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  • 5 Common Types of Braces Favored by Grand Rapids Orthodontists

    June 4, 2019

    Most people know the traditional metal braces that consist of brackets, bands, and wires used by orthodontists to straighten, align, and correctly position teeth. Steady pressure is exerted with the wire and switched out every few appointments to get the desired changes. However, in the past 10 years there has been advancements in orthodontic technology […]

  • Does Invisalign work faster than metal braces?

    May 31, 2019

    You probably know a few people who have worn Invisalign and are wondering: what’s so great about it? If you’re looking for an alternative solution to braces, then Invisalign may seem like an attractive option. However, before choosing one over the other, it’s important to know basic facts about each treatment. Along with treatment time, […]

  • How do you know you need braces?

    May 30, 2019

    Maybe you feel embarrassed your teeth are not straight or just want to have a perfect smile. Everyone deserves a beautiful smile, and at Knapp Orthodontics, our team aims to help you boost your confidence and achieve the smile you’ve always wanted. Many people are scared to go to the dentist, but orthodontic care is […]