After some busy weeks seeing our amazing patients in Mesa Dr. Frost finished off the new year by speaking to thousands of orthodontists at the 11th Annual Damon Forum in North Scottsdale.
Tag Archives: orthodontics
Dr. Frost was quoted in a Smart Money article online regarding candy and dental issue during this halloween season. 10 Things Trick-or-Treaters Don’t Say… 4. “We’re great for vets, and orthodontists.” A pile of Halloween candy can be a big risk if you’re a pet owner: insurer PetPlan says claims for candy-related pet emergencies [...]
We offer advanced orthodontic treatment technology using the Damon system. This is a self-ligating system that minimizes the friction, binding and discomfort normally experienced with conventional braces. The Damon system allows Dr. Frost to have more control over tooth movement helping him create his signature “Hollywood” smiles. We offer state of the art digital technology for diagnosis [...]
Esthetics Supported With Teamwork and i-Cat® Click on the image above to view the case study in pdf format.
Classes of Malocclusion The technical term for orthodontic dental and facial irregularities is malocclusion, which literally means ‘bad bite.’ Malocclusion involves the misalignment of the teeth and jaws and/or an incorrect relationship between the upper and lower dental arches. Malocclusion can be dental, where the teeth aren’t lined up properly, and skeletal, which occurs when [...]
Here’s the last installment for the season of our “Favorite Things”. Check out our older posts to see the entire list! 10. Opalesence Whitening – Why We Love: These at-home whitening systems allow you to whiten your teeth in a safe, customizable way at your convenience. A one-time fitting in our office for personal whitening [...]
History of Orthodontics Oral hygiene and fixing teeth have been around for millennia. Researchers have found dental floss and toothpick grooves in the teeth of prehistoric humans, and archaeologists have discovered mummified remains with crude metal bands on individual teeth. They surmise that catgut was used on these ancient patients as brace “wires.” But today’s [...]
Dr. Frost & his staff want to give each & every patient the best possible care. To help achieve this goal we also need the participation of each and every patient. The following will help with maintaining your braces. Always be sure to eat the proper foods during orthodontic wear. Eating hard, sticky foods can [...]