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Questions to Ask Your Orthodontist

If you are interested in straightening your smile, you more than likely have a lot of questions about orthodontic treatment. Here, we provide some of the most important questions to ask your orthodontist before you begin treatment. We are more than happy to schedule a consultation for

Is My Jaw Pain Caused by Crooked Teeth?

Chances are, you’re somewhat familiar with the impact crooked teeth can have on your oral health. From directly increasing the risk of tooth decay and gum disease to causing speech impediments, poor bite affects all aspects of your smile. But one serious issue that rarely gets the cov

The Horrors of DIY Braces

In our previous blog, we talked about the growing pains of being a teenager with braces. Just as teenagers are self-conscious about wearing metal braces, they’re even more self-conscious of having crooked and gapped teeth. This is evident from the dangerous rising trend of “do it your

Your Crooked Teeth Might be Causing Your Speech Impediment

Having crooked teeth can put a lot of impediments on your quality of life. Crooked teeth can impede on your self-esteem, your dental health, and can even affect your ability to speak correctly and confidently. Most people don’t think of teeth playing a pivotal role in your ability to

The History of Braces

When most people hear the term “braces,” they think of traditional metal braces, Invisalign, or the bulky headgear that you see dramatized in movies. People assume that braces are a recent invention, existing for maybe the past 60 years or so. While modern orthodontics are a whole dif

6 Advantages of Straight Teeth

Crooked teeth come in many different forms. Most of the time crooked teeth are genetic, and they’re correlated to the size of your jaw.  Other times, your teeth can become crooked from losing your baby teeth too early, poorly done cavity fillings, gum disease, jaw injury from trauma,

Invisalign: Better Than Braces?

First of all, I’d like to say welcome to my blog and thank you for tuning in. My name is Dr. Stephen Grussmark, blogging from Miami to talk tp you about my Invisalign practice, as well as give you interesting facts and information about your orthodontic and oral health. If you’re in t