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When should my child be seen for an orthodontic evaluation?

Posted on May 13th, 2018 by LPOManage

Thanks for asking! It really depends on the dental age of the patient rather than their chronological age. Usually a good time to have your child evaluated by an orthodontist is after the front permanent teeth have erupted into the mouth or if there appears to be extreme crowding of the teeth. The American Association […]

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Post-Braces Care: Wear your retainer!

Posted on May 13th, 2018 by LPOManage

Many patients underestimate the importance of wearing their retainers after their braces come off, but it is one of the most critical post care practices to keep your teeth in alignment. Why spend all that time, energy, and money to straighten your teeth when you don’t plan to keep them straightened after treatment? What is […]

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Tell us about your summer!

Posted on May 13th, 2018 by LPOManage

The dog days of summer are upon us, and what better time for Dr. Stefen Lippitz and Dr. Herbert Lippitz 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 Chicago, Northbrook or Glencoe, IL and relaxed, we want to […]

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Happy Fourth of July!

Posted on May 13th, 2018 by LPOManage

Happy Independence Day from Dr. Stefen Lippitz and Dr. Herbert Lippitz and team! The Fourth of July celebrations in America may have changed a lot over the years, but there is no doubt that we Americans love to celebrate the anniversary of our country’s independence! Today we’re devoting the Lippitz Orthodontics blog to some fun […]

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Dangers of DIY Orthodontics on the Internet

Posted on May 13th, 2018 by LPOManage

All over the Internet you’ll find videos and articles showing how you can close the gap between teeth or space them out. There is a plethora of DIY orthodontic techniques out there — you can even mail order your own impressions to get clear aligners, without even seeing a dentist or orthodontist. Following the instructions […]

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