Monthly Archives: July 2011

“What do you love about Allen Orthodontics?” iPad 2 Video Contest

Have you had an exceptional experience at Allen Orthodontics? Are you in love with your new smile? Do you look forward to your appointments with Dr. Michael Allen? If so, you’ll want to enter our “What do you love about Allen Orthodontics?” iPad 2 Video Contest. You are welcome to film your video right in… Read more »

Enter to win an iPad 2!

Enter our…. “What do you love about Allen Orthodontics?” iPad2 Video Contest! First, create a video telling us what you love about Allen Orthodontics. You can film your video at Allen Orthodontics, or email any video testimonials that are made at home to [email protected] By entering our contest, you are also giving us permission to… Read more »

HOW TO: Floss with Braces

Dr. Allen will tell you that keeping your teeth clean is more important than ever when you have braces. Food bits have more spots than usual to hide in your mouth, so you must be diligent in order to avoid bad breath, swollen gums, discolored teeth and cavities. If you remove plaque regularly during treatment,… Read more »

Allen Orthodontics share pool safety tips

Summer is here, and with summer comes lots of swimming! Our team at Allen Orthodontics found some helpful pool safety tips that we’d like to share with you, courtesy of our friends at the American Association of Pediatricians. * Install a fence at least four-feet high around all four sides of the pool. The fence… Read more »

Orthodontic emergency care with Dr. Allen

True orthodontic emergencies are very rare, but when they do occur we are available to you. As a general rule, you should call the office when you experience severe pain or when you have a painful appliance problem that you can’t take care of yourself. We’ll be able to schedule an appointment with Dr. Allen…. Read more »

Allen Orthodontics Asks: What are your 4th of July plans?

This coming Monday, July 4th, is Independence Day and the United States of America will be turning 235 years old! It’s a day to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence and also a time for every American to pay homage to our soldiers, past and present, who have placed themselves in harm’s way… Read more »