What is Opal Seal

At Reed Orthodontics, we focus on more than just making your smile look great.  We want to help you keep your teeth as clean and bright as possible!  We use a special product to protect the enamel, called “Opal Seal”. People with braces have more bacteria on their...

Caring for Your Retainer

Your braces may be history, but retainers are forever! If you’ve had orthodontic treatment, you should wear a retainer not just after your braces are removed but for the rest of your life. Retainers keep your teeth from returning to their original position. Since this...

No Orthodontic Emergencies!

Here at Dr. Reed’s office we recommend staying away from certain foods that might cause an orthodontic emergency. Although sturdy, stable and advanced, braces are orthodontic appliances that you need to treat with care. That means eating foods that are gentle on your...

Saving Money on Your Orthodontic Treatment

Health Savings Accounts (HSA) and Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) are accounts you put money into that you can then use to pay for certain out of pocket healthcare costs. You DO NOT pay taxes on the money. This means you’ll save an amount equal to the taxes you would...

Creating Smiles For A Lifetime

We all recognize the beautiful impression that is left in our mind when we see the smile of a loved one. At Reed Orthodontics, your local Aurora orthodontist often will take an “impression” of your mouth to formulate a plan to create a “Smile For A Lifetime”! While...

New Technology- Accelerated Orthodontics

At Reed Orthodontics, Dr. Reed is constantly researching and implementing state-of-the-art treatments that we can use to enhance the options and care that we provide for our patients. Propel is a fast and gentle way to accelerate your orthodontic treatment, allowing...

Why Opal Seal?

At Reed Orthodontics, we focus on more than just making your smile look great. We want to help you keep them as clean and bright as possible as well. Your Aurora Orthodontist will be using a special product to protect the enamel, called “Opal Seal”. People with braces...