Long Beach, CA – Today, nearly one in five orthodontic patients is an adult. And with more adults seeking out orthodontic treatment, it’s no surprise that we’re seeing an increase in patients looking for more aesthetically pleasing options.
Long Beach, CA – If your child is about to get braces, there are probably some things you are wondering. What is life going to be like once the braces are placed? The good news is, that while it can take a bit of time […]
Teens who are told they need braces may be stressing out, but when they realize the benefits braces can provide, it can make their time in braces much better.
Long Beach, CA – If your child is seven or older and hasn’t had a consultation with an orthodontist, it’s time to make that appointment. Many parents may think this is too young, but the American Association of Orthodontics, American Dental Association, and the American […]
The day a patient’s braces come off is an exciting day, but that doesn’t mean the orthodontic work is over yet.
Long Beach, CA – When it comes to orthodontic treatment, there is so much information, and misinformation, out there. HD Orthodontics works hard to ensure each of our patients and their families are well educated about what we do and why it is important. And […]
Has your teenager recently asked about having Invisalign Teen to perfect their smile? Learn more about the technology from Long Beach orthodontist, Dr. Heather Desh.
If you’ve spent years hiding your smile, why not make 2017 the year you resolve to smile more? Orthodontic treatment can boost your confidence and improve your oral health.
Long Beach, CA – Getting braces is often a rite of passage for a teenager. But have you ever wondered why some people need braces, and others don’t? At my Long Beach orthodontic office, I treat many siblings and it isn’t uncommon to have one […]
Long Beach, CA – Many people may think bad breath, also referred to as halitosis, is simply caused by failing to take proper care of one’s oral health. While that is true for some people, sometimes, the food we eat and other lifestyle habits can […]