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5 Fun Activities to do with Your Kids at Home

With many of us transitioning to the “new normal” of homeschooling our children, the change can be tough. Balancing work and home life can be challenging for any parent. But how can you make learning fun and engaging while social distancing? Don’t fret! Dr. Oana Honey at Honey Orthodontics has 5 activities you can do at home that are educational and fun.

Science Experiments

From Bill Nye to YouTube, DIY science experiments are a fun way for kids to learn while using resources from around the house. Check out Read More

Why Mail Order Orthodontics is a Bad Idea During Coronavirus

With the spread of COVID-19 rapidly changing our “new normal,” mail-order orthodontic is on the rise. From social media ads to TV commercials, the convenience of mail-order orthodontics becomes more appealing when you’re stuck at home. At Honey Orthodontics, we understand that everyone wants a smile they can be proud of. For this reason, we will explain why mail-order orthodontics isn’t the way to achieve this goal.

Orthodontic Treatment Starts with an Appointment

We strongly suggest that orthodontic treatment start with an in-person appointment with a professional, not mail-order. While a [...] Read More

Step Up Your Selfie Game with Orthodontics

Every patient has their own reasons for deciding to undergo orthodontic treatment. For teens, image has always been a key factor in social integration, and in today’s beauty-conscious society, a beautiful smile is high on their list of priorities.

The ever-popular selfie gives teens a confidence boost and social media is the ideal platform to broadcast themselves to the world. So much so, that:

65% of teenage girls reported that seeing their selfies on social media actually boosts their confidence. 40% of all teens say social media helps them present their best face to the world. At least [...] Read More

Wait! Why You Shouldn’t Brush Your Teeth Immediately After Eating

Part of maintaining good oral hygiene is making sure to brush your teeth multiple times throughout the day. While most of us know to brush after eating, how soon is too soon? In order to answer that question, Dr. Oana Honey at Honey Orthodontics will first explain the science behind tooth structure. Understanding this will help better explain why brushing right after eating is bad for your teeth.

The Science Behind Tooth Structure

The outermost area of the tooth is called enamel. It is the protective layer of each tooth [...] Read More

Announcing Our Summer “Staycation” Photo Contest

We know many of our patients and their families have needed to cancel or reschedule vacations, trips and plans this summer. Let Honey Orthodontics help you make the most of it with a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card when you enter our “Staycation” Summer Contest!”

Show us how you plan to have fun this summer at your home or in your local community! Upload a photo of you doing something fun this summer either in your house, backyard, or neighborhood. Don’t be afraid to get creative!

We will be accepting photo submissions – one entry [...] Read More

The “New Normal” of Orthodontics After Coronavirus

It’s no secret that the spread of COVID-19 has drastically changed how we all live today. Now that many businesses are finally allowed to re-open, it’s time to attend your first orthodontic appointment. To help you prepare for the “new normal,” Dr. Oana Honey at Honey Orthodontics will explain a few changes you can expect at your next visit.

No More Waiting Room

Instead of waiting for your appointment in the waiting area, you may be asked to simply wait in your car and call the office once you arrive. [...] Read More