What Color Braces Should I Get Next?

Most folks who are undergoing orthodontic treatment with Dr. Farrow of Farrow Orthodontics in/near North Hills, PA don’t intend to make a statement with their braces. Then there are patients who do. If you are straightening your teeth with braces, why not spice them up a little with some color? Your orthodontist may offer different…

What Foods Can I Eat with Invisalign?

Dr.Anthony L. Farrow, DMD, MSand the professionals at Anthony Farrow Orthodontics are used to advising their patients about food restrictions during orthodontic treatment in Center City, PA.Their patients undergoing treatment with Invisalign have less restrictive dietary guidelines than do those patients being treated with traditional braces. So what foods can you eat with Invisalign? The…

Dental Health and Oral Piercings

While piercing the tongue, lip or cheek may be attractive to some, we at Farrow Orthodontics in Philadelphia, PA want to enlighten you on the dental health risks associated with oral piercings including infections, gum disease, damage to teeth and difficulties in daily oral functions. Infections. Between the wound created by the piercing, the vast…

Orthodontist Approved Halloween Candy

As a way to avoid the pop-up orthodontic emergency care convention the week following Halloween, Dr. Anthony Farrow of Farrow Orthodontics in Philadelphia, PA has listed 10 braces-friendly Halloween candies below. York Peppermint Pattie Three Musketeers Candy Bar Milky Way Candy Bar Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Bar Hershey’s Kisses Sweet Tarts Plain M&M’s Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups Kit Kat Bars Toothbrush…

14 Germ Facts

A typical human mouth contains billions of bacteria, and if you haven’t brushed your teeth lately, you might have more bacteria in your mouth right now than there are people living on planet Earth! Both humans and dogs have mouths that are full of bacteria, and both contain roughly the same number of bacteria. And…