Not Just a Cosmetic Issue While a number of people, including […]
The Best Valentine’s Day Gifts for People with Braces

The Best Valentine’s Day Gifts for People with Braces

Mar 07 2016
Does your Valentine have braces? Not sure what to get her?  Don’t worry — we’ve got you covered here at Elrod Ortho .  Check out our suggestions below to make your braces-wearing Valentine all smiles!   #1: Flowers We know, we know.  It’s a little cliché.  But the truth is, most people do actually enjoy […]