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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

If you’re considering teeth whitening, you may be wondering what you need to know before booking your appointment. Our specialist for Invisalign® in Hoover is here to help! There are different types of whitening treatments and some considerations for those with braces or dental restorations. Keep reading to learn more below.  Types of Whitening  There are different approaches for whitening your teeth, including: Professional whitening that we do in-office. These are much stronger than those...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Our Invisalign Expert in Hoover Offers Tips for New Patients

Have you been considering orthodontic or dental treatment but aren’t sure where to start? Whether it’s braces, dentures, or just a checkup, committing to treatment can be a big decision. There are a few helpful criteria to keep in mind before starting your treatment....

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Our Invisalign Expert in Hoover Offers Tips for New Patients

Have you been considering orthodontic or dental treatment but aren’t sure where to start? Whether it’s braces, dentures, or just a checkup, committing to treatment can be a big decision. There are a few helpful criteria to keep in mind before starting your treatment....

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Invisalign® in Hoover Expert Explains Classes Of Malocclusion

Occlusion is the term used to describe how the upper and lower teeth align and fit together. In a healthy mouth, the upper teeth fit just over the lower teeth. When the teeth don’t align as they should, it is called malocclusion, or a bad bite. There are different...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Metal Braces in Alabaster: White Teeth & Braces

Some people experience discoloration of their teeth around their brackets throughout the course of treatment with traditional braces. This is a common occurrence that can lead to unevenness in tooth color after your braces are removed. Thankfully, there are steps you...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

The Skinny on Same-Day Braces

As human beings, we spend a lot of time waiting. Behind the lady with twenty bags of cat litter who isn’t quite sure how to operate self-checkout. In carpool lines that seem to span the entire afternoon. At restaurants on Friday nights because, against our better...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

The Skinny on Same-Day Braces

As human beings, we spend a lot of time waiting. Behind the lady with twenty bags of cat litter who isn’t quite sure how to operate self-checkout. In carpool lines that seem to span the entire afternoon. At restaurants on Friday nights because, against our better...

Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

How to Thank Mom for Investing in Your Smile!

Take a moment to think about how much your mom has done for you. It’s a lot, isn’t it? Especially when it comes to your smile—she’s taught you how to take great care of your teeth and encouraged you to do it (even when you really didn’t want to), she’s taken you to...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Post-Braces Maintenance: How to Keep Your Teeth Straight

You’ve done it! Your braces are off, and your teeth are free. While you’re admiring your new look, make sure these tips and tricks feature into your new routine—you don’t want to undo all that hard work! Remember Your Retainer You may have a friend who wore their...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

You Don’t Need Luck for a Healthy Smile

On St. Patrick’s Day, they say everyone is Irish—but you don’t need the luck of the Irish all year round to have healthy teeth and gums! Following these daily tips and tricks will keep your smile healthy, no four-leaf clovers required. Brush Effectively Not only...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Kissing with Braces: It Happened to Me!

So February 14 is approaching—you know who you’re going to ask to be your Valentine and how you’re going to do it (a personal, quiet approach instead of your original flash mob idea), you’ve considered all possible culinary disasters and picked out a romantic, but...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Birmingham Orthodontics goes Miley Cyrus for your smile

Oh, Miley. She sings, she twerks, she acts, she gets to canoodle Liam Hemsworth, and now she’s the newest addition to Season 11 of NBC’s The Voice—but what does Hollywood wild child Miley Cyrus have to do with Birmingham Orthodontics? No, she wasn’t a patient (ahem,...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Spring Cleaning for Your Mouth

Spring has finally arrived—the birds are chirping, the insects are buzzing, Alabama’s yearly yellow tsunami of pollen is already on the horizon (and the hood of your car). Now, of course, is also the time of year that we dust off our work clothes and get ready to...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Post-Braces Maintenance: How to Keep Your Teeth Straight

You’ve done it! Your braces are off, and your teeth are free. While you’re admiring your new look, make sure these tips and tricks feature into your new routine—you don’t want to undo all that hard work! Remember Your Retainer You may have a friend who wore their...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

You Don’t Need Luck for a Healthy Smile

On St. Patrick’s Day, they say everyone is Irish—but you don’t need the luck of the Irish all year round to have healthy teeth and gums! Following these daily tips and tricks will keep your smile healthy, no four-leaf clovers required. Brush Effectively Not only...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Top 8 Toothpastes to Try Now

