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Mother Daughter Team Take on Teeth in Stone Oak

Blog written by Erin Kirwan for Schatz Orthodontics At Schatz Orthodontics, Registered Dental Assistants Susan Gonzales and Kristie Jackson share more than patient charts and pliers. The two brown- haired brown-eyed beauties share a bond like no other at the Stone Oak office. They’re connected by blood. And it’s thick. Though few know it, Susan […]

Keeping teeth clean with braces

Maintaining a clean mouth is absolutely crucial when you have braces. Braces provide more places for food to hide, get stuck, and decay. Yuck! A clean mouth will help ensure that your teeth don’t get any cavities and that you don’t get plaque build up around your braces that discolor your teeth, have bad breath, […]

Two Phase Treatment

Schatz Orthodontics of San Antonio, TX is an orthodontic office which uses the two phase treatment method (among other available methods) for aligning a child’s teeth. Dr. Eric Schatz is a San Antonio orthodontist to visit for this procedure. Orthodontic work involves straightening a child’s teeth for a more effective bite, as well as a […]

When is the Best Time to Consult an Orthodontist?

Orthodontists are dental specialists who work to bring the teeth and jaws into their ideal position for optimal oral health. It is very common for children and young teens to visit orthodontists to monitor or correct complications with emerging permanent teeth. Though a child may visit the orthodontist at any time, the elementary years serve […]

Adult Orthodontics – Are You a Candidate?

There is no right or wrong time to get orthodontic treatment. Although children and adolescents are most often thought of as ideal orthodontic patients, an increasing number of adults are seeking orthodontic treatment – particularly with the advent of esthetic and brace-free options for treatment. Thanks to a greater selection of advanced treatment options, more […]