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The Benefits of (Occasionally) Chewing Gum With Braces

September 5, 2013

THE BENEFITS OF (OCCASIONALLY) CHEWING GUM WITH BRACES Carelessly smacking gum is never a bright idea for an orthodontic patient, but the occasional chew may actually provide relief from pain and soreness associated with braces. Dr. Hussain, and orthodontist in South Edmonton, West Edmonton, and Sherwood Park explains why it’s safe to throw out the


Orthodontics and Health

Orthodontic Benefits Don’t End At Looks: How Braces Can Improve Dental Health

August 18, 2013

Orthodontic Benefits Don’t End At Looks: How Braces Can Improve Dental Health We all know that orthodontic treatment supplies incredible cosmetic benefits, but did you know straight teeth can boost dental health, too? Here’s a few reasons why. Straight and simple. Essentially, crooked teeth act like a net. Food particles can easily become entangled in


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Education, Experience Helps Dr. Hussain Care For Local Smiles

July 21, 2013

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE HELPS DR. HUSSAIN CARE FOR LOCAL SMILES 2010 was a good year. The Canadian ice hockey team won Olympic gold, Prince William finally popped the question to Kate and Dr. Amer Hussain earned his certificate of orthodontic specialty from Jacksonville University in Florida. The road to becoming an orthodontist is long and challenging,