Are you ready to upgrade your daily care regimen? Pamper your palate with one of these eight top-rated toothpastes! Crest Pro Health Advanced For consistently healthier teeth across the board, this toothpaste uses Stannous Fluoride instead of Triclosan (a...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Must-Have Products for Braces Maintenance

So, you’ve joined the braces brigade. First of all, welcome. You may have heard some embarrassing tales of those who have sported orthodontia before you—“beware of Oreos and other snacks that can clog up your new hardware” horrors, etc. Truthfully, you have nothing to...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Four Ways to Conquer Your Fears About Dental Appointments

For some of us, going to the orthodontist or dentist is as terrifying as an episode of “American Horror Story” or the latest slasher/zombie apocalypse/haunted mansion movie. In fact, according to All About Counseling, an estimated 14% of Americans get the heebie...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Spring Cleaning for Your Mouth

Spring has finally arrived—the birds are chirping, the insects are buzzing, Alabama’s yearly yellow tsunami of pollen is already on the horizon (and the hood of your car). Now, of course, is also the time of year that we dust off our work clothes and get ready to...

read more
Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Post-Braces Maintenance: How to Keep Your Teeth Straight

You’ve done it! Your braces are off, and your teeth are free. While you’re admiring your new look, make sure these tips and tricks feature into your new routine—you don’t want to undo all that hard work! Remember Your Retainer You may have a friend who wore their...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

You Don’t Need Luck for a Healthy Smile

On St. Patrick’s Day, they say everyone is Irish—but you don’t need the luck of the Irish all year round to have healthy teeth and gums! Following these daily tips and tricks will keep your smile healthy, no four-leaf clovers required. Brush Effectively Not only...

read more
Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Top 8 Toothpastes to Try Now

Are you ready to upgrade your daily care regimen? Pamper your palate with one of these eight top-rated toothpastes! Crest Pro Health Advanced For consistently healthier teeth across the board, this toothpaste uses Stannous Fluoride instead of Triclosan (a...

read more
Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Must-Have Products for Braces Maintenance

So, you’ve joined the braces brigade. First of all, welcome. You may have heard some embarrassing tales of those who have sported orthodontia before you—“beware of Oreos and other snacks that can clog up your new hardware” horrors, etc. Truthfully, you have nothing to...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Four Ways to Conquer Your Fears About Dental Appointments

For some of us, going to the orthodontist or dentist is as terrifying as an episode of “American Horror Story” or the latest slasher/zombie apocalypse/haunted mansion movie. In fact, according to All About Counseling, an estimated 14% of Americans get the heebie...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Chapsticks We Love for Braces

It may be hard to stay excited about the amazing new smile you’re working on when every time you try to smile now the dry skin on your lips pulls and cracks. Chapped lips are common with braces, especially when you first get them, but relief is on its way! There are...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Flashback Friday: Before and After Braces

The summer before your senior year in high school, you’re sent out to a portrait studio with a bunch of your classmates, asked to don a fancy drape, and smile. Senior portraits are supposed to be exciting, but for me they were a nightmare. I’d always hated my smile,...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

How to Thank Mom for Investing in Your Smile!

Take a moment to think about how much your mom has done for you. It’s a lot, isn’t it? Especially when it comes to your smile—she’s taught you how to take great care of your teeth and encouraged you to do it (even when you really didn’t want to), she’s taken you to...

read more
Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Braces-Approved Mexican Foods in Honor of Cinco de Mayo!

On Cinco de Mayo, we all love to join in the celebration of Mexican culture! Parades, music, food, and dancing… and, of course, the amazing cuisine. If you’re sporting braces this Cinco de Mayo, you may be worried about missing out on your favorite foods—what will you...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Summery snacks perfect for the 4th!

