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Fluoride and Your Orthodontic Treatment

July 10th, 2024

Our team at Matteson Orthodontics knows that there are many ways you can protect your pearly whites throughout your orthodontic treatment. If you follow the rules and brush your teeth twice a day, floss often, and protect your appliances from damage, you should have a successful treatment. But did you know there’s another way to…
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Tell us about your summer!

July 3rd, 2024

The dog days of summer are upon us, and what better time for Dr. Keyur Shah and Dr. Ayas Makki and our team to ask our patients about their summer! Whether you visited our nation’s capital, went on a camping trip, or just stayed in Matteson and relaxed, we want to know how you’re all…
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More Adults Are Opting for Invisalign®

June 26th, 2024

These days it's becoming more and more common to see adults at our Matteson office getting their teeth straightened with Invisalign clear aligners — that is, if you can see them! Treatment with Invisalign is effective and aesthetically pleasing for all ages, but adults have certainly taken to them. For some it may be to…
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Is Invisalign® Right For You?

June 19th, 2024

When patients ask Dr. Keyur Shah and Dr. Ayas Makki about who benefits from Invisalign clear aligners, the simple answer is this: almost everyone. Unlike conventional braces, they are removable, which makes eating and cleaning your teeth much easier. They are molded to fit each patient’s mouth and are practically invisible. Because aligners apply less…
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