Showing posts from March, 2019

Spring Smiles

The days are getting warmer and the days are getting longer, spring is in the air and has finally arrived to Tallahassee! Many orthodontists in Tallahassee, Florida can make a straight smile, but we pride ourselves in being more than just ‘smile straighters’. When a parent is making health decisions for their child, many factors are considered.  “Is the doctor trained in the latest techniques and top in her field? Is the staff knowledgeable? At Burch Orthodontics, the answers to all those questions are easily answered yes! What is it that makes us different? We want to know you and your family. We know that if we only care about your teeth, we are missing out on our mission of creating relationships with each and every family. Check out some of our new spring smiles this month! View this post on Instagram We think YOU rock!! Congrats on getting your braces on! ❤ Welcome to the Burch Orthodontics Family! #bandingday A post shared by Burch Orthodontics (@burc

Protect Your Enamel - It’s the Only One You’ve Got

Our mission at Burch Orthodontics is to create lasting relationships with our patients, honoring the trust they have placed with us while creating incredible smiles! Your smile is our number one priority. Out teeth and gums are essential for more of our health than we sometimes think. One of those health thoughts we often forget is the importance of our tooth enamel. The enamel is the hard, outer surface layer of our teeth that serves to protect against tooth decay. In fact, tooth enamel is considered the hardest mineral substance in your body, even stronger than bone. Your tooth enamel acts as a protection shield against your teeth. There are several actions you can do to prevent enamel damage such as decaying or discoloration. Preventing enamel decay can be as easy as cutting out or limiting high-acidic foods from your regular diet. High-acidic foods include items such as blueberries, sugar, honey, vinegar, soy sauce, cranberries, and more.  Another thing you can do is remove