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Preventing tooth decay while you have braces can be a breeze.

How to Prevent Tooth Decay While You Have Braces

Getting a straight smile that you are proud to show off is very possible thanks to the orthodontic treatment options…

Insurance and their frequently asked questions

7 Frequently Asked Questions About Insurance

By Brenda Cooper Servi, Insurance Coordinator For most Americans, one of the most important elements of any medical or dental…

missing teeth? no problem, COS and orthos around can help with that

How an Orthodontist Can Help If You Are Missing a Tooth

There’s a common misconception that you must wait until all of your permanent teeth are in before braces or orthodontic…

What Is Orthodontic Wax and How Do I Use It?

Braces are hard at work correcting your smile, and although most patients report they hardly even notice their braces most…

How Athletes Can Keep Their Teeth Healthy

As an athlete, you know how important it is to train hard and take care of yourself to perform your…

Charleston orthodontist is keeping patients safe from Coronavirus

A Message from Your Charleston Orthodontist about Coronavirus

Dear friends, We’re sure you are as tired of hearing about the coronavirus as we are, but we wanted to…

Will my braces be forever? How long will I need them?

How Long Will I Need Braces?

Finding out you need braces can bring a wave of emotions over you. What will life be like with braces?…

exercising with braces or invisalign doesn't have to be a chore

Exercising with Braces or Invisalign

You may be a seasoned veteran at the gym, or incorporating exercise into your routine may be a new idea…

ways to get your braces off faster

How to Get Your Braces Off Faster

While orthodontics is more advanced than ever, we haven’t quite reached the point where we can straighten teeth overnight. However,…

Special needs won't stop COS from working on your children's dental health!

Orthodontic Treatment for Kids with Special Needs

If your child has special needs, whether due to physical limitations, behavioral issues, or mental challenges, you’re likely used to…

Understanding your orthodontists

Learn These Terms So You Can Understand Your Orthodontist

When you start orthodontic correction with braces or Invisalign, you’ll have to communicate with your orthodontist to keep up with…

losing baby teeth, will it make my child need braces?

Will the Timing of My Child’s Teeth Loss Make Them Need Braces?

Even if your kids aren’t at the age when they would typically get braces, it’s important to start considering the…

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