Veil Orthodontics Blog

“I am interested in Invisalign”
08/04/2015
Every day at our offices we have on average 2 or 3 new adult patients visit us for a consultation. Of those at least one will utter the phrase “I am interested in Invisalign” when asked, “What brings you to see us?” Align Technology is the company that manufactures the clear aligners called Invisalign. They do […]
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Accelerated Orthodontics for our new Accelerated World
04/29/2015
My wife and I are expecting our first child later this year. I am beyond excited for this life-changing event. Last night I began thinking about all of the “back when I was your age” conversations I will be having in the future and just how different life will be for my child. In that […]
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My Kid Needs An Expander. What Is That?
03/05/2015
An expander is a very common early orthodontic appliance. It is most often utilized to predictably widen an upper jaw that is deficient in its growth and therefore deficient in the space needed to accommodate the larger adult tooth sizes. Patients who require this appliance are most often detected at an early age through the […]
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‘Timing Is Everything’- When to bring your child to see an orthodontist?
02/03/2015
‘Timing is everything.’ Amen! Shouts the guy writing this. There may be no more appropriate statement than this for an orthodontist. Time can be an orthodontist’s best friend or it can be an enemy. I often get asked the question, “when do I have to take my son or daughter to see an orthodontist?” The […]
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Happy New Year!
01/02/2015
At this time of year, we are all reflecting over the previous year’s triumphs (and learning from our not so triumphant moments!), and we are all racking our brains to chart a new course for healthier living. And no matter how long those good intentions last, it’s certainly never a bad idea to be thinking […]
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