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Experiencing a Braces Disaster? Pure Orthodontics Offers Emergency Care

December 22, 2013

Did you bite into a gingerbread man that was a bit too crunchy? Or was that candy cane stickier than you anticipated? There’s no need to fret in the midst of an orthodontic crisis if you’re in West Edmonton, South Edmonton, or Sherwood Park, because orthodontist Dr. Amer Hussain offers timely emergency care services. Orthodontic emergencies


iTero Scanners at Pure Orthodontics

Say Goodbye to the Goo: iTero Scanner Used to Take Easy Impressions

November 17, 2013

Gooey impressions have been a gag-worthy annoyance for braces and Invisalign patients for years. However, orthodontics just got a bit less messy. Say goodbye to traditional, uncomfortable impressions. “We’re always looking for ways to streamline and improve our patient’s orthodontic experience,” says Dr. Hussain, “We don’t miss taking messy impressions for aligners, and we are


Halloween Candy and Braces

How to Keep Braces Safe Amid Scary Halloween Treats

October 16, 2013

It’s a scary time for braces. Kids (and kids at heart) are about to inherit a wealth of sticky sweet trick-or-treat goodies capable of impacting teeth and orthodontic appliances. In an attempt to educate, Edmonton orthodontist Dr. Amer Hussain is sharing the best and worst Halloween treats for patients in braces. When we say “best,”