Kate Harveston

Kate Harveston

Pros of Adult Orthodontics to Explain to Hesitant Patients

Even though more adults than ever now seek orthodontic work for aesthetic reasons, many who could benefit from procedures such as braces nevertheless decline treatments. Orthodontic work benefits overall physical health as well as improves appearance. Why, then, do so many shy away from procedures that could permanently improve their quality of life? Many patients…

Explaining the Impact of Pregnancy on Dental Health to Patients

When expecting a new addition to their families, few women stop to think about how pregnancy may impact their dental health. However, shifting hormone levels paired with the delicacy of fetal development makes caring for a woman’s teeth during pregnancy critical both for their own health and that of her unborn baby. Dentists should encourage…