Mouthguards: Protecting Your Smile

Mouthguards are integral to keeping your smile safe. Whether you’re in braces, are wearing retainers after braces, or have already completed treatment, mouthguards help to protect your teeth and gums from injury. If you are active in sports, mouthguards are crucial to keeping you and your orthodontic appliances safe. Potential Risks Whether you’re in [...]

By |2018-08-28T10:06:56-05:00August 28th, 2018|FAQs|0 Comments

All About Abby

We LOVE our Great Smiles Orthodontic team members. Each one is a valuable component to our daily routine. They help us successfully give each of our patients GREAT smiles! Team Member: Abby Pope What do you like most about working at Great Smiles?  My work family and our awesome patients! What can you be found doing [...]

By |2018-08-07T11:38:58-05:00August 7th, 2018|Meet the Team|0 Comments

Summertime Smiles

Braces can give you and your family a beautiful, healthy smile for life. Now that school is out, it’s a perfect time to get started on an orthodontic treatment plan! At Great Smiles Orthodontics, we offer multiple treatment options from traditional metal braces to Invisalign® for children, teens, and adults. Request an appointment today [...]

By |2018-08-07T11:41:44-05:00July 16th, 2018|FAQs, Great Smiles Orthodontics|0 Comments

Invisalign®: How does it work?

Invisalign is increasingly popular among teens and adults seeking orthodontic treatment. This clear braces option helps straighten teeth more subtly than traditional metal braces. But how does it work? Orthodontic evaluation At Great Smiles Orthodontics, we can evaluate your alignment to determine if Invisalign is right for you. For more severe orthodontic problems, we [...]

By |2018-06-11T17:50:31-05:00June 11th, 2018|FAQs|0 Comments

Need Orthodontics in Birmingham?

If you need orthodontics in Birmingham, AL, look no further! At Great Smiles Orthodontics, our highly trained orthodontists provide braces and Invisalign for all ages. Find out more about our wonderful doctors: Meet Dr. Savage A native of Birmingham, Alabama, Dr. Savage graduated with honors from the University of Alabama School of Dentistry. Then, [...]

By |2018-05-10T13:29:08-05:00May 8th, 2018|Meet the Team|0 Comments

DIY Braces: Love Them or Leave Them?

DIY braces are popping up all over the Internet. The big question is: are they safe and effective, or should you ignore the hype and call your orthodontist? With the average cost of Invisalign and braces costing well over the $1,000, many people are looking for a more cost-effective way to get beautiful, straight teeth. [...]

By |2018-05-10T13:30:01-05:00March 13th, 2018|FAQs|0 Comments

We Need Your Vote!

At Great Smiles Orthodontics, we know that we have the BEST patients! We want Birmingham to know who your favorite orthodontist is, and would love to have your vote for the 2018 Birmingham Parent Family Favorites contest.Here is how to vote:1. Click on this link: http://birminghamparent.com/vote2. Type "Great Smiles Orthodontics" for the Best Orthodontist under Health [...]

Trussville Obs Day 2017

This year's observation check up day is set for June 27th at our Trussville office! All patients who need their orthodontic check up are invited to schedule a FREE check up for June 27th. We will have pizza, snacks, prizes, and fun all day! Please note that you must schedule an appointment to attend. Hurry and [...]

Get a Great First Impression with iTero®

At Great Smiles Orthodontics, we use the latest technology to give you a beautiful, straight smile—now without the mess! Other orthodontic practices use conventional dental impressions, putting lots of goop in your mouth and getting inaccurate molds of your teeth. Why suffer through gagging and discomfort? Thanks to the iTero scanner, we can take clean, [...]

The Buck Tooth Stops Here!

Does your child suffer from protruding teeth, also known as buck teeth? If so, did you know that the longer you wait to get orthodontic treatment, the more your child is susceptible to dental trauma? The risk is even greater if your child becomes active in sports as they get older. A recent study by [...]

By |2016-09-12T11:19:04-05:00July 1st, 2016|FAQs, Great Smiles Orthodontics|0 Comments