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Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Delay Your Child’s Orthodontic Care

The world of orthodontics has changed dramatically in the past several decades, opening the doors for the possibility of comfortable and effective orthodontic treatment for adults. However, when it comes to orthodontic care, taking action early in life is still the best way to go, and should be started in early childhood whenever possible. Here […]

Teen Sleep Apnea Linked to ADHD?

This is Orthodontics from a Teen’s Point of View, in this case, our friend Hawley. I’m going to warn you, this blog is about a terrifying subject: Obstructive Sleep Apnea. What is that? Imagine you’re sleeping away, nice and peacefully, dreaming sweet dreams about your crush when suddenly, your airway closes, you choke, gag and […]

How is Invisalign Better Than Braces?

Orthodontics from a Teen’s Point of View, in this case, our friend Hawley… If you’re a teenager like me, worried about getting braces and all the terrifying social implications of looking like a major dork, you may have heard of Invisalign Teen, which is supposed to be much less dorky. Let me “straighten” things out […]

Dr. Kent Lauson’s Story

Dr. Lauson is a traditionally trained specialist in orthodontics who came into the field because he wanted to straighten teeth and create beautiful smiles. The first years after specialty training, he practiced in Denver, Colorado, and performed orthodontics. Initially, he performed treatments like most of his colleagues, using primarily braces, where many cases needed extractions […]

Why do orthodontists pull teeth?

Is getting your kid to the orthodontist like pulling teeth? What hurts your kids hurts you too. Why do orthodontists pull teeth anyway? And where did the concept for braces even come from? That exciting answer, and why we don’t do extractions at New Early Orthodontics (NEO) is…

Can My Child Get Straight Teeth Without Braces?

by Dr. S. Kent Lauson – New Early Orthodontics It is a long held belief that teeth can only be straightened with braces. But what if we told you there was another way? (And we don’t mean dentures!) It’s true! Your kids can get straight teeth without braces, extractions or surgeries if they start early […]

6 Reasons to Consider NEO: New Early Orthodontics

Thirty years ago, braces where considered bulky, and those who wore them may have been labeled ‘nerdy’. Thankfully, it has evolved since then, not just in the technology that makes it more simple and effective, but also in the overall perception. No longer “brace face”, kids are excited to get new colored bands and are […]