Category Archives for "Braces"

Orthodontic Essentials

Dr. Michael Garvey cares about giving you a beautiful smile. Providing you with the highest quality orthodontic care is our number 1 priority. So every patient we treat will receive an OrthoEssentials program bag. Participating in the OrthoEssentials program while wearing braces can help you have a healthier smile. Come visit us for a free orthodontic […]

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Parts of Your Braces

Parts of Your Braces: GARVEY TEAM ORTHODONTICS, Dr. Michael Garvey in St. Charles, Mo -We make great SMILES 🙂 If you are having problems with your braces, please refer to the picture below and the descriptions to accurately describe your problems when calling our office. 1. Bracket: the actual “brace” that is bonded/glued to the tooth […]

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  • October 17, 2012
  • Braces

7 Common Questions Regarding Braces

Dr. Michael Garveyis a board certified orthodontist and member of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) in St. Charles MO. Today, nearly 4 million children in the United States and Canada are receiving treatment from members of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO). And while parents know that orthodontic treatment results in a healthy, beautiful […]

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Best Age for Braces

Garvey Team Orthodontics– BRACES used to be a part of being a teenager, but now some kids start and finish orthodontic treatment long before adolescence.  But despite the allure of getting it over with young, starting early is not right for every child.  Some children who start early will have to have a 2nd phase […]

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Check out our new bracket sealant!

Dr. Garvey is now using a new advanced and improved fluoride sealant when applying brackets to the patients teeth. It is called Opal Seal. Opal Seal is a light cure primer that is used when bonding orthodontic appliances to etched enamel. Opal Seal is 38% filled with proprietary GI particles and nano fillers that release fluoride during orthodontic […]

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Dr. Garvey and Staff

This photo shows Dr. Garvey and his staff in front of the office. Dr. Garvey has been in practice for 32 years, with a staff of combined years of dental experience of 61 years. Garvey Team Orthodontics are committed to giving their patients a positive and happy experience when they come to our office. Some patients on their first […]

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