National Children’s Dental Health Month at Fredericksburg Orthodontics and Invisalign Center

The depth of winter is an exciting time for us in the dental field. Why? Every February, for the last 76 years, the American Dental Association has recognized the unique importance of oral hygiene for children. Many are surprised to learn the tradition of this yearly happening is rooted in World War II era America. [...]

By | 2018-02-02T22:53:32+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

7 Myths about Orthodontic Treatment

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 [...]

By | 2017-10-26T11:02:46+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

What is an Invisalign® Center?

Did you know that Fredericksburg Orthodontics has its own Invisalign® Center? We have a space dedicated entirely to creating healthy smiles using Invisalign® treatment. Fredericksburg Orthodontics and Invisalign® Center does not just do Invisalign “on the side.” We know the clear aligner system has many benefits that patients want and need. Our aim is to [...]

By | 2017-10-26T10:19:48+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Dr. Almy Has Been Voted A Top NOVA Dentist!

Fredericksburg Orthodontics & Invisalign Center is proud to announce that our own, Dr. Almy, has been voted a “Top Dentist” among providers in Virginia by Northern Virginia Magazine. Dr. Almy has been proudly serving Fredericksburg and the surrounding areas with quality orthodontic care for more than 12 years.  Dr. Almy is a board certified orthodontist [...]

By | 2017-11-03T16:23:54+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

The Shifting of Teeth: How Orthodontics Really Work

How Do Orthodontics Work? The evidence is undeniable: braces are an essential element of modern dental care. Not only do braces improve the appearance of the smile, but they also prevent dental caries (cavities) by making regular brushings and cleanings more effective. If you have been considering orthodontic treatment but still have questions regarding how [...]

By | 2017-09-10T13:23:43+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

October is National Orthodontic Health Month!  

October brings lots of changes and new experiences...cooler weather, crackling leaves, cozy fires, and Halloween! For orthodontists across the country, October brings National Orthodontic Health Month and an opportunity to remind patients of some care and safety basics for their orthodontia. The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) has provided 4 ways  protect braces, aligners, and [...]

By | 2017-09-29T12:09:18+00:00 October 1st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Preparing for Your First Orthodontic Visit

Preparing For Your First Orthodontist Visit It is finally time to visit the orthodontist!  Are you ready to consult with a specialist who will perfect your beautiful smile?  Maybe you are a bit nervous for your first visit, but receiving orthodontic treatment is a privilege. In addition to a beautiful new smile, you will also [...]

By | 2017-08-25T13:10:58+00:00 September 1st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

What Do I Do If My Braces Wire Breaks Or Comes Loose?

Traditional braces may take a bit of getting used to, but they are a reliable and proven means of correcting even the most difficult malocclusion, or “bad bite.” If you brush after every meal, floss carefully and follow your orthodontist’s instructions, you’ll have a radiant, healthy, well-aligned smile before you know it. However, one scenario [...]

By | 2017-08-17T13:58:39+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Voted Fredericksburg Family Favorite Orthodontist 2017 – Fredericksburg Parent and Family

Fredericksburg Orthodontics is excited and honored to be voted a 2017 Fredericksburg Family Favorite for the community magazine Fredericksburg Parent and Family and we thank you for voting for us! We are so privileged to serve the great families of Fredericksburg and the surrounding communities. Dr. Diana Almy, a board certified orthodontist, and her team [...]

By | 2017-12-12T22:53:18+00:00 July 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments