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Caring for Your Smile After Invisalign
06/04/2018
Finishing Invisalign treatment is an exciting milestone. You'll get to see your gorgeous new smile for the first time – and you'll be keeping it with you for the rest of your life! But hold your horses, as you're not quite through with orthodontics yet. How well you care for your smile after treatment has just as big an impact on your smile as the treatment itself. At Tilghman Orthodontics, our mission is to help you achieve the smile of your dreams – so here are our tips on caring for your smile after Invisalign.
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Happy Mother's Day From Tilghman Orthodontics
05/01/2018
Why is your mom special? Current patients can complete the entry form (download the template below) and can be mail, email to or drop off at our office all month long. Winners will be announced on May 31st!
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At-Home Orthodontics vs. Invisalign
03/21/2018
If you could get a new, perfectly straight smiles just by snapping your fingers, you would be snapping right now wouldn’t you? We know we would, but the real process of getting that ideal smile is a lot longer, with a great deal of precise measurements, meticulous planning, and some hardware like braces or Invisalign clear aligners. Here at Tilghman Orthodontics, we’ve worked with countless patients and created countless new smiles, and one of the most common questions and concerns that we hear from our patients is: “how long is this going to take?”
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New Year’s Resolutions For a Healthy Smile
01/24/2018
If you’ve ever looked in the mirror and were dissatisfied with how your smile looked, try imagining a future where you look in the same mirror and light up when you see a perfect, radiant smile shining back at you. Beyond that, there are many benefits that come with getting a new smile that are gifts that keep on giving through the rest of your life. Your local smile experts here at Tilghman Orthodontics have put together this quick guide on why you should consider a smile transformation as your New Year’s resolution for 2018.
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Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) & Orthodontic Treatment
11/09/2017
With a FSA (Flexible Spending Accounts), you get to put aside pre-tax money in a tax-free account that you can use on your health care expenses throughout the year. They’re a great resource for many families as a “just-in-case” solution that can help reduce the stress and impact of a sudden medical expense.
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Back To School With Braces
09/16/2017
Heading back to school after the long summer break is exciting for most kids. However, for children and teens who got braces during summer, heading back to school may cause some anxiety. In addition to wondering what their classmates will think and say about them, kids going back to school with braces must make some necessary adjustments to their daily routine. For these reasons, below you’ll find some tips to make the transition go as smoothly as possible.
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Benefits of Summertime Orthodontic Treatment
07/17/2017
At Tilghman Orthodontics, we want our patients to enjoy their orthodontic journey, and below you’ll find out why we believe starting treatment this month or next is a great idea.
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Healthy Summer Treats For Kids
05/15/2017
At Tilghman Orthodontics, we care about our young patients, and want them to have healthy (yet delicious) snack options this summer. That’s why we put together this list of fun summer treats that are also good for their teeth.
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10 Must Know Invisalign Facts
03/20/2017
The decision to begin orthodontic treatment is a big one. You may have looked at traditional braces, but today, more and more patients are interested in Invisalign. At Tilghman Orthodontics, Dr. Michael Tilghman and Dr. Carrie Schwartz have been using Invisalign aligners to create beautiful smiles for our orthodontic patients for many years.
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Braces Care 101
01/26/2017
Drs. Tilghman & Schwartz and his friendly team want all our patients to have a pleasant and comfortable experience while receiving orthodontic treatment. It’s important to note that orthodontics is a two-way street, in that patients must be compliant in order to achieve desired results. You must take good care of your braces so your treatment isn't derailed due to a problem with your appliances. Here are a few helpful tips designed to help you take good care of your braces.
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How To Leave Reviews On Google+ & Yelp
11/28/2016
At Tilghman Orthodontics, we feel blessed to get to help people improve their smiles everyday, and we work hard to provide superior orthodontic care and peerless customer service. We feel truly thankful to our patients for letting us do what we do, and we're always pleased to hear feedback from our customers – especially in the form of an online review! If you've had a great experience at Tilghman Orthodontics, we would love it if you left us a review on our Google+ and Yelp pages. Leaving reviews can be a little tricky, so we'll outline the process in this blog.
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Braces-Friendly Lunches For Kids
09/29/2016
Drs. Tilghman & Schwartz, along with their amazing staff at Tilghman Orthodontics love providing exceptional orthodontic care to patients of all ages! We work tirelessly to provide the most effective care to each of our patients, using time-proven methods to ensure your smile lasts a lifetime.
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Welcome To Our Blog!
09/29/2016
Thank you for visiting the Tilghman Orthodontics blog! We appreciate you taking the time to learn more about the variety of orthodontic services we offer to patients in Salisbury, Berlin, and throughout the entire Eastern Shore.
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