7 Drinks That Impact Dental Health

7 Drinks That Impact Dental Health

What you eat and drink directly affects your oral health. So how can you make good choices? Below are facts about 7 drinks that impact dental health, and whether they help or hurt your teeth and gums. 1.Coffee Coffee is an acidic drink, but some studies show that...
Maintaining Dental Health in a Pandemic

Maintaining Dental Health in a Pandemic

One of the most important things we can do right now during the current COVID-19 Pandemic to stay safe and to keep others safe is to stay home. One way we can do this, and care for our dental health in a pandemic, is by diligent brushing and flossing. This may seem...
5 Ways to Improve Gum Health

5 Ways to Improve Gum Health

Gum disease is a surprisingly common ailment that silently affects 1 in 4 adults. It can be easy to focus on a bright white smile, forgetting that good gum health is integral to that. Here are 5 ways to maintain or improve gum health: Floss, Floss, Floss! Gum Disease...
5 Ways to Improve Oral Hygiene

5 Ways to Improve Oral Hygiene

We all want a bright smile that expresses all of who we are. One place to begin to cultivate that, is to improve oral hygiene. It can be a simple and easy way to cultivate a truly beautiful smile. Wait A Little Before You Brush Brushing immediately after eating...
How to Spot Gum Disease

How to Spot Gum Disease

Gum disease can be a silent problem, but it is surprisingly common, with 1 out of 2 adults experiencing some form of gum disease. The good news is, in its earlier stages it is easily treated, and prevented by the simple act of daily brushing and flossing. It can fly...
75 Years of Fluoride

75 Years of Fluoride

This year is the 75 anniversary of one of the biggest breaks in preventative dentistry: Fluoride in water! The History of Fluoridation Following a study by Dr. Frederick McKay into children whose teeth were stained with what was called “The Colorado Brown Stain,” but...

Congratulations, Jessica. You ARE 13K!

We’re so excited to announce the winner of our Be 13K free treatment giveaway! As I’m sure you are aware, we launched the Be 13K campaign in spring to celebrate our 13,000th patient of Reed Orthodontics. We created scratch off cards for every patient that started...

Early Treatment

You may think that your child is too young to benefit from orthodontic treatment. And they may very well be. However, the American Association of Orthodontists recommends that all children see an orthodontist by the age of 7. At this time, baby teeth are being...