Halloween Candy and Orthodontics
Published on October 24, 2018
Halloween is here! Pumpkins, ghost, costumes and candy all make up this fantastic holiday. The endless amount of free sugar will sure make you extremely happy, however for your teeth, that is another story. These sugary treats can affect your teeth in different ways, especially when it comes to orthodontic treatment and the overall health of your teeth. When the bacteria eat the sugar and leftover food in your mouth, a weak acid is prod...[more]
Chorak Orthodontics: Orthodontic Myths
Published on September 26, 2018
Myth: I can’t play sports with braces
Truth: Having braces, does not mean you have to stop living your life! As long as you wear a mouthguard, braces should not stop you or your child from playing your favorite sport. Ask our staff for more information on mouthgurads.
Myth: My teeth will remain straight permanently after treatment
Truth: Orthodontic treatment such as Invisalign and braces are one of the most effective ways to straighten y...[more]
Back to School: Appointment Reminder
Published on August 20, 2018
As an orthodontist in Fairwood and Mercer Island, we are pleased to have the opportunity to provide families with the highest quality orthodontic care using the latest technology.
Back to school checkups and visits are important because once a patient goes away for school it’s easy to forget your retainers and relapse. Maintaining regular appointments are important because it also helps keep up with oral hygiene. Another great thing abo...[more]
Types of Braces: Chorak Orthodontics
Published on July 30, 2018
Welcome to our blog! At Chorak Orthodontics, are pleased to have the opportunity to provide families with the highest quality orthodontic care using the latest technology in Mercer Island and Fairwood-Renton, Washington.
Open communication with parents and patients is a vital element to effective orthodontic care. After all, customer service is our main focus. We encourage our patients to be curious and to ask questions. This empowers pat...[more]