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1905, 2015

When to Whiten? That is the Question.

By |May 19th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on When to Whiten? That is the Question.

Tooth whitening techniques are used to help remove stains and discoloration.  While your genes do play a dominant role in the color of your teeth there are outside factors that can cause discoloration including: […]

2804, 2015

What it means to be a Board Certified Orthodontist…

By |April 28th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on What it means to be a Board Certified Orthodontist…

What is a Board Certified Orthodontist?

When choosing an orthodontist it is important to select a doctor who is most qualified to fit your needs.  An orthodontist can choose to be reviewed by the American […]

304, 2015

Retainers + Actually Wearing Them = Beautiful Smile!

By |April 3rd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Retainers + Actually Wearing Them = Beautiful Smile!

Once our patients have their braces removed, we classify them as being in “Retention”.  Retention is a very important phase in your orthodontic treatment.  During this time, the doctors will have you come in […]

2703, 2015

Orthodontic Records

By |March 27th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Orthodontic Records

Before you begin your orthodontic treatment you may we wondering why it’s necessary to have x-rays, photos, and models taken.  

 

These tools help the doctor to fully evaluate your teeth, jaws and bite.  In some […]

2202, 2015

Ten Reasons to be Proud of Your Fruge Smile

By |February 22nd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ten Reasons to be Proud of Your Fruge Smile

As if you are not already proud of your
Fruge smile, here are 10 more reasons to show it off!!

1. Smiling lowers your blood pressure.
2. It can change your heart and breathing rate.  
3. Smiling […]

2301, 2015

New Year Frugé Update!

By |January 23rd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Year Frugé Update!

We have a new addition to our orthodontic family.  Kelly, our Marketing Coordinator, had a beautiful baby boy in December.   She is enjoying spending time with him but we sure miss her.
 

Have you seen our […]

701, 2015

Bringing in the New Year at Frugé Orthodontics!

By |January 7th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Bringing in the New Year at Frugé Orthodontics!

What are your New Year’s resolutions?  Instead of a gym membership or another goal that will get packed away with the Mardi Gras decorations, make a true and lasting commitment to yourself that will […]

1912, 2014

The Lowdown on Rubber Bands/Elastics

By |December 19th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Lowdown on Rubber Bands/Elastics

Rubber bands/Elastics.  Will I need them?  Why do I need to wear them?  Why do I wear them in such funny directions?  These are great questions and the answer depends on the patient.

These are […]

1510, 2014

Fluoride and Your Orthodontic Treatment

By |October 15th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fluoride and Your Orthodontic Treatment

Our team at Frugé Orthodontics knows that there are many ways you can protect your pearly whites throughout your orthodontic treatment. If you follow the rules and brush your teeth twice a day, floss […]

810, 2014

Proper Diet while Undergoing Orthodontics

By |October 8th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Proper Diet while Undergoing Orthodontics

Many people undergo orthodontic treatment during childhood, adolescence, and even into adulthood. Wearing orthodontic appliances like braces is sure to produce a beautiful smile. Though orthodontic treatments at Frugé Orthodontics are designed to accommodate […]