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Laster Orthodontics Blog

It is our goal to provide each and every patient the best possible orthodontic care and customer service we can. We want you to enjoy your orthodontic treatment journey from the moment you walk through our front doors. We've developed this blog as a resource for our future and existing patients to learn about orthodontics, our practice, and to get the best advice on developing and maintaining their perfect smile.

How to Keep Your Perfect Smile After Braces

After putting in the time and money to perfect your smile with braces, it just makes sense to do all you can to protect your investment. Without taking the right steps, your teeth could start to shift...  read on

18 Aug 2020

Palate Expander: How to Know if You Need One

If you're learning about a palate expander, you might already know that your palate is the roof of your mouth. You may have even seen images of a palate expander and think it's the last thing you'd ev...  read on

Can you get Invisible Aligners with Missing Teeth?

Invisible aligners help in a variety of situations where the teeth need to be repositioned, and they can even assist with filling in missing teeth. If you have one or more missing teeth, not only can ...  read on

14 Of The Best Clear Aligner Hacks

Do you want to straighten your teeth invisibly while reducing costs and treatment time? The Laster Perfect Smile System may be a great option for you. These teeth straightening aligners are designed t...  read on

Can Clear Aligners Fix an Overbite?

Do you have an overbite that is affecting your appearance, your speech and your ability to properly chew food? At Laster Orthodontics, Dr. Laster, provides affordable treatment options for preteens, t...  read on

Braces or Aligners for Perfect Teeth Alignment?

Are you trying to decide the best way to straighten your teeth? For many adults and teens, the answer is aligners, but it can depend on the severity of your teeth alignment problems. Dr. Laster, has p...  read on

How To Fix Crowded Teeth Without Braces

Overcrowding of the teeth is a condition that can cause tooth misalignment, bite problems, digestive problems, mouth pain and other issues. Tooth overcrowding can sometimes be fixed with braces, but t...  read on

What To Do If Your Teeth Are Shifting After Braces

Braces effectively move teeth into proper alignment, but teeth don’t necessarily stay where they’re put when braces come off. Most people’s teeth continue to shift over the course of their lifetime, a...  read on

Candid Company Clear Aligners vs Laster Perfect Smile Aligners

Recent advancements in orthodontic treatments have given people who suffer from crowded, crooked, spaced-out or otherwise not-even teeth an alternative to traditional braces. Aligners are another way ...  read on

How Dental Restorations Affect Braces and Aligners

According to the American Dental Association (ADA), correcting crooked teeth or a misaligned bite with braces or clear aligners, like Laster Perfect Smile, can positively impact your overall oral heal...  read on