This month we hosted a Back to School BBQ for our patients and community at Aspen Landing! We had food, games, prizes, live music and much more! Thank you to everyone who came out for this amazing event. Check out our video to see the good times we had!
We love bringing smiles together in Calgary! We are here to help make your child’s smile be the best it can be – healthy, confident and beautifully aligned! Contact us at True North Orthodontics for a smile consultation today. Here’s to our beautiful community!
A big thank you to all of our amazing patients and their friends and family for attending our 2nd annual Tubing Night at COP. Over 500 people attended throughout the afternoon and evening which made the event a huge success. See you there next year!
Did you know that children can receive orthodontic treatments as early as age seven? This is known as Early Orthodontic Treatment, and it can be vital for your child’s dental health and development. At True North Orthodontics, we provide effective early orthodontic treatments and can answer any of your questions regarding the process. Here’s a look at some things you might find useful to know:
Orthodontists administer treatments like braces, Invisalign, mouthguards, etc. They are specialists who make sure your teeth are straight and perfectly aligned. At True North Orthodontics in Calgary, we have noticed that some patients are not familiar with orthodontic treatment and we encourage them to ask questions! Here are some questions you should ask an orthodontist during your consultation.
Modern orthodontic treatments are designed with patient comfort in mind, but they can occasionally cause some minor pain or discomfort. Most patients have these experiences after their braces and wires are adjusted. At True North Orthodontics in Calgary, we recommend following these tips to reduce your discomfort:
By the numbers
Perhaps you have heard of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) or have a family member or friend who has had a sleep study to test for this disease. If you are one of these people you are not alone as the most recent statistic shows that 10% of the population (or about 400,000 Albertans) has been diagnosed with a sleep disorder.
At True North Orthodontics, we work hard to ensure our patient’s smile journey is a comfortable process. We’ll take the time to explain best practices and tips for your lifestyle during your orthodontic treatment. Initially, after starting treatment for the first time, there will be some adjustments. Here are some “life hack” reminders from our friends at the Canadian Association of Orthodontists: