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When to Start Orthodontic Treatment

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When should one start orthodontic treatment? This is one our favorite questions and we actually feel this is one of our key differentiators at Bovenizer and Baker Orthodontics. Adults can…

What Happens Right After Braces Are Removed?

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What happens right after braces are removed? Getting your braces removed is such an easy experience!  1. First, Dr. Bo or Dr. Baker will remove all Damon brackets or Invisalign…

Getting a Retainer Years After Braces

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Getting your braces off is a big day and a feeling you will never forget! Your teeth look and feel super smooth, like glass. But your treatment does not end…

What is the Best Age for Kids to Get Braces?

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One of the most frequently asked questions we get asked at our office is “What age do kids usually get braces?”. This is a great question and there is not…
Adult Invisalign Trays

How Long Do Adults Wear Braces?

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With an increasing number of adults seeking orthodontic treatment, we often get asked the question: “How Long Do Adults Wear Braces?”. At Bovenizer and Baker Orthodontics, we really enjoy treating…

Do I Need a Referral to See An Orthodontist?

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This question of needing a referral to an orthodontist is a very common one and we get it all the time. The answer is no, you absolutely do not need…

Taking Care of Clear/Ceramic Braces

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We use Damon Clear braces in our office for patients who want a more discreet looking bracket! The Damon clear bracket uses self-ligating technology, meaning there is a ceramic door…

Invisalign vs Braces: Which is Better?

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We offer several orthodontic treatments in our office to best suit your specific needs and align with your treatment plan. From Invisalign to Damon metal braces and Damon clear braces,…

How Do Invisible Aligners Work?

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Invisalign aligners straighten your teeth by using a series of trays that are made specifically for you. First, a digital scan is taken of your mouth and bite. Then a…

What can I eat with Invisalign?

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Maintaining and caring for your Invisalign trays is a large responsibility, and you must ensure that you are following the eating and drinking guidelines throughout your orthodontic treatment. Invisalign is…

Benefits of Damon Braces 

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You may be asking “What is a Damon bracket”? Dr. Bo and Dr. Baker insist that this is the bracket that will go on their patient’s teeth. We use this…

COVID-19 Updates

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We are very excited to start seeing patients back in our office on Saturday, May 9th and we have missed everyone so much! While many things have changed, one thing…