Friday, September 30, 2016

Pumpkin Pie Smoothie - NEW RECIPE

To help you start this positive orthodontic experience Appletree Orthodontics found a new recipe that is braces friendly and taste buds approved! Check it out below.

  • 1/2 cup pure pumpkin puree
  • 1 large banana
  • 6-8 ice cubes
  • 6 oz vanilla yogurt
  • 1/2 tsp pumpkin pie spice
  • 1 tsp agave nectar (or honey would work too)
  • 3 Tbsp milk
  • pinch nutmeg and whipped cream, optional garnish
  • In a blender (I love this one, it does a great job crushing the ice), combine pumpkin, banana, ice, yogurt, spice, agave nectar and milk. Pulse until smooth!
  • Pour into a glass and top with whipped cream and pinch of nutmeg. ENJOY!

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Living the Single Life? Find Out How Invisalign Can Help

Did you know beautiful teeth are the number one physical trait people look for in others? Outranking other traits such as trim bodies, a full head of hair, or specific eye colors, a white, straight smile came out on top in a poll given to both men and women by It may be surprising to your that other physical traits weren’t labeled as the most wanted, but it goes to show that we prefer a healthy smile over anything else.

If you are currently in the dating scene, keeping your smile healthy, bright, and straight shows to be more important than hitting up the gym. Are you interested in stepping up your smile? Start now with a few of these tips.

Problem: Discolored Teeth
If you are currently looking to fix some misaligned teeth or discolorations, there are few strategies you can take. You can whiten your smile with white strips or visit a professional for whitening treatments.

Problem: Misaligned Teeth
For fixing misaligned teeth, Invisalign is amazing. With Invisalign, you don’t have to worry about clunky metal braces.

Depending on what your exact needs are, Appletree Orthodontics will be able to help guide you down the path to a great smile, which hopefully helps you look and feel great. By using a series of clear, removable aligners, Invisalign straightens your teeth. Also, the average treatment time is only 6-18 months. For more information, give us a call at 603-434-0190 or visit our website.

Friday, September 16, 2016

Get a Straighter Smile Today

The embarrassment of having braces is already slowly disappearing as many people now opt for orthodontic treatment for problems like crooked teeth, misaligned teeth, and irregular bites. The most important thing is not to think of the discomfort and cost but the benefits of a perfect smile that will last a lifetime. At Appletree Orthodontics, we offer a range of treatment options sure to satisfy the needs of children, teens, and adults.

Get a straighter smile today

Appletree Orthodontics has a team of specialist and two orthodontists who have been helping people get a healthier smile with the help since the 1980s.

For questions and inquiries, you may visit our website or give us a call at 603-434-0190.

Friday, September 9, 2016

Braces for Teens

The teenage years are often the best time to have orthodontic treatment.The ages of 12 and 15 are the optimal years to receive treatment as the adult teeth have erupted but facial growth is still occurring.

Having braces in your teens has a variety of benefits including:
  • Growth is ongoing and generally helpful to orthodontic treatment
  • Friends and classmates are often also in braces
  • A confident smile increases self-esteem at a sensitive age
  • Provides a lifelong beautiful smile throughout adult years (with use of retainers)
At Appletree Orthodontics, we strive to keep treatment times as quick as possible while still ensuring amazing results. In general, treatment times are between 12 and 24 months. If you would like to learn more about orthodontic treatment for teens, visit our website or call us at 603-434-0190.