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By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 7/2/2015 4:48 PM
This 4th of July there are plenty of fun, festive foods to eat that’ll keep your braces, and your stomach, happy. Check out our recommended recipes below and get inspired. Whether you’re searching for a patriotic appetizer, entrée, drink, or dessert, Doctor Smiles Orthodontics has got you covered!
By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 6/30/2015 12:03 AM

Doctor Marisela Bedoya and her team are committed to not only offering outstanding orthodontic care to the families of Tucson, but also giving back to the community we love so dearly. We strive to seek out opportunities in Tucson where our team can sponsor, donate, or volunteer to make a difference in the lives of others. We truly believe that helping our community is the most rewarding aspect of our careers.

By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 4/21/2015 12:06 AM

As Tucson residents, we know the city is full of delicious places to eat. But not all the restaurants offer braces-friendly options! Foods that are too sticky, crunchy, hard, or chewy, can either get too stuck in your wires or cause your brackets to break. Well, luckily for you Doctor Smiles Orthodontics has put together a list of a few of our favorite Tucson restaurants with meals that work with braces. Read more about them below and enjoy!

By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 2/10/2015 11:43 AM
At Doctor Smiles Orthodontics, we want to make sure our patients have all the information they need to make informed choices about their orthodontic treatment. So for today's blog, we're going to take a look at one of the biggest buzzwords in orthodontics - Invisalign. We'll tell you all you need to know about this exciting alternative to braces, and we've got an easy-to-understand infographic to help us do it.
By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 1/7/2015 3:04 AM

Introducing Our Newest Technology – The iTero Scanner

In our ongoing quest to offer our patients the very best service and latest available technology, our Tucson orthodontist, Dr. Bedoya and her staff are pleased to announce that beginning in January 2015, we will be using the revolutionary iTero Scanner. This remarkable, advanced technology completely negates the need for messy impressions when being fitted for braces and aligners.

By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 12/23/2014 7:12 PM
The holidays are our favorite time of the year at Doctor Smiles Orthodontics. One of our least favorite parts about the holidays however, are the sticky, chewy, sugary foods that come with it! Foods like candy canes, caramels, and nuts can really damage your orthodontic braces. This is why we decided to offer some fun, festive, braces-friendly treats to make you feel cozy this winter!
By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 12/23/2014 5:37 PM
Our orthodontist, Dr. Marisela Bedoya is a kind and compassionate person who loves helping children, teens and adults obtain beautiful, straight and healthy smiles. As a leading provider of Tucson orthodontics, she is committed to offering the highest quality of care for each of her patients. Our practice offers a stress-free, child-friendly environment that helps make our youngest patients feel relaxed and comfortable.
By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 10/24/2014 3:58 AM

Recommended by Your Tucson Orthodontist

It’s coming! Halloween time is approaching. Even more importantly, it’s National Orthodontic Health Month! What better way to get in the spooky spirit than to prepare some braces-friendly snacks for the family or for your child to show off at school? Take a look at some of our favorites.

By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 7/15/2014 10:27 AM
Summer is upon us, and we’re really feeling the heat here in Tucson. Our city can reach over 100 degrees for more than 50 days out of the year. What better way to stay cool than with a smoothie or some refreshing sorbet approved by the American Association of Orthodontists and Dr. Bedoya!
By Doctor Smiles Orthodontics on 1/6/2014 5:27 PM
Our Tucson orthodontist, Dr. Marisela Bedoya, provides our patients with a variety of treatment options because she knows that people today want choices when it comes to orthodontic treatment. A growing number of adults we treat are choosing the very popular lingual braces that are placed on the backside of the teeth. These braces are a very effective way to straighten teeth without the look and feel of conventional metal braces.
  
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Sleep Apnea
Braces & Your Oral Hygiene Routine
Importance of Lifetime Retainer Wear
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What is Gum Disease?
Dry Mouth
Good Foods for Your Teeth
  
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