Three Great Options for Children’s Orthodontic Treatment

When most parents come to us seeking orthodontic care for their children and tweens, they think there are two paths - braces and clear aligners. What they don’t realize is that both braces and clear aligners come in many different forms these days AND more importantly, they are a tool in an orthodontist’s tool kit - not the be-all, end-all... read more »

Zoom Your Way to a Beautiful Smile

At Quest Orthodontics we’ve noticed a trend over the past year: more and more adults looking to straighten their teeth with orthodontics. Adults have always been interested in having a great smile but we think there’s a reason for this sharp increase in requests: Zoom. Think about it, pre-Covid you’d finish your morning routine at the mirror and then you... read more »

A Historical Snapshot of Orthodontics

Though orthodontics may seem relatively modern, the truth is that its roots tie back to ancient Egypt. When we define orthodontics as any technique designed to alter the position of crooked teeth or a misaligned jaw, we know Archeologists have discovered crude metal bands around the teeth of some Egyptian mummies. It is believed that catgut may have been tied... read more »