Break Free from your Braces Faster

  Braces can really put a dent in a person’s confidence, and with most people needing to wear them anywhere between 12 to 24 months, the time it takes to perfect a smile can sometimes feel like an eternity! But there’s good news. Patients no longer have to wear their braces as long thanks to AcceleDent Aura – technology that uses gentle vibrations to move teeth faster. (more…)
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It’s Never Too Late To Set Your Teeth Straight

  While we tend to think of braces as a teenage right of passage, more and more adults are heading to the orthodontist these days. If you’re thinking, “Yeah right, I’m a professional; I can’t look like an awkward teenager for a couple of years while my pearly whites move into place,” don’t worry. (more…)
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Wedding Planning Season is Here! Why Your Smile Should Be on the “To-Do” List

Are you thinking about getting married in the near future? Then it’s a good time to start thinking about your smile. If you’ve never loved your smile and have always wanted to improve it, you’ll want to start thinking about visiting us the finest Orthodontist in Vancouver as soon as possible because straightening your teeth can take around 18 months. (more…)
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Don’t Let Halloween Treats Tear Up Your Braces!

Did you know that more people visit their orthodontist for emergency appointments in the weeks following Halloween than at any other time of the year? Eating an abundance of Halloween candies that are less than ideal for your orthodontic appliances is likely to blame. Certain types of candy can be devastating to braces, fixed retainers and other types of orthodontic gear and “sticky” candies are the number one enemy of braces. (more…)
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Want straighter teeth without the metal-mouth?

Are you embarrassed to show off your smile because of crooked teeth? Do you wish you had braces when you were younger, but are hesitant to get them now? OrthoArts – a Vancouver-based orthodontist practice headed by Dr. Anthony Strelzow –offers patients a wide variety of “invisible” treatment options for anyone (young or old) who wants a better smile without anyone knowing you’re wearing braces. Unlike traditional braces, one of these “secret” treatment options are known as lingual braces – braces that are attached to the back of your teeth. With more than 30 years of experience, Dr. Stre...
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