Dr Niles Orthodontics Blog

  • FSA Accounts & Orthodontics Treatment

    10 Nov 2017 | 0 Comments

    As we approach Thanksgiving, Christmas and the end of 2017, there’s plenty to think about! For many adults, it’s also about getting finances in order going into the new year. Some employers offer FSAs (Flexible Spending Accounts) which are tax-free accounts that let you set aside pre-tax money to use on healthcare expenses. For those who haven’t used the money in these accounts, we’d like to remind you to consider orthodontic treatment at Dr. Gordon Niles Orthodontics to improve your smile and quality of life.

  • October is National Orthodontic Health Month!

    18 Oct 2017 | 0 Comments

    During October when most Americans are gearing up to enjoy all the fun that comes with Halloween, it often goes unnoticed that this is also the month set aside to celebrate good orthodontic health. National Orthodontic Health Month is an annual observance sponsored by our friends at the National Association of Orthodontists (AAO) that was created to raise awareness about how essential orthodontic health is.

  • Brace Yourself: Damon Braces vs. Invisalign

    16 Sep 2017 | 0 Comments

    Braces aren’t just your typical cage of metal anymore. Damon braces and Invisalign are two of the most popular and effective orthodontic treatments available, and they both work in the same general way: applying gentle pressure to the teeth so they move into the correct positions. Dr. Gordon Niles Orthodontics offers both treatments, and our team is here to help you choose the best fit for you! Here are a few characteristics of both Damon braces and Invisalign that you can consider.

  • Summertime-Braces Friendly Treats

    21 Jul 2017 | 0 Comments

    It’s a beautiful Michigan summer and all of the staff at Dr. Gordon Niles Orthodontics hopes you are taking time out with your children and teens and making the most of it. We’ve gathered three of the best recipes you can make with your child and, of course, they are braces and Invisalign friendly!

  • 10 Tips For Getting The Most Out Of Invisalign

    15 May 2017 | 0 Comments

    Category: General

    During your consultation, Dr. Niles will work with you to determine if Invisalign is right for you. But before you come to our Brighton office for an appointment, check out our 10 tips for getting the most out of Invisalign treatment.

  • Things to Do in Brighton, MI in March

    15 Mar 2017 | 0 Comments

    Category: General

    At Dr. Gordon Niles Orthodontics, we offer more than just beautiful smiles. We want our orthodontic patients to enjoy life in the beautiful Brighton, MI, area and that means getting out of the house and exploring some of the things to do that make Brighton unique. If you’re looking for fun things to do with your friends and family in March, check out some of the options we’ve provided below.

  • Great Oral Health Habits For The New Year

    25 Jan 2017 | 0 Comments

    At Dr. Gordon Niles Orthodontics, our patients are our number one priority. We want to ensure that your oral health is great before, during and after treatment. Even if you’ve had issues developing a strong oral care routine, 2017 is here and it’s a great time to start. Below you’ll find some tips you can implement into your daily routine.

  • Protecting Your Teeth During the Holidays

    28 Nov 2016 | 0 Comments

    The holidays are coming up fast, and we know many of our patients are looking forward to some time spent relaxing with friends and family, and enjoying some seasonal holiday sweets. However, many of the foods and candies we love to enjoy during the holidays aren’t the best for your oral health. That's because naturally-occurring bacteria in your mouth break the sugars in these foods down into acids, which attack the tooth enamel and cause dental decay. To make sure you have healthy teeth in the upcoming months, here are a few holiday tooth safety tips and tricks.

  • Back To School With Dr. Niles

    15 Sep 2016 | 0 Comments

    Category: General

    While it’s hard to believe, soon the school bells will ring to call area students back to the classroom for the start of the 2016-17 school year. If you’re a student at a local high school or college, now is a great time to schedule an appointment with our Brighton orthodontist, Dr. Niles, to improve your smile with orthodontic treatment. Just call us directly at (810) 227-1950 so we can help you schedule your first visit at a time that’s convenient for you.

  • Welcome to our blog!

    23 Aug 2016 | 0 Comments

    Thank you for taking the time to visit our website and read our blog! We like to keep our patients up-to-date with what’s happening in the office, so check often for the latest posts. We may post an informational article, an announcement about an office contest or a spotlight on a special patient or staff member! At the end of each post, you will see an “Add Comment” box. We welcome your feedback, so feel free to leave a comment. We love engaging with our patients, and regularly updating this blog is a great way for us to connect in between your scheduled visits!