Five Reasons Our Patients Love Invisalign

Learning that orthodontic treatment is on the horizon for you or your child can be an overwhelming experience. There’s a lot of information to take in, and you likely have a number of questions and concerns about what treatment options are available, how effective they will be, and which will be the most affordable. Traditional… Read More

Summer Survival Guide For Braces

Now that summer is here, at last, we can kick back and enjoy the long, lazy days and nights. Whether your idea of heaven is sleeping in late and swimming until the streetlights come on, or setting off on adventures as soon as school is out, it is important to keep on track with your… Read More

Fun Facts About Animal Teeth

Would it surprise you to know that although the shapes and positions will vary by species, people and animals have the same basic make-up when it comes to teeth? All vertebrates have teeth, including us backbone-having humans, and all those teeth consist of a mix of calcium, phosphorus, and other minerals. Over time, our teeth… Read More

First Orthodontic Visit

Life is full of firsts, from your first tooth to your first car to the first time you leave home, but as exciting as they are, they can often leave you feeling a little nervous and apprehensive as well. It is not all that unusual to fear the unknown, even if you are looking forward… Read More

Best Foods for Oral Health

You are what you eat, especially when it comes to the health of your teeth. Candy, soda, and other sugary foods contribute to tooth decay. Your oral health is one of the first areas to decline when your diet is less than ideal, according to the American Dental Association (ADA). Clauss Orthodontics has compiled this… Read More

Valentine’s and Braces

The team at Clauss Ortho couldn’t let Valentine’s Day go by without declaring our love for braces. And what’s not to find endearing about this orthodontic specialty on the day of love? Confident smiles and straight teeth make braces even more loveable! And here’s a few more reasons why braces have become the bees knees:… Read More

Invisalign For Teens

If you’re a teen in today’s world, chances are you’re no stranger to social media. Teens today have a greater online presence than any previous generation, with multiple social media accounts, and near constant sharing, whether it’s selfies or status updates. Spending so much time in the spotlight of social media can sometimes be overwhelming… Read More

Dentist vs. Orthodontist for Braces

If you’re considering braces, you may be wondering if this is something your dentist can do, or if you’ll need an orthodontist. Patients often question what the difference between a dentist and an orthodontist is, with many people wrongly assuming the two are interchangeable. While there are many similarities, there are also some significant differences… Read More

What Is Orthodontics?

Orthodontics is a fairly common term, with most people having come across it at least once or twice. However, recognizing something doesn’t necessarily mean understanding it! Maybe you’ve heard about orthodontics in passing, but aren’t sure what it encompasses, or what an orthodontist actually does. Clauss Orthodontics is dedicated to keeping patients informed, because we… Read More