Posts Labeled: Dr. Allen

Enter our Summer Photo Contest Now!

Did you know that we’re now active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram? We’d love to connect with you there, and we have a little incentive for you to do so – a summer photo contest! From now through the end of summer, take a picture of what’s making you smile this summer, and tag your… Read more »

Happy New Year from Dr. Allen and team

The 2010 holiday season is upon us. Dr. Allen and the team at Allen Orthodontics and our team would like to wish all our patients and their families the merriest of holidays and best wishes for the New Year. We thought we’d ask: what was memorable about 2010 for you, and what are you looking… Read more »

What puts you at ease at Allen Orthodontics?

Dr. Allen and team understand not everyone enjoys visiting their orthodontist. But we strive to bring you the best and most comforting experience at each visit. We’d like to know: What is it about Allen Orthodontics that makes you comfortable or puts you at ease? Is it something about our pleasant office environment? Our friendly… Read more »

Dr. Allen’s top ten tips for keeping your braces sparklin’ clean

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, you’ll experience better results and shorter… Read more »

Invisalign is your clear alternative to braces [Video]

Dr. Allen, your Oceanside and Fallbrook orthodontist, specializes in bringing you a visibly straight smile without the look and feel of traditional metal braces. The Invisalign system is a state-of-the-art system of clear, removable aligners that we proudly offer at our offices. For more information about Invisalign, watch this short patient video. Dr. Allen is… Read more »

Happy Thanksgiving, from Allen Orthodontics

Dr. Allen and team would like to wish you a safe and happy Thanksgiving. It’s a big food holiday, so be careful what you eat with those braces! We encourage patients to post any holiday photos, or stories that they would like to share on our Facebook page. Gobble Gobble!

Braces can be fun, too!

Braces today are “cool” and—many would say—even “fun.” These were among the findings of a 2010 nationwide survey of moms whose children are going through or have had orthodontic treatment. New technologies such as SureSmile and Invisalign, advanced computer software, color options, and even popular celebrities—Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Danny Glover, Serena Williams—sporting stylish braces… Read more »

Ask Dr. Allen: What can Invisalign® do for my oral health?

When considering treatment options, patients often ask us how Invisalign treatment is so different than traditional braces. Well, there are more reasons to smile about Invisalign with North County Orthodontics than you may know. Invisalign is a series of removable aligners that are nearly invisible, and besides straightening your teeth, can improve your oral health…. Read more »