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Does Getting Braces Hurt?

By |2018-07-08T08:48:31+00:00September 1st, 2018|Blog|

One of the biggest questions many have patients have when they hear that they need orthodontic treatment is a simple, "Does it hurt?" Having a great smile and a healthy mouth is important, but the idea of months or even years of discomfort in order to get that treatment seems daunting, especially if they've heard [...]

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Text Us! Barakat Orthodontics Can Now Text Our Patients!

By |2018-07-20T20:27:05+00:00August 1st, 2018|Blog|

Barakat Orthodontics is excited to announce that our patients can now text us! We now offer a “Virtual Consultation Smile Assessment” for orthodontic services.  How does this work? You simply take a series of photos of your mouth and send them to us. After we receive the photos, Dr. Barakat will review them and one [...]

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Propel And Acceledent Now Offered By Dr. Barakat

By |2018-04-09T12:18:58+00:00July 1st, 2018|Blog|

Barakat Orthodontics and Invisalign Center is excited to announce that we will now offer the Propel line of products, including the VPro5™ , the Excellerator™ Series of drivers and the Acceledent in our Sterling office. The Propel line of products offers both at-home and in-office options. The VPro5 aligner seater can be used at home [...]

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The Barakat Team is Celebrating Orthodontic Appreciation Week!

By |2018-04-03T08:57:15+00:00June 1st, 2018|Blog|

Orthodontic Appreciation Week 2018 takes place from June 4-8 and it's time to show your thanks to Dr. Barakat and her orthodontic team who have done their best to make your smile bright. This is a great time of year to practice your smile and offer a heartfelt thanks to the people throughout your orthodontist's [...]

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3 Reasons to Use an Invisalign Center for Treatment

By |2018-03-13T09:56:22+00:00May 1st, 2018|Blog|

If you're less than thrilled with your smile due to crowding, an overbite, unsightly gaps or crooked teeth, Invisalign provided by Barakat Orthodontics and Invisalign Center may be the solution for you! Using a series of clear plastic aligners, an Invisalign system can gradually straighten your teeth without the inconvenience of conventional braces. There are [...]

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Traditional Braces vs Invisalign: Which is Better?

By |2018-01-16T08:59:06+00:00April 1st, 2018|Blog|

So the dentist says it's time for your child to get braces, or maybe you've decided to improve your own smile. Either way, investing in orthodontic work is a big decision and a big investment. Orthodontic treatment options have come a long way in recent years. The "metal mouth" that was once the bane of [...]

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All The Orthodontic Benefits of Invisalign Teen

By |2018-03-05T08:39:02+00:00March 1st, 2018|Blog|

Do you need braces but are concerned about how they'll make you look and feel? Maybe you still want to enjoy all your favorite foods and not worry about food getting stuck in your braces. Maybe you are in sports or music and are concerned about braces restricting your activities. Fortunately, there is a great [...]

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A Few Conveniences and Benefits of Invisalign Braces

By |2018-01-16T08:39:52+00:00February 1st, 2018|Blog|

Have you been told you need braces?  Is your head spinning with all the information your orthodontist provided?  Choosing between traditional braces and Invisalign is a big decision.  Most people tend to choose traditional braces, probably because they don’t understand how easy and convenient Invisalign really is! Convenience is an absolute must today. Whether at [...]

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7 Myths about Orthodontic Treatment

By |2018-01-16T08:38:03+00:00January 1st, 2018|Blog|

The American Association of Orthodontics (AAO) make it their mission to educate the public about the benefits of orthodontic treatment.  The misconceptions about orthodontists and their role in helping people achieve and maintain good oral health really are unfounded, and we, in conjunction with the AAO, want to address some of them so that our [...]

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Happy Holidays from all of us at Barakat Orthodontics and Invisalign Center!

By |2018-01-16T08:37:16+00:00December 6th, 2017|Blog|

Dr. Barakat and the team at Barakat Orthodontics wishes you a happy holiday season and a spectacular New Year!  From our family to yours, Happy Holidays!

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