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Nutrition And Oral Health

It’s no secret that eating a balanced diet is important for maintaining good health, and that what we eat and drink plays a big role… Read More

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First Orthodontic Visit

Making a big decision is exciting, but it can be a little overwhelming sometimes, too. Here at Thacker Orthodontics, we know that choosing to receive… Read More

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Types of Malocclusions

Unless you happen to keep regular company with an orthodontist or two, chances are good that you probably haven’t heard the word malocclusion very often!… Read More

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The Different Types Of Retainers

There’s a lot of time, effort, and hard work that goes into successfully completing orthodontic treatment. It’s exciting when you have the finish line in… Read More

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Braces And Gingivitis

Undergoing orthodontic treatment with braces has many benefits, the most obvious of which is a beautifully aligned, fully functional smile!  However, like most things in… Read More

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Braces Vs. Invisalign

If you’ve recently learned that your smile could benefit from orthodontic treatment, you may be feeling a little overwhelmed. There’s a lot of information to… Read More

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Orthodontics For Adults

Although the number of adults seeking orthodontic treatment has skyrocketed in recent years, it is not uncommon for older patients to feel as though it… Read More