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May 29, 2021 | Dr. Dudley

How To Care For Your Smile Between Orthodontic Visits

Here at Dudley Smiles, the COVID-19 pandemic’s temporary closings and stay-at-home orders have meant that we have been unable to have patients visit our offices as much as we’d like to. If you’re a current patient of Dr. Dudley or Dr. Freelove, you may be wondering how to care for your smile between orthodontic visits.… Read More

April 29, 2021 | Dr. Dudley

Oral Hygiene Habits That Might Be Hurting Your Smile

Here at Dudley Smiles, our doctors and staff regularly give out advice of all sorts to their patients. Perhaps the simplest advice they give out the most often is to set an oral hygiene routine and stick with it! This means brushing and flossing regularly, avoiding sugary food, and having a dental check-up every six… Read More

Should I Choose Braces Or Invisalign?
March 29, 2021 | Dr. Dudley

Should I Choose Braces Or Invisalign?

Deciding between braces vs. Invisalign is kind of like pitting a peregrine falcon against a bald eagle– it’s hard to say which has the clear advantage, but both are strong contenders with compelling pros and cons. Nature aside, choosing between braces and Invisalign is a big decision and our team is here to help you… Read More

January 29, 2021 | Dr. Dudley

Recognizing Bad Habits That Affect Your Child’s Teeth

As a parent, you love to see your child smile and the little imperfections only add to its unique charm. However, untreated issues like crowded teeth and misalignments can interfere with your child’s ability to eat, sleep, speak, and function well at home and school. Orthodontic treatment can be a solution for many of these… Read More

December 31, 2020 | Dr. Dudley

The Benefits Of Choosing An Orthodontist Vs. DTC Aligners

This time of year, and especially this year, it’s clear how fortunate we are to live in a world where anything we need is practically at our fingertips. From toilet paper and cereal to cat food and Christmas presents, most of us are used to buying what we need with the click of a button… Read More

November 30, 2020 | Dr. Dudley

How Much Do Braces Cost?

When it comes to orthodontic treatment, one of the questions we get most often here at Dudley Smiles is “how much do braces cost?” With multiple treatment options to choose from and customized treatment plans for every patient, the answer to that question will depend on a few different variables! These include: The type of… Read More

October 26, 2020 | Dr. Dudley

What To Ask When Choosing An Orthodontist

Here at Dudley Smiles, we want our patients to feel informed and empowered from their initial consultation to their final appointment. After all, choosing to improve your oral health with orthodontic treatment is a big decision! As an educated patient, you’ll know that your smile is too important to trust to anything less than an… Read More