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4 Ways Your Smile Changes as You Age

It’s no secret, as you age, so does your smile. Teeth wear down as we chew our way through a lifetime of meals. Did you also know, teeth can move and shift well into adulthood? Here’s a roundup of 4 common changes orthodontists see in patients as they age: 1. Bottom teeth crowding As you age, your jaw bone loses density and shrinks. The mismatched size of the jaw bone with teeth can lead to crowding of the bottom front teeth. Crowding can ... Read more

Start Orthodontic Treatment for a Chance to WIN!

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Orthodontic Open House

At Riccobene Associates Family Dentistry, we know that a straight smile can make a huge impact on your life. That’s why we make an effort to introduce our patients to all of the orthodontic treatments we offer and pay it forward wherever we can. Read on to learn more about our upcoming ortho event and our most recent giveaway! Orthodontic Open House Have you been considering orthodontic treatment, but you’re not sure which method is best for you? To provide our patients with ... Read more

When Is the Right Time to Get Braces for My Kids?

Braces are a significant dental milestone for kids, and an important financial consideration for parents as well. When it comes to your child, you may be wondering how to know when they need braces, or if they even need them at all! Read on for signs to look out for that can tell you your child may be ready for braces. When Kids Need Orthodontic Work Misalignments and the exact tooth eruption timeline vary greatly between patients. Therefore, there is no set time ... Read more