Now that you’ve added braces into your equation, you may be hesitant about busting brackets on your favorite summery snacks. At Birmingham Orthodontics, we don’t want you to miss a single moment of the year’s peak season for fresh fruits and veggies, and just because...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Chapsticks We Love for Braces

It may be hard to stay excited about the amazing new smile you’re working on when every time you try to smile now the dry skin on your lips pulls and cracks. Chapped lips are common with braces, especially when you first get them, but relief is on its way! There are...

read more
Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Flashback Friday: Before and After Braces

The summer before your senior year in high school, you’re sent out to a portrait studio with a bunch of your classmates, asked to don a fancy drape, and smile. Senior portraits are supposed to be exciting, but for me they were a nightmare. I’d always hated my smile,...

read more
Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

How to Take Care of Those Pesky Canker Sores

Spring can be a busy time, whether you’re studying for final exams, planning out a summer vacation, or diving into a deep clean. Of course, it’s hard to stay focused on anything else when you develop a canker sore. Stress is thought to be one of the main causes of...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Braces-Approved Mexican Foods in Honor of Cinco de Mayo!

On Cinco de Mayo, we all love to join in the celebration of Mexican culture! Parades, music, food, and dancing… and, of course, the amazing cuisine. If you’re sporting braces this Cinco de Mayo, you may be worried about missing out on your favorite foods—what will you...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Braces-Approved Mexican Foods in Honor of Cinco de Mayo!

On Cinco de Mayo, we all love to join in the celebration of Mexican culture! Parades, music, food, and dancing… and, of course, the amazing cuisine. If you’re sporting braces this Cinco de Mayo, you may be worried about missing out on your favorite foods—what will you...

read more
Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Summery snacks perfect for the 4th!

Now that you’ve added braces into your equation, you may be hesitant about busting brackets on your favorite summery snacks. At Birmingham Orthodontics, we don’t want you to miss a single moment of the year’s peak season for fresh fruits and veggies, and just because...

read more
Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Chapsticks We Love for Braces

It may be hard to stay excited about the amazing new smile you’re working on when every time you try to smile now the dry skin on your lips pulls and cracks. Chapped lips are common with braces, especially when you first get them, but relief is on its way! There are...

read more
Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Flashback Friday: Before and After Braces

The summer before your senior year in high school, you’re sent out to a portrait studio with a bunch of your classmates, asked to don a fancy drape, and smile. Senior portraits are supposed to be exciting, but for me they were a nightmare. I’d always hated my smile,...

read more
Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

How to Take Care of Those Pesky Canker Sores

Spring can be a busy time, whether you’re studying for final exams, planning out a summer vacation, or diving into a deep clean. Of course, it’s hard to stay focused on anything else when you develop a canker sore. Stress is thought to be one of the main causes of...

read more
Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Braces-Approved Mexican Foods in Honor of Cinco de Mayo!

On Cinco de Mayo, we all love to join in the celebration of Mexican culture! Parades, music, food, and dancing… and, of course, the amazing cuisine. If you’re sporting braces this Cinco de Mayo, you may be worried about missing out on your favorite foods—what will you...

read more
Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Braces-Approved Mexican Foods in Honor of Cinco de Mayo!

On Cinco de Mayo, we all love to join in the celebration of Mexican culture! Parades, music, food, and dancing… and, of course, the amazing cuisine. If you’re sporting braces this Cinco de Mayo, you may be worried about missing out on your favorite foods—what will you...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Five Gifts to Give the Kid Who Just Got Braces

Let’s be honest—getting braces is kind of a big deal. When a kid in your life gets braces, it can be a monumental time for everyone! You get excited for their bright future full of confident, healthy smiles, but of course it may not be as easy for them to gear up for...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Back to School Braces Tips

A new school year opens you up to all kinds of new possibilities: new teachers, friends, activities, and memories. And if you’re starting this year with new braces, you’ll want to make sure those memories don’t include any embarrassing orthodontic faux-paus! Don’t...

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Invisalign® in Hoover Specialist Offers Teeth Whitening Tips

Can I Chew Gum with Braces?

Humans love—and have always loved—chewing gum. If you read our post about the weird ways we used to clean our teeth, you’ll remember some of the ways people have been getting their freshening fix for centuries: tree sap, sweet grass, and wax to name a few. It’s no...

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Three Ways to Impact Someone with Your Smile

Three Ways to Impact Someone with Your Smile

We talk a lot about the power of smiling here at Birmingham Orthodontics because we believe it can’t be understated. Did you know, for example, that smiling boosts your mood, your immune system, and relieves stress? We love smiles, and as we work on our own, we want...

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