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The Importance of Flossing While in Braces

June 20, 2013

Who would have thought a piece of wax string could be so intimidating? The practice of daily flossing continues to be avoided by many Canadians, spiking the occurrence of gum disease, cavities and plaque buildup. Because the chances of these oral conditions developing are amplified while wearing braces, Edmonton orthodontist Dr. Amer Hussain at Pure Orthodontics


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Pure Orthodontics Reaches Fundraising Goal for Construction of Kenyan School

June 12, 2013

Great job, Pure patients! By relying on us for your orthodontic needs, we’ve reached our goal of raising $8,500 to fund the construction of a school in an impoverished Kenyan village. Authorities in Kenya have been notified of the village’s latest project, and work on the school that will teach Kenyan youth valuable economic skills


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Five Reasons Why Patients Choose Invisalign

May 29, 2013

Five Reasons Why Patients Choose Invisalign In the world of orthodontia, Invisalign and Invisalign Teen are well known for being discreet. The custom invisible aligners work to shift teeth into ideal alignment without braces, brackets, or bands. Just insert the aligner and it begins to work! Not everyone is a candidate for Invisalign, but those that may see