Posts Labeled: orthodontist

What are the Early Signs of Orthodontic Problems?

Visibly crooked teeth are not the only reason to take your child into the orthodontist. There are some subtle things to look for as well, which may indicate the onset of more serious orthodontic issues. Many orthodontic issues are much easier to address if treated and corrected during a child’s development. Waiting until facial development… Read more »

Orthodontic Emergency? We can help!

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 our office…. Read more »

Anyone, at any age, can benefit from treatment at Allen Orthodontics

Did you know one in every five orthodontic patients is an adult? We’re living longer and technology is improving, making orthodontic treatment an appealing and safe option for patients of all ages. As the trend toward treatment later in life grows, we’re seeing braces on parents as well as children – and even adult celebrities… Read more »

Meet Our Orthodontist

Dr. W. Michael Allen is a native of southern California. He earned his DDS degree and his certificate in orthodontics from USC in Los Angeles. Dr. Allen continues his orthodontic education by maintaining membership in the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Board of Orthodontics, the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, and the Seattle Study… Read more »