Braces Myths You Need to Know

Braces are a big first step on your orthodontic journey. Before you begin your process toward your ideal smile, it’s important to have the right information. There are a lot of myths surrounding braces and the orthodontic treatment process. Lucky for you, Clauss Orthodontics and our expert team is here to clear things up so… Read More

Invisalign: Fact or Fiction

The road to a straight smile is no longer paved with clunky metal contraptions and roadblocks like budget hits and lifestyle changes. While traditional metal braces are now smaller and more comfortable to wear thanks to cutting-edge technology, they are not the only orthodontic treatment option on the market to achieve the smile of your… Read More

What is Dental Monitoring?

Much of modern life has become technology filled and the recent push to virtual interactions has spread to even your orthodontic experience. With the power of mobile technology there is an app for practically everything. We know that much of your time is spent on your phone or another device, so here at Clauss Orthodontics,… Read More

Everything You Need To Know About Retainers

Here at Clauss Orthodontics, we appreciate all the effort that you put into improving your smile. We’re proud of you for sticking to your treatment plan and taking good care of your teeth throughout the orthodontic process! Now that you’re reaching the end of the active phase of treatment, it can feel like you’re done… Read More

Guide to Orthodontic Treatment as an Adult

Whether due to changing social norms or an increased awareness of the importance of oral health, the team at Clauss Orthodontics has seen an increase in the number of adult patients looking to improve their oral health with orthodontics. Some of them have spent a lifetime feeling uncomfortable with the way their teeth look and… Read More

Recognizing and Treating a Child’s Orthodontic Issues

As parents, the team at Clauss Orthodontics knows how hard it can be to see your child uncomfortable or in pain. If your child has been complaining about pain or discomfort when eating, talking or yawning, they might have a problem with their jaw that requires orthodontic intervention. Jaw pain is fairly common in children… Read More

Care For Your Smile Between Orthodontic Visits

At Clauss Orthodontics, we’re passionate about helping you discover a smile that looks amazing and feels amazing, too. Though we use the latest orthodontic technology and offer you reliably high-quality care from our expert team, a core part of your treatment’s success is you, the patient! By following the tips below, you can care for… Read More

Bad Habits To Break Whether Or Not You Have Braces

Here at Clauss Orthodontics, we strive to educate our community on the importance of maintaining a consistent dental hygiene routine and avoiding habits that could interfere with the progress of healthy development and orthodontic treatment. When patients wearing braces fail to dedicate time to proper oral care, it can result in longer treatment times and… Read More

Are Braces or Invisalign Better For Me?

When you’re told that you or your child may benefit from orthodontic treatment, navigating the options and choices ahead of you may be more intimidating than actually undergoing the procedures. At Clauss Orthodontics, we believe that you should have as much information and resources as you need to begin your orthodontic journey successfully. Knowing whether… Read More

Recognizing Bad Habits That Affect Your Child’s Teeth

When your child is dealing with oral issues such as crowded teeth or misalignments, they can suffer some serious consequences! When left untreated, these issues can interfere with your child’s ability to eat, sleep, speak, and function well at home and school. As a parent, we know you want to help to ensure a healthy… Read More

Trust An Experienced Orthodontist With Your Family’s Smiles

At Clauss Orthodontics, we know you want the best for your family and that includes a beautiful smile. Healthy teeth play a key role in oral and overall health – and you should never underestimate the confidence that comes with a beautiful smile! Many people consider visiting their general dentist for an orthodontic evaluation, wondering… Read More

Types Of Braces

Over recent years, orthodontic treatment has gone through some major changes, giving patients more options than ever when it comes to achieving a healthy, confident smile. Using state-of-the-art technology and different types of braces, Dr. Clauss and his expert team are able to successfully treat a multitude of orthodontic issues, including: Crowded teeth Gaps between… Read More