While regular brushing and flossing can help prevent cavities and gum disease, even children with the most adept dental hygiene habits may need to make a trip to the orthodontist for braces or aligners. According to the American Association of Orthodontists, there are approximately 4 million Americans currently wearing braces, 75% of whom are children…
Orthodontic treatment can be done for people of all ages, but it is recommended that it be done earlier on in life. There are a few good reasons why dentists and pediatric orthodontists tend to advise their patients on this, but it also doesn’t mean that it’s impossible to do as an adolescent or adult.There…
Based on the re-opening plan presented by Governor Baker, at the start of phase 2, dental offices will be able to resume elective procedures and services. Phase 2 will begin on Monday, June 8th, 2020.
For all scheduled appointments, patients will be screened prior to coming into the office by phone and once again on the day of your appointment. We will be following the recommended protocols in an effort to minimize the potential spread of the virus. If you have a scheduled appointment please call our office once you arrive and we will let you know when we are ready for you to come in.
As always the safety and well-being of our patients and staff are of utmost importance. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us.
Thank you for your understanding as we navigate through this difficult time and please stay safe!
Dr. Alexander Athanasiou