Why Choose An Orthodontist To Correct Speech Problems?

Speech Problems Gurnee ILSpeech Problems…Did you know that the alignment of your teeth can affect your speech? One of the first things people notice about you is your smile and how we communicate when talking. If you have issues speaking clearly, orthodontics can help!

Lisping, whistling or slurring, and mispronunciation of words with “s” and “t” are the most common offenders. Proper diagnosis and correction during a patient’s developmental years, by an orthodontist makes it much easier to correct the tooth and/or jaw problems associated with poor speech habits. The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that all children be evaluated by age 7. Read more on Why Choose An Orthodontist To Correct Speech Problems?…

Where in Gurnee is Dr. Honey Contest Winner!

What is “Where in Gurnee is Dr. Honey?” It’s the fun new patient contest that Honey Orthodontics hosted this summer. Dr. Honey traveled around Gurnee, taking “selfies” at local landmarks. We posted the photos online and asked our patients to determine where each photo was taken. The person with the most correct answers was our winner – and the prize was a big one! The winner is … Aron!

Congratulations Aron, enjoy your Phantom 3 Drone!

Where in Gurnee is Dr Honey Contest Winner

Don’t forget to check back here in a few weeks to participate in our new contest. The next winner could be you!

Get A Jump Start On Labor Day

Labor Day Gurnee ILDo you know why we celebrate Labor Day? Labor Day is a federal holiday in the USA and has been since June 28, 1894 when congress passed an act making the first Monday in September a national holiday. The purpose of Labor Day is to honor laborers of all kinds and the “workingman” and now working woman and their achievements. Yes, this also includes orthodontists and orthodontic team members at Honey Orthodontics. Read more on Get A Jump Start On Labor Day…

Orthodontics Evolution

orthodontics evolution gurnee ilOrthodontics evolution…for you history buffs, did you know that archaeologists found crooked teeth in human remains dating back 50,000 years as reported by Norman Wahl in the AJODO ?

Like days of old, the aesthetics of teeth thru time has always been the primary concern when it comes to our smiles. However, it was the occlusion (bite) that gave orthodontics its scientific foundation and why it has progressed into advanced technology available today with traditional metal braces, clear braces, and clear aligners called Invisalign.

Lets Follow the Orthodontic Timeline

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