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How We Use Orthodontic Technology to Create Healthy Smiles

At our Richmond, VA orthodontics offices, you’ll find some of the most cutting-edge orthodontic technology available. Dr. Graham Gardner and our team invest in proven advances in order to create better smiles. If something is safe, effective and can help our patients get outstanding results in less time and with less discomfort, you better believe we’re on it!

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Gardner Orthodontics Response to COVID

[Last updated: Feb 22, 2021] Friends and family of Gardner Orthodontics,  We’re super excited to see all your wonderful smiles! Our goal, as always, will be to provide you a great experience, in a safe, comfortable and happy environment. At Gardner Orthodontics we’re committed to your safety and will be complying with recommendations set forth by the CDC

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10 Key Benefits of Straight Teeth

If you’ve ever looked at braces or Invisalign before and after photos or have gone through orthodontic treatment yourself, you know that straightening your teeth will give you a fantastic-looking smile. Yet, beyond the cosmetic perks, does having straight teeth matter? The answer is, absolutely. From improved oral health to increased confidence, having straight teeth and an aligned

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Accelerated Orthodontics with Invisalign at Gardner & La Rochelle Orthodontics in Richmond, VA

Accelerated Orthodontics with Invisalign

Straightening teeth takes time. Besides, the longer your braces are on, the higher likelihood your teeth have of decalcification, gingival recession, and root resorption. This is where the idea of accelerated orthodontics comes into play. Instead of going through treatment for the traditional amount of time, accelerated orthodontics gets the job done much faster. But what goes on

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Can I Get Braces with Periodontitis?

It’s only natural to worry about the look of your teeth. After all, they’re front and center when you talk, laugh, and smile. A lot of thought goes into orthodontic treatment, such as what style of braces to get, and the like. But there is one prevalent question that needs to be answered in regards to orthodontic treatment:

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Cleaning Tips for Braces

With braces, it is more important than ever to keep your teeth and gums their healthiest. Braces and other orthodontic appliances create more opportunities for food particles and bacteria to collect and thrive. Getting braces requires adopting a new oral hygiene routine and good habits that promote the healthiest environment for your teeth and gums. As braces are

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Braces and Cavities: Great Oral Hygiene and Prevention

Many people who wear braces, both adults and children, tend to forget about general oral hygiene. It’s harder to brush your teeth, as a large portion of them are covered with metal. Then, there are the rubber bands, the tightening wires, and other wires that make it even more difficult to brush, floss, and keep your mouth clean

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Today’s Adult Has the Option of Invisalign Clear Aligners

Today, many adults would love to straighten their teeth but feel they are too old for treatment. Yet, their teeth make them feel uncomfortable and self-conscious. Invisalign clear aligners for adults are a welcome orthodontic treatment when it comes to straightening teeth. Unlike the stigma of wearing braces in some adults, adult Invisalign clear aligners are discreet and

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5 Practical Invisalign Hacks Gardner & La Rochelle Orthodontics in Richmond, VA

5 Practical Invisalign Hacks

Compared to going through treatment with traditional metal braces, most teens would agree that Invisalign treatment is a cakewalk! After all, you don’t have to wear any permanent hardware, nor do you have to worry about the self-consciousness that comes with sporting a “metal mouth!” Still, any orthodontic treatment that involves moving and repositioning your teeth is going

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