Category Archives for "Orthodontist"

Prevention of Issues

These items can break your braces:  crunchy granola bar, popcorn, hard candy, picking, crunchy food, hard crusts, gum. Special caution:  Drinking sodas while you have braces may cause permanent damage to your teeth. Preventing problems with braces:  biting ice, chewing on pens or pencils, chewing caramel, biting whole apple.   Call Dr. Michael Garvey, a […]

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BRACES

Dr. Garvey thought you would get a kick out of this poem.  Braces (Invisalign) are fun, call for a free consult 636-441-2777, Garvey Team Orthodontics. Wearing braces seems really bad some kids get shy and others get mad.   But don’t be upset they’ll soon be gone you’ll forget they were there and your life […]

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Esthetic Dentistry – Garvey Team Orthodontics

Dr. Garvey loves to do esthetic dentistry in conjunction with other dental specialists!  Many people have lived with spacing of their upper teeth which is often hereditary.  The following four photos present a patient of ours with spacing of his upper front teeth: 1)  Start photo large space between front teeth 2)  After frenectomy and the […]

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About Orthodontic Treatment – Video

Orthodontists are dental specialists who exclusively focus on the correction of misaligned teeth and jaws.  Orthodontists receive an additional 2 to 3 years of education beyond dental school. This video covers what happens when orthodontic problems go untreated and why good oral and orthodontic health is important to overall physical health.  In addition, teeth that […]

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Dr. Michael Garvey

New Study Says Adults are Seeking Orthodontic Treatment in Record Numbers Dr. Michael Garvey, an orthodontist in St. Charles, MO, is seeing more and more adults for braces/Invisalign.  Our adults want a new smile after going years, even decades, trying to hide their teeth.  The good news is that today’s wide variety of treatment options can […]

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