Unmasking Orthodontic Myths: Brace Yourself for the Truth!


At Fravel Brewer Orthodontics, we often address common questions from patients undergoing treatment fo braces in Orlando. Braces often find themselves wrapped in a web of myths and misconceptions, causing unnecessary anxiety among those considering orthodontic treatment. Let’s embark on a myth-busting journey to set the record straight, all while sharing a chuckle or two…

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Your Journey to Jaw Correction and Braces in Orlando

Braces in Orlando Corrective Jaw Surgery - Jaylan

Embarking on the journey of braces in Orlando while also correcting jaw misalignment? We’re here to make this experience as simple as possible! This involves a seamless blend of orthodontic care and corrective jaw surgery. This powerful duo not only enhances appearance but also improves functionality and overall oral health.  The Role of Braces in…

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Orlando Orthodontist | Fall FAQs

Orlando Orthodontist Fall FAQs

As the leaves change color and the air turns crisp, fall brings about its unique set of considerations for those with orthodontic treatment. Whether you’re a parent of a child with braces or an adult undergoing orthodontic care with your Orlando Orthodontist, you may have questions about how the season impacts your treatment. In this…

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Braces and Fall Sports: Safeguarding Your Smile

Orlando Braces Fall Sports

Fall brings a host of exciting activities, including one of the most anticipated events for many: Sports Season! Whether it’s football, soccer, or lacrosse, fall sports provide not only a thrilling athletic experience but also a sense of camaraderie and competition. For those undergoing orthodontic treatment or those with braces in Orlando, these sports can…

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Overbite vs Underbite: What You Need to Know

overbite vs underbite

When people think of braces, many of them only think about braces correcting crooked teeth. While this is a big part of what braces do, they also treat underbites and overbites, both of which can cause major oral issues if left untreated. These types of bites can also impact appearance and self-confidence. To help you…

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What if I have just one or two crooked teeth? Do I need braces?

one or two crooked teeth

Perhaps you’ve been staring at a few crooked teeth in the mirror for years.  Or maybe you’re seeing a little more crowding each year in one area.  You may wonder if your tooth alignment should be treated through traditional orthodontic methods, especially if you only need one or two crooked teeth corrected.  This summer might…

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Are Silver Braces Still a Good Treatment Option?

silver braces

You might be considering braces for yourself or your child to correct crooked teeth or another orthodontic issue. But with so many different types of braces on the market, you might wonder whether traditional silver braces are still a good treatment option. Since they’ve been around since ancient times (literally), there must be a better…

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Moving with Braces

moving with braces

Getting braces is a big deal. For most people, this marks the beginning of their journey to better oral health and a straighter smile. But what if you need to move to a new city before your orthodontist treatment is complete? While this question can cause some anxiety among orthodontic patients, here at Fravel Brewer…

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Ceramic Braces vs Metal Braces

ceramic vs metal braces

Braces are a common dental appliance, with over 4 million Americans currently wearing them. For years they’ve served to straighten teeth with their recognizable metallic gleam, but did you know there are other options to straighten teeth with braces? Since the 1980s, ceramic braces have been a standard part of orthodontic treatment. And even in…

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What Is a Herbst Appliance?

what is a herbst appliance

With all the treatments available for treating your child’s orthodontic issues, it can be hard keeping them all straight. If you’ve heard your child’s orthodontist mention a Herbst appliance, you might have a lot of questions about it. Here at Fravel Brewer Orthodontics, we want to take a couple minutes to answer all your questions…

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