Your First Orthodontic Visit

Your First Orthodontic Visit

Welcome to Nordberg Orthodontics! It’s our mission to create beautiful smiles for patients of all ages in Puyallup, and we’re excited to help you improve your oral health. The first step in any orthodontic journey with our practice is a complimentary consultation, which gives us the opportunity to meet, evaluate your needs, and address whatever[…]

Can my child wear aligners when they still have baby teeth?

The simple answer to the question of whether or not your child can wear aligners when they have a mixture of baby teeth and adult teeth is Yes.  Context is key, here.  There exists a very small window or time-frame where clear aligners are an acceptable option for young children.  Usually, an orthodontist will simply[…]

How often do I have to wear my retainers?

The topic of retention is a complicated and complex subject and you can read more about this topic, here [ Retention and Retainers ].  The actual study of how to keep teeth from moving after orthodontic treatment is over is still ongoing.  Classic studies were performed here in the pacific northwest to determine how much teeth[…]