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By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 1/11/2017 3:38 AM

At Doctor Smiles Orthodontics, we work hard to provide high-quality orthodontic care to families across the Tucson, AZ area. Dr. Bedoya and her highly-trained staff want to make every patient feel at home in our office.

We have years of experience working with patients of all ages and with every kind of orthodontic need. Our mission is to help people develop beautiful, healthy smiles—and that means taking an active stance on tooth decay prevention.

By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 12/7/2016 3:29 AM

At Doctor Smiles Orthodontics, we understand that you’ll have to go through some lifestyle changes when first acclimating to wearing braces. That’s why when deciding on pursuing orthodontic treatment it is important to choose an orthodontist that will go out of the way to assist you.

By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 9/8/2016 12:21 PM

Until recently, creating a personalized braces or Invisalign plan required that patients sit through the long and tedious process of making teeth impressions.

By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 7/15/2016 9:16 AM

Summer is here. That means nothing but sunny days and no school for kids all across Tucson.

While the entire staff of Doctor Smiles Orthodontics wants you to enjoy your time off, we know that summer creates many opportunities for snacking on treats that might be bad for your braces.

In order to protect you orthodontic treatment and allow you to enjoy all the delicious tastes of summer, we’ve put together a few suggestions for braces-friendly summer recipes that will allow you to have a tasty season while respecting you orthodontist’s recommended list of foods to avoid.

By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 6/28/2016 10:38 AM

Many common orthodontic issues originate from a misaligned bite.

As your trusted Tucson orthodontist, Dr. Bedoya can remedy these issues with a variety of her customized orthodontic treatment options such as braces and Invisalign.

By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 6/1/2016 3:10 AM

Doctor Smiles Orthodontics strives to be your choice when you’re looking for an orthodontist in Tucson. Our mission is to help you achieve the best smile you possible with affordable treatment for the entire family. We accomplish this by offering the latest in orthodontic treatments from braces to Invisalign. When it comes to Invisalign, we’re proud to use the newest advancement that’s guaranteed to make your orthodontic treatment much more comfortable – the iTero scanner.

By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 3/15/2016 4:45 PM

St. Patrick’s Day started out as a religious feast day to honor the patron saint of Ireland and has become an international festival celebrating Irish culture with parades, parties, and lots of green festive food! We want you and your family to enjoy this holiday in all its green splendor, but as your Tucson orthodontist, we want to help you take care of your braces and teeth first and foremost. You’ll make others green with envy with your straight smile! Here are some recipes that will let you in on the St. Paddy’s Day fun without harming your braces.

By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 2/11/2016 10:58 AM
Valentine's Day is almost here, and we know that means many of our patients are getting ready to spend a wonderful day celebrating the love they share with their special someone. We love this holiday, as it's a great reminder not to take the loved ones in your life for granted - but unfortunately, it's often celebrated with hard, sticky, and sugary sweets. The caramels and lollipops we love to indulge in this time of year can wreak havoc on braces - so here are a couple of Valentine's recipes that won't break your braces.
By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 1/6/2016 12:21 PM
Woman with Clear Braces2016 is here, and all around us, people are making resolutions to improve on - from picking up the yard more often to learning a new language, we're always inspired to see the boost of motivation for change that the New Year brings. But there's one resolution that we think should get more attention than it does - starting the year with a straighter smile. It's an investment in your best asset, your smile, and if you take good care of it, it'll last you the rest of your life. What more could you ask for?
By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 12/28/2015 6:33 PM
At Doctor Smiles Orthodontics, it's our mission to help you achieve a beautiful, healthy smile. Normally, that's a pretty straightforward process - we're experts in orthodontics, so correcting even significant malocclusions is no issue for us. Sometimes, though, things can get serious. Though orthodontic emergencies are rare, this blog will give you some steps you can take if you encounter an emergency.
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