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Choosing The Right Orthodontist

by Televox SuperUser on Sunday, June 18, 2017 9:54 AM

When you’re looking for a family orthodontist in East Orlando, FL, we at Dr. Ross Taddeo Orthodontics strive to be your number one choice. Through our high quality orthodontic treatments such as metal braces, ceramic braces, and InvisalignⓇ, we’re well-equipped to give you the smile that you have always wanted. We understand how critical of a task picking an orthodontist is; after all, for the next few years, your trust will be placed in this team to lead you on the path to a straighter smile. Because of this, it’s important that you do your research before choosing an orthodontist for you and your family. Here are some of the things you should place a priority on when you begin your search:

Weird Facts About Braces

by Televox SuperUser on Friday, May 19, 2017 12:32 AM

At Dr. Ross Taddeo Orthodontics, we offer a variety of different orthodontic services in order to cater to the needs of all our patients. Whether you are looking to get traditional metal braces or InvisalignⓇ, our goal is to make your experience at our practice an enjoyable and memorable one. Our friendly staff in East Orlando are here to answer any questions about our treatment options, so that you feel confident in the decisions that you are making for your oral health. We understand that learning about the general facts about braces can be dull and repetitive, which is why we only want to highlight on the interesting and fun facts.

Bonjour, Braces!

In 1728, a French dentist named Pierre Fauchard designed the first official braces. These braces were made of flat strips of metal that was fastened with a piece of string. Because of this feat, he became known as the Father of Dentistry. Without his discovery, we would not be able to align our teeth properly as we do in today’s orthodontics.

Do Braces Hurt?

by Televox SuperUser on Monday, April 17, 2017 11:52 PM

Blog ImageYou just finished your consultation with our East Orlando children’s orthodontist, Dr. Ross Taddeo, and he recommends that braces are necessary to improve your oral health. Hearing this evaluation, most people are unlikely to burst from their seats with excitement. In reality, the first thought that might cross your mind is “do braces hurt?” It is normal to feel a little anxious about getting braces, especially with so many overdramatized horror stories you might read on the Internet. Well, our dedicated team is here to help you put your mind at ease by providing you helpful information about braces to make your treatment a comfortable experience.

Our Thoughts On DIY Orthodontics

by Televox SuperUser on Thursday, March 2, 2017 11:06 PM

What is DIY Orthodontics?

DIY or “Do It Yourself” projects have been used as a unique substitute for products that are difficult to find or too expensive to purchase. It also allows individuals to explore their creativity by adding a little bit of their own flair into the projects making them hold a value of exclusivity. Unfortunately, not all DIY projects are considered to be beneficial. There has been a dangerous new trend going around lately that promises a new smile at an inexpensive cost: DIY Orthodontics.

Tips For Maintaining Braces During The Holidays

by Televox SuperUser on Friday, December 9, 2016 1:23 AM

The holiday season is here and that means an excess of sweets and treats everywhere you go. It is difficult to say “no” to homemade cookies, hot cocoa, or gingerbread houses, so it should come as no surprise that the holidays are not the best time for your oral health. At Dr. Ross Taddeo Orthodontics, we want you to enjoy the season without having to worry about cavities or broken metal wires. We want to provide you with educational material, so that you can make informed decisions about your oral health regardless of the occasion.

Back to School with Braces

by Televox SuperUser on Thursday, November 10, 2016 3:43 AM

Dr. Ross Taddeo Orthodontics strives to deliver the best in orthodontic care when you’re looking for an orthodontist in the East Orlando area. As your trusted orthodontist, we realize that orthodontic care shouldn’t stop when you leave our East Orlando office – we want to make sure that you’re comfortable and content with your orthodontics at all times. For those of you who are new to braces and getting ready to go to school with braces for the first time, we want to give you a few tips to help make the transition into the school year much easier.

Family-Friendly Activities in the East Orlando Area

by Televox SuperUser on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 3:35 AM

At Dr. Ross Taddeo Orthodontics, our mission is to help you achieve a beautiful, healthy smile that'll last you a lifetime - but we want to help you enjoy that smile, too! To help with that, we've put together our three favorite family-friendly activities to do around East Orlando and the surrounding areas. Spend a few afternoons doing these with your loved ones and we'll sure you'll be smiling in no time!

When Should My Child See an Orthodontist?

by Televox SuperUser on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 1:50 AM

We at Dr. Ross Taddeo Orthodontics strive to be your choice when it comes to picking an orthodontist for your kids in the East Orlando area. As frequent providers of early orthodontic care for children, one of the questions we get most often is about when you should bring your children to first see an orthodontist. If you’re uncertain about when that is, then don’t worry. You’re not alone. However, there’s a generally accepted answer to your question. The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that your child first visit the orthodontist at the age of seven. While it’s possible that your child’s ‘dental age’ may be slightly accelerated or decelerated, seven years old is a good guideline. There may not necessarily be anything wrong with your child’s dental health, but it’s very important to schedule the visit just in case.

Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment

by Televox SuperUser on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 12:55 AM

Our Avalon Park orthodontist, Dr. Ross Taddeo, provides exceptional orthodontic care to patients of all ages living in the East Orlando area. Our practice uses the latest technology, techniques and procedures to ensure that children, teens and adults receive the most effective orthodontic treatment possible. Having straight teeth provides many benefits to patients of all ages including:

Braces-Friendly Recipes for Thanksgiving

by Televox SuperUser on Saturday, November 21, 2015 5:27 AM

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and we know many of our patients are getting excited for some well-deserved time spent relaxing, enjoying the company of family and friends, and - of course - digging into some truly delicious food! But while you may be salivating at the thought of a Thanksgiving feast, your braces don't share in the excitement - for them, Thanksgiving dinner is a veritable minefield. The sugary, chewy, crunchy foods that we love during the holidays can cause serious damage to braces. That’s why for this blog, we'll detail a couple of our favorite braces-friendly recipes that you can enjoy this Thanksgiving without fear!