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Regular Toothbrush vs. Electric Toothbrush for Braces
Posted on April 18, 2018 by Dr. Damon Szymanowski.

Life is all a matter of preference, whether we like Coke better than Pepsi, the book better than the movie, or manual toothbrushes better than electric ones. Take a walk down the toothbrush aisle of any store, and you may be overwhelmed by the sheer amount of choices on display— there is sensitive toothpaste, whitening ... Read full post

Teeth and Total Body Health
Posted on March 22, 2018 by Dr. Damon Szymanowski.

There is more to taking good care of your mouth than the big bright smile that everyone wants and hopes for. Your overall health can be drastically improved with good oral hygiene. Whether you hope to preserve your cognitive skills, or reduce your inflammation, studies have shown that there is a number of ways that ... Read full post

Hygiene Routine
Posted on February 19, 2018 by Dr. Damon Szymanowski.

Your braces and you: a good dental hygiene routine If you’ve got braces, then you’ve got to maintain a good oral health routine. If you don’t, you run the risk of accelerated tooth decay and uneven staining. You’re going to want to ensure you’re happy with the results of your treatment at Damon Orthodontics, so ... Read full post

Why Retainers Are Important After Braces
Posted on January 29, 2018 by Dr. Damon Szymanowski.

There’s a lot of time and effort that goes into orthodontic treatment, whether you’ve spent years in braces or have been wearing Invisalign aligners for a number of months. The day you say goodbye is always an exciting day. It’s been a tedious, hard road to a beautiful smile, and you’ve sacrificed much. But don’t ... Read full post

Two-Phase Treatment in Sacramento
Posted on December 29, 2017 by Dr. Damon Szymanowski.

Planning orthodontic treatment for your child can seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be! Here at Damon Smiles, Dr. Damon agree with the American Association of Orthodontists that all children should have their first orthodontic consultation by around the age of seven. This allows us to detect many common dental issues before they have ... Read full post