At your next appointment stop by the front desk and guess how many marshmallows are in the jar. The two patients that have the closest guess will win a goodie basket filled with winter treats and a gift card!
Claire guessed 409 marshmallows at our Overland Park office. There were 411 marshmallows in the jar! Ansh guessed 628 marshmallows at our Olathe office. There were 629 marshmallows in the jar!
Everyone who visits Klein Walker Orthodontics wants to flash a perfect smile. However not everyone is born with perfectly straight teeth. Many subtle problems go unnoticed when checking out someone’s smile. Crooked teeth are more obvious, but how your teeth fit together is just as important when creating a great smile and orthodontic result over … Continue reading “Why Early Orthodontic Treatment With A Palatal Expander?”
Have you ever wondered just how long braces have been around and how they have come to be the way they are today? As far back as 500 B.C., Greek scholars such as Hippocrates and Aristotle have thought about ways to straighten teeth, but no progress was made in the field until the early 1900’s. … Continue reading “History of the Model “T” of Braces | From Soldered to Invisible”
Orthodontists and team at Klein Walker Orthodontics will be joining the world in acknowledging Earth Day on April 22nd as a way to demonstrate our support for environmental protections. Earth Day was first celebrated in 1970 among two thousand colleges and universities, approximately 10.000 primary and secondary schools, and hundreds of communities across the US. Twenty … Continue reading “Celebrate Earth Day with Klein Walker Orthodontics”
If you pay close attention to popular culture and celebrities, you may have noticed many celebrities wear braces, Tom Cruise included. Why did Tom wear braces? The center of his two front teeth did not line up with the center of his nose and upper lip. There is nothing medically wrong with this condition. However, … Continue reading “Midline Discrepancy – How It Changes Your Appearance”
The Baby Boomers are a generation like no other. In addition to growing up in the tumultuous sixties and seventies, they were the first to experience the full benefit of modern medicine, changing attitudes about nutrition and exercise, and the advent of plastic surgery. As a result, they have been able to maintain a youthful … Continue reading “Baby Boomer Smile – The Finishing Touch”