Best Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitor

Best Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitor

Ambulatory blood pressure monitors are a handy device that can provide valuable information about your blood pressure, sleep patterns, and daily activities. While these devices are often used by healthcare professionals to help patients keep track of their blood pressure and other symptoms, they can also serve as useful tools for individuals who want to … Read more

5 Best Artichoke Extract of 2022

Best Artichoke Extract on the table

Did you know that artichoke extract has been used for weight loss efforts? There are many ways to take artichoke extract, such as in liquid form or in capsules. How much should you use? Benefits and side effects have been reported with its use. It may be possible to prevent urinary tract infections by choosing … Read more

OrthoPulse Treatment

What is OrthoPulse? OrthoPulse is a photobiomodulation treatment, otherwise known as light-accelerated orthodontics, which is used in conjunction with Invisalign® braces to stimulate tooth movement. It pulses light energy throughout the bone beneath your gums, helping accelerate the time needed for Invisalign® treatment. The treatment is the first of its kind that has been FDA … Read more

Types of Orthodontic Appliances

Elastics (Rubber Bands) Wearing elastics (or rubber bands) improves the fit of your upper and lower teeth. Wear rubber bands as instructed and remember that the rubber bands work far more efficiently if they’re worn as prescribed. Palatal Expander The palatal expander “expands” (or widens your upper jaw by putting gentle pressure on your upper … Read more

Adult Orthodontic Treatment

Orthodontic treatment is no longer just for teens. In fact, according to the American Association of Orthodontists, one in five orthodontic patients are over the age of 21. Many adults are choosing to receive treatment because they understand the importance of maintaining their health, and they want to feel better about their appearance. Adults everywhere … Read more

Dental Retainers

What is a retainer? Retainers are plastic orthodontic devices that are custom-fit to your teeth and can help reposition your teeth or hold them in place after an orthodontic treatment. Invisalign® or any kind of braces are helpful in treating misalignments, gaps between teeth, and other cosmetic dental problems. However, your teeth can sometimes move back to their previous … Read more

Types of Braces

What kinds of braces are available with Dr. Doug Crosby Orthodontics? There are many different types of braces that you can choose from. Some of the most common braces types are listed below. At Dr. Doug Crosby Orthodontics, we can help you decide which type of braces are right for you. Traditional Braces Traditional braces or metal … Read more