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Who Is a Good Candidate for Traditional Braces?

Traditional braces are a time-tested orthodontic treatment option designed to help you achieve a straighter and healthier smile. Made of metal brackets, wires, and rubber bands that work together to gradually align the teeth and correct misalignments, metal braces have been used for decades and have proven to be highly

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What You Can and Can’t Eat With Braces

If you have braces, you already know they require extra care and attention to ensure they stay in good condition and that your teeth remain healthy. One aspect of this care is what you can and cannot eat while wearing braces. Here at Brodie Bowman Orthodontics, we understand that braces

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How Long Does Invisalign Take to Work?

While orthodontic concerns are commonly associated with adolescence, adults can still benefit from teeth correction. Invisalign offers a new and less invasive method to straighten misaligned teeth without using traditional metal braces. This treatment uses custom-made, clear aligners to fit your teeth and address crookedness.  If you’re considering Invisalign, Dr.

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Understanding How Invisalign Works

Understanding How Invisalign Works

While the need to correct your teeth may occur most often in adolescence, you may still have orthodontic concerns well into adulthood. If you have been looking for a way to correct the position of your misaligned teeth without traditional braces, there is hope for you. Invisalign offers a new

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How Do Braces Actually Work

How Do Braces Actually Work?

Are you self-conscious of your smile? There are ways to correct crowded teeth, crooked teeth, and a misaligned jaw. While braces are typically used for adolescents, more adults are turning to braces to correct their teeth. Dr. Bowman has Orthodontic Residency and D.M.D. with Highest Honors. If you want to

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Clear Aligners

How Visible Are Invisalign Clear Aligners?

Around 20% of orthodontic patients get Invisalign. This innovative treatment is great for anyone who doesn’t want visible braces because they are worried about their appearance or have to look professional at work. Clear aligners are not only invisible, but they can also be removed for several hours per day.

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What Is the Best Age for Getting Orthodontia?

Having straight teeth may be the key to feeling more self-confident about your appearance. However, not everyone is born with perfectly straight teeth, so orthodontics treatments may be necessary to achieve a straighter, more even smile. But what is the best age to start visiting an orthodontist for treatment? Learn

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braces for teens

What Are the Least Visible Braces for Teens?

Looking into braces for teens can be challenging, and we want to do everything we can to make this adjustment as easy as possible. This is one reason Brodie Bowman Orthodontics of Niceville and Fort Walton Beach, FL offer several discreet options to help our patients feel good about their

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Who Is a Good Candidate for Invisible Aligners?

Everyone deserves a smile they are proud of. If you’re worried about the way your teeth look, come see us at Brodie Bowman Orthodontics in Fort Walton Beach, FL. We offer Mini Diamond braces, clear braces, SmartClip braces, and invisible aligners, like Invisalign. The latter option is extremely popular with

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How Long Do Kids Usually Need To Wear Braces?

Does your child have crooked or overlapping teeth? Are you concerned that your child has overcrowded teeth? If so, you may want to start thinking about whether braces for kids are a good option. At Bowman DMD in Fort Walton Beach, FL, we offer this highly effective orthodontic treatment to

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