How To Tell If Your Child Has A Bite Problem

How To Tell If Your Child Has A Bite Problem

In this edition of Friday Focus, Dr. O El-Hillal from E&S Orthodontics, your Phoenix Orthodontist, discusses how to tell if your child has a bite problem and whether they should see an orthodontist. Hi. My name is Dr. O and today we’re going to talk about how you can recognize whether your child has a …

How often should you see your orthodontist once treatment has started?

In this edition of Friday Focus, Dr. O El-Hillal from E&S Orthodontics, your Phoenix Orthodontist, discusses the differences in follow-up appointment schedules. Hello. My name is Dr. O and today we’re going to talk about the timing for follow-up visits to your orthodontist. The question is: “Why does one orthodontist prefer seeing patients in 4-week …

Damon Braces vs Traditional Braces

In this edition of Friday Focus, Dr. O El-Hillal from E&S Orthodontics, your Phoenix Orthodontist, discusses the differences between Damon passive, self-ligating braces and traditional metal braces. Hello everyone. My name is Dr. O and today I’m going to be answering the question: What is the difference between Damon braces and traditional braces? If this …

Why Choose Damon® Clear Braces?

In one of our recent Friday Focus videos on YouTube, Dr. O discussed why he chose Damon Clear braces for his own orthodontic treatment, and why they may be the right decision for you as well. As a leading Damon provider in the metro Phoenix area, Dr. O has been working with the Damon system …

Can you get colors with Damon® Braces?

  In this edition of Friday Focus, Dr. O of E&S Orthodontics, your Metro Phoenix Orthodontist, addresses the subject of adding colors to Damon Braces. Today I’m going answer a question that’s commonly asked: Can you get colors with Damon® Braces? As a Damon provider who has been working with the Damon system for almost …

Should You Extract Teeth for Orthodontic Treatment – Extended Version

Someone you know will inevitably end up needing dental braces and in a surprising number of cases, tooth extraction will be recommended to address misaligned or crowded teeth. If you’re thinking about braces for yourself or your child, you’ve probably wondered if the orthodontist will want to pull some teeth as part of the treatment …

Do Not Extract Teeth for Orthodontic Treatment

Whether or not you should have teeth extracted for orthodontic reasons is a question that has been ask a lot on our Friday Focus YouTube channel. While we’ve covered this topic before, we felt it was worth sharing information about again. Let’s start with the fact that there is a way to set up treatment …

Why Should You Select the Damon System?

Your orthodontist can recommend braces for various reasons. Straighter teeth aren’t always for cosmetic purposes. The crevices created from crooked or crowded teeth can accumulate bacteria and food particles, which increase your risk of gum disease and tooth decay. Today, there are many options for braces, including Damon braces. These are an alternative to traditional …

What’s The Cost Of Damon Braces?

While not all braces are created equal, self-ligating systems like Damon Braces are at the top of our list. Why? For several reasons, including convenience, comfort and the fact that they help avoid extraction. One of the questions we get asked quite often during our orthodontic consultations is “What’s the cost of Damon braces?” The …