Author: Dr. Douglas Shaw

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Orthodontics and Adults


For many people, the first image that comes to mind when thinking of an orthodontic patient is a braces-clad teenager. It’s true that we see quite a few adolescent patients here at Shaw Orthodontics, but that’s certainly not the only demographic visiting our office for...

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Wisdom Teeth And Braces


Considering braces? There's likely a whole laundry list of concerns circling around in your head, questions like how long you'll need to wear them, if they'll be painful, whether you'll have any food restriction, and if your wisdom teeth will affect that straight smile you've...

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Invisalign For Teens


Admit it: when you think of orthodontic treatment, you probably still picture an unflattering mouthful of metal. Even though modern braces treatment has advanced considerably in recent years, not only cosmetically but in comfort as well, most of us are hard pressed to shake that...