Artists For Animals: Photos With Santa

Artists For Animals: Photos With SantaIn a season where kids can get their photos taken with Santa, it is also the season for your furry friends to get to see Santa, too! Artists for Animals is a Dallas based non-profit organization that brings local artists, sculptors, musicians, writers, and animal advocates together to support various animal rescue charities in North Texas. One of the cofounders of Artists For Animals, Teresa Berg, is also a professional photographer. To raise proceeds for Road Trip 4 Paws, a local animal rescue group that transports homeless cats and dogs from the DFW Metroplex to other shelters or adoption centers across the country, Teresa Berg is opening her studio for pet photos with Santa Claus.  (more…)

Keeping Healthy Smiles Over The Holidays

Keeping Healthy Smiles Over The HolidaysWhen the holiday season gets into full swing, it can be difficult to keep routines on track. Maybe you indulge in a few more treats or perhaps you skip a few things you normally would not skip. For the health of your smile and the health of your family’s smiles, it is important to remember to take care of mouth, teeth, and gums. A few of the following tips can be easy ways to keep your smiles healthy without sacrificing on all the holiday fun!  (more…)

Is Orthodontic Treatment Really For Adults?

Is Orthodontic Treatment Really For Adults?Pop culture has the images of teenagers wearing braces and headgear in our heads. It makes many of us mistakenly believe that orthodontic treatment is strictly for those who have not yet graduated high school. While it is true that orthodontic treatment is appropriate for kids and teens, it is also true that it is appropriate for adults, too. Misaligned, crooked teeth can lead to problems in your oral health on top of the potential lack of self-esteem in the appearance of your smile. Adults with crooked teeth can receive orthodontic treatment which can lead to improved oral health. It can even lead to a boost of confidence, too!  (more…)

This Weekend’s Holiday Events

This Weekend's Holiday EventsFort Worth, Texas is a unique, vibrant city with a warm community. This weekend is kicking off the December holiday season with plenty of seasonal and Christmas cheer in the air! You can hear plenty of beautiful music and hang out with Santa for photos right in downtown. Lake Country Orthodontics is so proud to be a part of the Fort Worth community, and to serve you and your family’s orthodontic needs(more…)

Tips For Successful Invisalign Treatment

Tips For Successful Invisalign TreatmentIf you are currently using Invisalign to treat your smile or if you are just considering it, there are ways to help make your treatment as successful as possible.  Invisalign is a great way to straighten your smile, but with some mindful practices, you make the experience more effective.  These practical and useful tips may help to make sure that your journey with Invisalign is a great one. Keeping your aligners and teeth clean, wearing your aligners, and keeping your scheduled appointments can all help with the effectiveness.  (more…)

Smile Problems Caused By Misaligned Teeth

Smile Problems Caused By Misaligned TeethDid you know that misaligned teeth can create problems for your smile that go beyond just your appearance? Misaligned, crooked teeth can increase your risk of developing problems like bad breath, chronic headaches, tooth decay, gum disease, TMJ disorder, and surface damage to your teeth. Straightening your misaligned teeth can help improve your appearance and confidence, but it can also help improve your oral health.  (more…)

Starlight Symphony

Starlight Symphony That time of year is here where Thanksgiving is waiting for us, which means the holiday season is here. This year marks the 3rd year for the Starlight Symphony held in West 7th in Fort Worth, Texas. Crockett Row’s family-friendly holiday celebration, Starlight Symphony, is back to make your holiday season wonderful! Crockett Row will be transformed into a glowing wonderland with a 5-minute music & light show every hour on the hour starting at 6:00 p.m. through 10:00 p.m. every night in December. On Friday and Saturday evenings, you can enjoy free horse-drawn carriage rides around West 7th and Crockett Row. (more…)

Customized Treatment With i-CAT Technology

Customized Treatment With i-CAT TechnologyThe investment in the latest technology allows for a more comfortable experience for you. It also allows for a completely customized treatment for you and your smile. i-CAT is computerized tomography technology that can help with diagnostics and treatment planning. The i-CAT technology captures precise and detailed images of your teeth, bite, and mouth, which allows for an accurate portrait of your specific needs. The more precise the diagnostics of your personal situation are, the more precise and targeted your treatment can be.  (more…)

Straighter Teeth Can Lead To Better Health

Straighter Teeth Can Lead To Better HealthIt can seem that crooked smile can only affect your appearance. That misaligned teeth can make you feel insecure about showing off your smile. While your confidence is important, crooked teeth can also cause harm to your health. Straightening your teeth can make them less susceptible to breakage or tooth decay. Straighter teeth can be easier to clean, which can decrease your risk of gum disease and oral health issues. Crooked teeth can lead to speech impediments and/or frequent headaches. If you have teeth that are crooked or misaligned, straightening them can lead to improved health.  (more…)

4 Reasons To Choose Invisalign®

4 Reasons To Choose Invisalign®Living with a crooked, overcrowded, oddly spaced, or uneven smile can be hard. You may feel insecure about the way your teeth looks, which can make you less likely to smile or laugh freely. Crooked teeth can also increase your risk for developing tooth decay, gum disease, TMJ disorder, or other health problems. Therefore it is important to straighten problematic teeth. More and more adults and even teens are beginning to choose Invisalign® clear aligners over traditional metal braces. While Invisalign® is not the best choice for everyone’s smile, it may be right for yours.  (more…)