Does My Child Need Braces – Video

Does My Child Need Braces?  Signs your child might need braces (and orthodontic treatment) include: Open bite, crossbite, overbite Finger / Thumb Sucking Severe crowding Mouth Breathing Early / Late Loss of Baby Teeth or Missing Teeth Jaws Out of Proportion Jaw Noises (Popping) or Shifting Dr. Garvey likes to see children at age 7, […]

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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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Greenway Network’s National Public Lands Day

National Public Lands Day at Brommelsiek County Park, 1650 Schwede Road, Wentzville, MO  63385, is this SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2013.  Come help plant trees.  Holes will be pre-dug by St. Charles County Parks; please bring gloves, rakes, hoes, or shovels.    Let’s plant a tree and have some fun! To volunteer:  register with Greenway Network […]

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Invisalign PREFERRED PROVIDER – Dr. Michael Garvey St. Charles MO

Congratulations to Dr. Michael Garvey, D.D.S., M.S., on achieving PREFERRED PROVIDER status with Invisalign.   Dr. Garvey is an expert in treating patients with Invisalign.  You may be surprised to know that the benefits of having properly aligned teeth extend far beyond a confident smile.  According to the American Dental Association, straightening your teeth can […]

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Orthodontic Emergencies

Dr. Garvey, a local St. Charles, MO, orthodontist supplies each patient and school nurses with emergency orthodontic kits and brochures.  Only the most severe orthodontic emergencies may require immediate attention by an orthodontist.  The majority of these are easily treated with a follow-up by the patient’s orthodontist. Food caught between teeth – This is not […]

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