Category Archives for "Garvey Team Orthodontics"

Oral Hygiene/Career Day

Dr. Michael Garveyof Garvey Team Orthodontics did an oral hygiene presentation for career day at Zion Lutheran Elementary School in St. Charles, MO.  Below is a “heart-felt” thank you note from their teacher: “Dear Dr. and Mrs. Garvey, Thank-you so much for giving up your time to share information about teeth with Zion’s fourth graders. From […]

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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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Invisalign – Orthodontist vs Dentist

Invisalign patients should see an orthodontist to have their teeth straightened versus a dentist – Dr. Michael Garvey is a board certified orthodontist in St. Charles, MO, who is licensed to straighten teeth and to do Invisalign. Dr. Michael Garvey is a specialist in braces, an orthodontist, and is a licensed provider for Invisalign. If […]

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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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Dr. Garvey is Now a Bee Keeper!

Dr. Garvey is now a bee keeper.  He attends meetings at the “3 Rivers Bee Keepers” and he went to the state meeting.  Shown here, he is installing his bees into one of the four “Top Bar” hives he works.  There are two in front of the “Garvey Organic Farm” near the service road.  Some of his bees […]

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Best age for braces in St. Charles, St. Peters, and O’Fallon, MO

Dr. Michael Garvey (orthodontist/specialist in braces) likes to see his patients at an early age.  Unfortunately sometimes the general dentist does not pick up on the patients who can be treated interceptively at approximately age 7.  Moms are often waiting and asking if the patient should be referred to an orthodontist.  Some dentists believe that […]

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