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  • Invisalign Teen – The Discreet Option for Today’s Teens

    Teenagers face many challenges with their body, and this often affects their self-confidence. Their active life also does not make this easier because they are always with friends, playing sports, doi...

  • Facts about two-phased orthodontic treatment

    As children develop and their teeth begin to come in, it’s not unusual to see the early signs of a problem. Yet, even though you may observe a misalignment or other malformation of the teeth, it...

  • 5 Reasons You Would Need Braces

    For generations, orthodontic appliances like braces have made people uneasy with certain treatments to address problems with their smile. Many people do not realize that braces are now quite fashionab...

  • Eight Common Bite Issues That Are Corrected With Orthodontic Treatment

    For jaws or teeth that are not in proper alignment may require orthodontic treatment to fix the issue. When orthodontic issues, often referred to as malocclusions, are not treated, the person may expe...

  • Get Your Confidence Back in 2019

    Rick Herrmann Orthodontics wishes you a happy and prosperous new year. It is during the month of January that you set goals to accomplish during the entire year. For most people, visiting the gym and ...

  • Orthodontic Braces: Does it hurt?

    Just like any medical procedure, the first question that most people think about, especially teens, when it comes to orthodontic braces is, “Is it going to hurt”? However, most people are ...

  • All About Retainers

    So you’ve just completed your Orthodontic treatment and ready to show off your beautiful smile to all your friends, but wait, what is this retainer?  Aren’t my teeth supposed to stay like...

  • October is National Orthodontic Health Month

    October is National Orthodontic Health Month. It is set aside to highlight the importance of straight teeth. It coincides with Halloween which is an event associated with large consumption of candy by...

  • Curious About Braces? What You Can Learn From a Free Orthodontist Consultation

    A free orthodontist consultation is a risk-free and painless way to learn about something that is unique to you: your smile. Your smile is one of your most important assets. It will last forever, so w...

  • The Importance of Mouthguards for Students in Contact Sports

    Mansfield Orthodontist, Dr. Rick Herrmann reveals that one aspect to think about in the back-to-school rush is the mouthguard. As children and adolescents are heading into different sports and practic...

  • You’re Never Too Old For The Orthodontist

    Orthodontics often calls to mind the image of a teenager with a mouth full of braces. Secretly though, many adults feel subconscious about their smile. The good news is that orthodontic interventions ...

  • The Benefits of Getting Orthodontic Treatments

    Going to the dentist is not just about treating getting fillings and treating infections. There is another sub field called orthodontics that specializes in straightening teeth and aligning the jaw. H...

  • The Psychological Benefits of Orthodontics for Children and Adults

    Wearing braces can bring many benefits which are not only physical but also psychological.  There have been numerous studies that show that an individual’s unhappiness about their smile can lea...

  • 10 Signs That Early Orthodontics are Needed

    Identifying a potential need for your child to see an orthodontist is not always easy. Not every warning sign is immediately apparent. There are some indications, however, that may alert you to the ne...

  • Why You Should Choose an Orthodontist

    If you are looking for a way to get straighter teeth and a more confident smile, then you should already know that there is no easy way to decide where to go, who to trust, and how much you should pay...

  • The Benefits of SureSmile Technology in Orthodontics

    Are you apprehensive about getting a new set of braces? Here at Rick Herrmann Orthodontics, our team understands your concerns. Braces are some of the lengthiest treatments that an orthodontics patien...

  • Simple Steps Showing How Braces Work

    If you are excited with the hope of having a healthy mouth and a beautiful smile but wondering what the process of getting braces involves, then read on to know how braces work from start to finish. 1...

  • What’s the first thing people notice about you?

    What’s the first thing people notice about you? Hint: There’s a reason it’s called a million dollar smile and it’s worth a thousand words. Your smile leaves a lasting impressio...

  • Orthodontics Tips Children During Back To School

    Summertime has come to an end and most parents are busy preparing their kids for back-to-school.  Among all the things parents are thinking about such as supplies and clothes, it is worth noting that...

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