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Fun Valentine’s Day Trivia

*The most popular theory about Valentine’s Day’s origin is that Emperor Claudius II didn’t want Roman men to marry during wartime. Bishop Valentine went against his wishes and performed secret weddings. For this, Valentine was jailed and executed. While in jail he wrote a note to the jailer’s daughter signing it “from your Valentine.”   […]

Interested in Invisalign Treatment?

Girl holding Invisalign tray with perfect teeth in Austin tx

More and more adults are seeking orthodontic treatment for the health and cosmetic benefits. Many adults turn to the renowned doctors at Smiles of Austin and Smiles of Dripping Springs, who are known for designing natural-looking, beautiful smiles. However, many adults worry about wearing traditional braces and how they might impact their personal or professional […]

380 Pounds of candy were shipped out for Operation Gratitude!!!

    THANK YOU! to all who donated and to all who serve A whooping 380 pounds – AMAZING!   Dear Smiles, Your product donation to Operation Gratitude was received here at our Forward Operating Base, aka “The FOB.”  Thank you for your generous gift to help us fill Care Packages for all who serve! We could […]

National Orthodontic Health Month

For most children, October means one thing: Halloween candy. For orthodontists, it’s a month for embracing a beautiful, healthy smile in honor of National Orthodontic Health Month. The American Association of Orthodontist has offered five timely tips to protect braces, aligners and other orthodontic “appliances” while protecting teeth from decay you can give to your […]

Your Child’s Oral Care Routine

Taking care of your children’s teeth can be quite tedious, especially when they’re still young, but it’s important to take good care of them. Instilling a good oral care routine increases your child’s chances for healthy teeth and good overall oral hygiene for life! Here are the basics of a successful oral care routine for […]

Electric toothbrushes – Your weapon against tooth decay

The act of brushing your teeth can get lost in the morning or evening routines, but the way you brush has a major impact on your oral health. Using an electric toothbrush can significantly improve these routines. Electric toothbrushes are more expensive compared to their manual counterparts, but the cost is worth the sacrifice to […]