Monthly Archives: March 2015

Questions, questions…

When beginning orthodontic treatment, most patients ask Dr. Allen and our team a lot of questions about what to expect, while others choose to just “go with the flow” and leave it to us to build for them a beautiful smile. And for our team at Allen Orthodontics, that’s understandable. But for those who do… Read more »

The Importance of Wearing Your Retainer after Orthodontic Treatment

It’s the big day and your braces are finally coming off! Does that mean you are completely done? Not so fast! After you complete your treatment here at Allen Orthodontics, Dr. Allen and our team will recommend you wear a retainer, which must be worn routinely after treatment in order to hold your teeth in… Read more »

Go Green for St. Patrick’s Day

Millions of people, around Oceanside or Fallbrook, CA and beyond, wear green on St. Patrick’s Day so they can show their spirit for the holiday and avoid getting pinched. While it may be easy for you to throw on a green shirt, sport a St. Patrick’s Day button, or wear a pair of emerald-hued shoes,… Read more »

Kristin Cavallari and Palatal Expanders

It’s no easy feat to have one of the best smiles in Hollywood. The reality TV starlet Kristin Cavallari attributes her gorgeous smile to routine oral hygiene, the removal of two impacted wisdom teeth, and having undergone orthodontic treatment. Kristin’s treatment began in sixth grade when she was fitted with a device Dr. Allen and… Read more »