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SUGAR: THE OTHER WHITE POWDER

SUGAR: THE OTHER WHITE POWDER

As a healthcare professional and an orthodontist in Irvine I have to be honest and admit that I was quite ignorant about the food industry. I was either too busy trying to pass a board exam or trying to get into residency. It’s funny that as a I type this, I am being...

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When a Treatment Coordinator Starts Invisalign

When a Treatment Coordinator Starts Invisalign

I've always been told that I have a great smile, but when I started working in the orthodontic field close to five years ago, I realized that my "great smile" was far from perfect. I began to become self conscious about my crooked teeth and started to smile with my...

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Simply Orthodontics Success List

Simply Orthodontics Success List

Download PDF to post at home: Orthodontic Success List   S I M P L Y avoid these for SUCCESS! Our goal is to provide you with a beautiful smile! What YOU EAT and DO is the key to successful orthodontic treatment.   Sticky - Chewy   Gum (Sugar or...

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What to look for when choosing an Orthodontist?

What to look for when choosing an Orthodontist?

The United State is the land of options.  Especially in Orange County and even Irvine the options for anything you can think of are beyond numerous.  I've always wondered why people choose Target over Wal-Mart or Costco over Sam's Club and vice versa....

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Why orthodontics as an adult: A Testimonial

Why orthodontics as an adult: A Testimonial

Sometimes adults feel sheepish about getting braces or getting their teeth straight.  The benefits of having a great smile go beyond just health benefits.  Here is a personal testimony of a patient that decided to pursue orthodontic treatment in her 20's....

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Simply Orthodontics' Successful Tips with Invisalign

Simply Orthodontics' Successful Tips with Invisalign

The Invisalign site is a great place if you are thinking about getting treatment. The benefits of straight teeth and how Invisalign works can be see on their website!   If you are a new Invisalign patient refer to these guidelines to help you on your journey!...

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Your Orthodontist…My Story #IrvineOrthodontist

Your Orthodontist…My Story #IrvineOrthodontist

Simon Shung DMD | Orthodontist at Simply Orthodontics Irvine[/caption] On a daily basis, I hear the line, “You like looking at teeth all day!”  I’ve always wondered if patients care to hear about the personal background and career path that leads to becoming an...

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Are your teeth almost perfect?

Are your teeth almost perfect?

Did you know that many folks who would have never considered braces because of the way it makes them look while they're in the treatment period? This has always been the "toss-up" for people who's teeth are nearly perfect but still could use a little work. They...

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Marketing misconceptions to the public

Marketing misconceptions to the public

There are a lot of marketing strategies in today's orthodontic world and I felt it necessary to educate my friends and patients on what's out there and current claims so they aren't  deceived by them.   Damon Braces: This is one of the biggest misconceptions...

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