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Why Older Adults are Wearing Orthodontics–and Why They Should

Image Source Oak Park, IL — Statistics available through the American Association of Orthodontists show that older adults getting braces and other orthodontics devices has risen dramatically over the past decade–by a whopping 40 percent. For many dental practices, about half of all their orthodontics patients are adults, with a bigger and bigger chunk of…

Don’t Try This At Home

La Grange, IL – These days, there’s a YouTube video for just about everything you can imagine. One recently sparked some controversy in the Oak Park orthodontics world and beyond. A YouTube user named Jamila Garza posted a video about how she closed a gap in her teeth using nothing more than some rubber bands.…