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The technical term for a “bad bite” is a malocclusion. There are many different types of malocclusions depending on what the exact nature of the problem. Sometimes, a poor bite only develops on one side of the mouth instead of both sides. This situation, which is commonly known as a crossbite, happens because of an … Continue reading “Striving for Symmetry”
School is out in most parts of the country and summer vacation will soon be here. Do you know what to do if you have an orthodontic emergency while you are out of town, on vacation, or away at camp? Here are some tips from Dr. Michael Klein. Fortunately, most problems with your braces don’t … Continue reading “How to Handle Orthodontic Emergencies”
Have you ever given any thought to what it actually means to have a “perfect” smile? Most people when asked this question will conjure up mental images of models and Hollywood actors with dazzling teeth. However, there is an actual medical definition of the way the teeth are meant to fit together. The word “occlusion” … Continue reading “Avoiding a Crowd”
At Klein Orthodontics, we think about how many processes of the human body take place unconsciously. As we make our way through the day, we are constantly breathing, blinking, keeping our balance, and doing a thousand other tiny things we never give a second thought. One such unconscious behavior is the way we chew and … Continue reading “Tongue Thrusts Raise Havoc While Kids Are Growing”
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At our orthodontic office, our number one concern is our patients. No matter what time of year or type of sport or form of athletics, make sure your kids are properly protected. We support the American Association of Orthodontics during Sport Safety month in their efforts to help raise awareness among parents and patients to increase … Continue reading “Use a Mouth Guard to Save Your Teeth”
We recently upgraded our Olathe office to include state-of-the-art equipment and technology! Our goal is to continue providing patients with the best orthodontic care available in Olathe and Overland Park. We improved the functionality of the Olathe office design to reduce patient chair time and maximize the patient experience. We focused on comfort and convenience … Continue reading “Klein Orthodontics Remodels Olathe Office”
Any day is a great day to flash a beautiful smile. You don’t have to be a movie star to have your teeth straightened before a special occasion in Olathe or Overland Park KS. Everyone wants to look good for their prom, senior pictures, graduation, applying for a job or like Kathryn Heigl… getting married. … Continue reading “Famous Actress Straightens Her Teeth”
Adults all over the world are more conscious today about their appearance and your smile is one of the first features people notice. According to an Invisalign survey, 74 % of American women and men believe that an attractive smile is important for getting their dream job, while 84 % fell it is critical for … Continue reading “Klein Orthodontics puts braces on patients of all ages”