Will braces interfere with my hobbies?

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Experiencing orthodontic treatment and having braces should not get in the way of your favourite hobbies such as a sporting activity or playing a musical instrument. The good news is that braces are designed to fit as seamlessly as possible into a patient’s lifestyle because orthodontists don’t want you or your child to have to […]

Benefits of Getting Braces as an Adult

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Have you been thinking of getting braces? You are not alone. Over half of Australians adults are self-conscious about their teeth, and more than two-thirds are considering treatment to improve their smile. It might feel strange being an adult and wanting to get braces, as you’re not a teenager anymore! We want you to feel […]

When Should Your Child See An Orthodontist?

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At Mehta Orthodontics we frequently get asked, “what age should my child see an orthodontist?”.  You might think that your teeth need to look and feel good but an important part of the orthodontic assessment is for your child to have a healthy bite and grow up with a jaw that is properly aligned. This […]

Mehta Orthodontics Has Re-Opened

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The Australian Dental Association and Australian Government have recommended that all restrictions placed on dental practices be reduced to implement Level 2 Restrictions. This means that we can deliver ongoing orthodontic services to our patients. While there are still some restrictions regarding the types of procedures we can perform, we can begin seeing patients again. We will […]

Mehta Orthodontics is Temporarily Closed – What Does This Mean for My Treatment?

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The team at Mehta Orthodontics have made the difficult, but important, decision to postpone any non-urgent appointments. You can be assured that this decision was not made lightly but was made to protect our patients, staff and families. Given this temporary closure, you may have a few questions. We are here to support you and […]

How to Care for Your Smile Between Orthodontic Visits

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How to Care for Your Smile Between Orthodontic Visits Even though you may not be seeing us for short while, we want to make sure your oral health care doesn’t end.  You can take these few steps to keep things on track with your orthodontic treatment. 1. Clean your teeth multiple times a day If […]