A Friendly Reminder

To our orthodontic family: As you are probably already aware, in light of concerns surrounding coronavirus and in response to the latest recommendation from the White House and the California Dental Association and to also protect our patient family and staff, we are suspending all non-essential care with the plan to reopen and return to…

Will Braces Cause White Marks on Your Teeth?

If you’re looking into getting braces, you may be wondering will braces cause white marks on your teeth? According to your orthodontist in El Dorado Hills, Dr. Tim Lyons, white marks on your teeth can be completely preventable! Read on to learn how you can prevent white spots from developing on your teeth. What can cause…

Why You Should Brush Your Teeth before Napping

A lot can happen to your pearly whites in 8 hours- more so when you have some rest and plaque is gathering in your mouth. When you brush your teeth before napping, it goes beyond fresh breath. Cleaning your teeth before a dose of sleep is essential in preventing oral diseases such as gingivitis, cavity,…
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Friendly reminder about your braces…

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What is a Crossbite?

When you visit us at Lyons Orthodontics, you will be treated with the utmost care. We will guide you through every step of your treatment plan. We will help you from the initial consultation all the way to the big smile reveal. One important part of your treatment plan is understanding the different reasons behind…
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Surprising Benefits of Clear Aligners

When you’re looking for an orthodontist El Dorado Hills patients know that they can rely on Dr. Tim Lyons to help give them the straight and beautiful smile that they deserve. If you’re on the fence about getting braces or Invisalign aligners, you may be surprised to learn the benefits of clear aligners. Invisalign Reduces…
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Dentist vs. Orthodontist

Difference Between Dentist and an Orthodontist You probably know that you need to visit your dentist at least twice a year for optimal oral health. But when it comes time to consider getting braces, you may find yourself being referred to an orthodontist. Certainly, some dentists offer orthodontic solutions like Invisalign, but there are some…
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Lost Your Retainer?

Oh No, Did You Lose Your Retainer?! We’ve seen it happen a million times…losing your retainer can be the worst! You know just how important it is to wear your retainer. It can happen in an instant. Whether you’ve left it at school or perhaps on a plane, you may start to panic if you…
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Taking Care of Your Braces

How to Take Care of Your Braces Not in love with your smile? Braces can help to correctly align your teeth and your bite, giving you a beautiful and confident smile. Once you have braces, whether they are just braces on top teeth or on both the top and bottom, you are sure to find…
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Causes of Misaligned Teeth

What Causes Misaligned Teeth? Do you or a member of your family have misaligned teeth? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. It’s estimated that millions of people across the world have crooked teeth. Men and women of all ages have perfectly imperfect smiles. Some severe enough to require surgical intervention. You’re probably wondering what causes misaligned…