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Early Orthodontic Treatment Can Help You Have Peace of Mind

Why do you see such young kids (7-9) already being treated with orthodontics these days? This is worrisome for some parents who, on one hand, want to ensure that they are doing all they can to take care of their children, but on the other hand, don't want to get treatment if not truly necessary or if it could be treated at a... read more »

The Answers to Common Questions About Invisalign®

If you have questions about Invisalign®, then our orthodontist, Dr. Jensen, is happy to help you find the answers you need. The more you know about Invisalign, the better because you can ensure that it’s the right treatment for you. To help you find the answers, he is happy to provide answers to commonly asked questions about Invisalign, which are:... read more »

How to Handle an Orthodontic Emergency

While you’re aligning your smile with braces, you might run into an orthodontic emergency. This isn’t anything to be too worried about, and it’s a typical part of the orthodontic journey. Sometimes accidents happen and complications occur. When you experience an orthodontic emergency, it’s best to stay calm and keep a cool head. Our orthodontist, Dr. Jensen, is happy to... read more »

How Can Orthodontic Treatment Fix Jaw Pain?

BY DR. DOUGLAS JENSEN In answering this question, a little information about jaw pain and problem diagnosis would be appropriate. A temporomandibular disorder (TMD) is a problem within the chewing system and is most often seen in people between the ages of 20 and 40. About one-third of the population has at least one TMD symptom and 3-7% of the... read more »

Dr. Jensen Can Use Both Orthodontics and Prosthodontics to Help You

Your dental professional, Dr. Doug Jensen, is one who can create functionally well-aligned teeth and sensational smiles. This is because he is both an orthodontist and a prosthodontist. This means he has received advanced training well beyond dental school to become a specialist in both orthodontics and prosthodontics. Because of this, Dr. Jensen can help you and your smile with... read more »

Adults Can Get Braces, Too

When you think of orthodontics, what probably comes to mind is the adolescent teen roaming their middle school halls with a metallic smile. This is, of course, understandable because most kids it seems, almost as a right of passage, are in braces--whether they wanted braces or not! Remember, their parents are in charge and signed them up. Also, standard braces... read more »

Achieve Your Smile Goals with a Smile Makeover!

Problems with a smile appear for a variety of reasons. For example, if your teeth seem to be discolored, worn down or misshaped, spaced, crooked, missing or otherwise unsightly, you probably dislike the appearance of your smile and even feel a little anxious about it. Many people think just cosmetics, but keep in mind that these things often lead to... read more »

What You Can Expect During Your Orthodontic Journey With Braces

Are you about to align your smile and begin your orthodontic journey? If so, good for you! Dr. Jensen and our orthodontic team are thrilled to help you achieve the smile you have always wanted. To help you know a little more about orthodontics, we would be happy to share the steps involved in the orthodontic process. First, you will... read more »

Is a Malocclusion Holding Your Smile Back?

Did you know that a misalignment issue with your teeth or jaw could be making your oral health care much harder to maintain? Misalignment issues of the teeth and jaws, often called malocclusions, can be the result of a myriad of factors, with the most common form of treatment being some form of orthodontic aligner system, such as braces. If... read more »