Enjoy Free Ice Cream All Summer Long!

Welcome to summer, everyone!  The Raleigh Orthodontics team invites all patients, parents, and friends to indulge in their ice cream celebration after office visits.  Dr. Bert will supply ice cream sandwiches and nutty-buddies with one request: plan a fun and safe summer for yourselves!  

The Chewing Mechanism and Orthodontic Health

Let’s narrow our focus now, leaving ideas pertaining to overall health, and visiting what we call the chewing mechanism or orthodontic health.  Of course, what we use to chew, the jaw joints, teeth, and chewing  muscles and nerves, are  used for a variety of other functions, chewing is the most active use of these parts Read More

Awareness of Lifestyle for Orthodontic Health

Orthodontic Health To evaluate the probability of great Orthodontic Health, we need to breakdown the cycle from the time of the accident when the ball is set in motion. The body is affected as a result of the awareness of a condition that will affect the body. Awareness Several conditions have manifested themselves as a Read More

Health, Lifestyle and Orthodontics

Everyone wants and values great health, and proper orthodontic treatment will certainly help provide this. The success of great orthodontic treatment is promoted both by healthy lifestyles and by the absence of diseases and disorders, including the mouth, jaws, jaw joints and chewing muscles. Diseases and disorders encompass anything that’s wrong with our bodies, including Read More

Lifestyle Stress & Orthodontic Health

Let’s look at the fact that monitoring and effectively managing stress in our lives enhances what we do for you in orthodontics, giving you more opportunity to share your bright beautiful smile with others with a full and grateful heart, not one bogged down by excessive stress. Take a look at this link to see the Stress Factors Rating Scale. After Read More

Health Habits & Your Orthodontic Health

Great health habits help us enjoy a longer, happy live.  To promote this, we can consider the habits we have that support our health.  We can evaluate our health habits and see how well we’re promoting a long, health life for ourselves.  This gives us our health age. To arrive at our health age we first look Read More

LET’S DEFINE WELLNESS AND LIFESTYLE

Wellness incorporates spirituality, psychology, and the physical wellness. All these influence our general well-being and can have effects on the health of our teeth, chewing muscles, and jaw joints- our chewing mechanism. This article shows how the characteristics of our lifestyle and wellness are balanced and help to define what we mean by “wellness”. Wellness Read More