UNLV Blog

  • What To Expect The First Week Of Invisalign

    31 Mar 2017 | 0 Comments

    If you are interested in Invisalign and curious about what you can expect in that first week, we’ve outlined what the first week of treatment looks like for an Invisalign patient.

  • Braces-Friendly Thanksgiving Recipes

    22 Nov 2016 | 0 Comments

    Just because you have braces doesn’t mean you have to abstain from delicious food this Thanksgiving. Here at UNLV Orthodontic Clinic, we are dedicated to offering the best orthodontic solutions, even providing our patients with great Thanksgiving recipes that won’t harm their braces.

  • 5 Candies For A Tooth-Happy Haunting On Halloween

    21 Oct 2016 | 0 Comments

    The ghouls, the ghosts, the warlocks, the vampires, the witches, the wizards, and the zombies, among others, come crawling out on Halloween. Halloween is usually a crowd-favorite and is quite fun for kids and adults! Though we, as orthodontists, typically advocate for a very limited sugar load, we understand that this rule often gets broken on Halloween. With this, we want to prepare you with some tooth-safe candies for Halloween.

  • Finding an Orthodontist in Las Vegas

    15 Aug 2016 | 0 Comments

    As one of Nevada’s most populated cities, Las Vegas is home to many healthcare providers, including orthodontists. If you’re in need of an orthodontist because you’ve just moved to Las Vegas, or are a military family living on or near Nellis Air Force Base, it can seem like a daunting task to find an orthodontist you feel comfortable with.

  • 5 Steps For Braces and Summer BBQs

    30 Jun 2016 | 0 Comments

    The smell of charcoal burning, the sound of ice being poured into the cooler and the feel of the warm sun on your skin as you relax in a lawn chair. It is summer barbeque time and the team at the UNLV Orthodontic Clinic doesn’t want you to miss a minute, but if you have braces, there are some important things to remember.

  • Invisalign Vs. Braces

    15 Apr 2016 | 0 Comments

    Both Invisalign and conventional braces are designed to do the same thing which is to bring teeth into the proper alignment. However, there are some significant differences between these two treatment options as well as some advantages and disadvantages to both.

  • What's The Difference Between a Dentist and an Orthodontist?

    01 Feb 2016 | 0 Comments

    Since orthodontists and dentists both help patients improve their oral health, many people assume that there's really no difference between the two; however, the two dental professions are pretty different.

  • Oral Hygiene Resolutions for 2016

    30 Dec 2015 | 0 Comments

    The team at the UNLV Orthodontic Clinic loves to hear how people are starting off the New Year, but while many people are joining the gym or finally starting that new hobby, there's one important resolution we want to encourage everyone to try, especially anyone with braces or Invisalign: keeping your teeth healthy by practicing proper oral hygiene.

  • Back to School Tips with Braces

    01 Oct 2015 | 0 Comments

    The orthodontic students and faculty at UNLV Orthodontic Clinic wish all our school-aged patients good luck in the upcoming academic year! We also would like to offer some helpful back-to-school tips for those of you wearing braces.

  • Welcome to the UNLV Blog

    04 Aug 2015 | 0 Comments

    The orthodontic faculty and students at the UNLV Orthodontic Clinic would like to welcome you to our blog! The UNLV Orthodontic Clinic at the School of Dental Medicine is a top option in Las Vegas when it comes to quality orthodontic care at an affordable price. We offer our patients the latest treatment options from conventional metal braces to Invisalign, and provide each patient with the personalized care they deserve.