Category: Children

Three Tips for Helping Your Sensitive Child Adjust to Braces

August 17, 2018

Three Tips to help Your Sensitive Child Adjust to Braces The first day with braces for a sensitive child is something every parent is apprehensive about, knowing how their child might feel and react when they come into contact with an unfamiliar product. Let’s backtrack a bit. To understand how the attaching of braces for


When it Comes to Braces, Not All Oral Care Products are Created Equal

November 13, 2014

WHEN IT COMES TO BRACES, NOT ALL ORAL CARE PRODUCTS ARE CREATED EQUAL Kids across West Edmonton, South Edmonton, and Sherwood Park are preparing to return to school by stocking up on stylish new outfits and accessories, but they also need to think about their oral health! To help students with self-ligating clear braces, lingual


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How to Keep Braces Safe Amid Scary Halloween Treats

October 16, 2013

HOW TO KEEP BRACES SAFE AMID SCARY HALLOWEEN TREATS 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


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Pure Orthodontics Reaches Fundraising Goal for Construction of Kenyan School

June 12, 2013

PURE ORTHODONTICS REACHES FUNDRAISING GOAL FOR CONSTRUCTION OF KENYAN SCHOOL 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


Pure Orthodontics Offices Undergo Kid-Friendly Remodel

May 7, 2013

PURE ORTHODONTICS OFFICES UNDERGO KID-FRIENDLY REMODEL Calling all kids! Pure Orthodontics has revamped the Pure-Rex Zone at both Edmonton and Sherwood Park locations with tons of cool technology sure to distract and calm even the most anxious child. Dr. Hussain and the friendly Pure Orthodontics team play the latest kid-friendly movies on the large flat-screen


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Should I Take My Kindergartener to The Orthodontist? Learn the Facts

February 25, 2013

SHOULD I TAKE MY KINDERGARTENER TO THE ORTHODONTIST? LEARN THE FACTS Parents need not fret – Dr. Hussain does not want your kindergartner to wear a mouth full of metal. Instead, he hopes to assess your child’s smile, bite and growth patterns to predict any future orthodontic discrepancies. Early detection of an emerging issue often