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The office will resume operations Monday, May 4th with facial coverings required upon entry.
04/30/2020

As the shelter in place order is set to expire May 31st in Contra Costa County, dentists, orthodontists and other medical professionals remain essential businesses.

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The Orthodontist’s Office Is Scheduled to open May 4th with new changes related to the “Cover Your Face” order.
04/24/2020

The new SmilePower building lobbyAs the shelter in place order is set to expire May 3rd in Contra Costa County, Smile Power Orthodontics is set to reopen and is categorized as an “essential business”. As we expect a high demand for the appointments, we will be as accommodating as possible to get each person scheduled. We look forward to meeting with you in person and ensuring your treatment and orthodontic health are protected.

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The Orthodontist’s Office Is Closed For COVID-19. What Does That Mean For My Treatment?
03/25/2020

Two people "shaking elbows" instead of hands. The outbreak of COVID-19 has touched the world and our local community. It was a difficult decision with early news to close the office.

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What to Know Before Getting Braces
11/20/2019

Getting braces can sometimes seem intimidating, but Smile Power Orthodontics is here to help you learn what you need to know before you get your braces on!

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Why Should I Wear My Retainer
10/16/2019

We're proud to have helped countless patients in Walnut Creek achieve healthy, beautiful smiles through orthodontic treatment. But while most people know that treatments like braces and Invisalign are necessary for achieving that new smile, people often forget that there's another step in the treatment process that's just as important: retention.

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What You Should Know About Propel VPro5™
09/16/2019

When it comes to straightening your smile, people are always looking for ways to stay ahead of the curve by using cutting edge technology that shaves time off their treatment to get the best results as soon as possible—but is this a pipe dream or an achievable concept? With Propel VPro5™, a faster straighter smile is more attainable than ever. At Smile Power Orthodontics, Propel VPro5™ is now readily available at your fingertips!

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Invisalign Vs. Clear Braces
Invisalign Vs. Clear Braces
02/21/2019

At Smile Power Orthodontics, we're proud to help patients of all ages achieve gorgeous smiles through convenient orthodontic treatment. We know every patient is different, which is why we offer a wide range of orthodontic treatment options including convenient, discreet treatments like clear braces and Invisalign clear aligners. But how can you decide which treatment is right for you?

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How Smiling Affects Your Happiness
12/18/2018

Smiling isn't just a sign of happiness – it turns out smiling can make you happier. Learn the effects of smiling & book an orthodontic consultation today!

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Worst Candy For Braces | Walnut Creek CA Orthodontist | Smile Power
11/08/2018

Ghosts and ghouls may have been spooky, but nothing is scarier than broken braces. As you dig into your bag of Halloween candy, be sure to steer clear of these hazardous treats.

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Why Summer is the Perfect Time for Braces
06/17/2018

At Smile Power Orthodontics, we work with patients year round to straighten their teeth with state-of-the-art treatment and create smiles that are perfect, healthy, and built to last a lifetime. While anytime is a great time to get your kids started on the path to their future smile, setting your kids up with braces during the summer can actually make the first few months of orthodontic treatment more comfortable for your kids and easier for you as a parent. Just check out the information below about the benefits of having your kids start their orthodontic care in the summer, and once you’re convinced, schedule an appointment with us!

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Regular toothbrush vs. electric toothbrush
Toothbrushes: Regular vs. Electric
06/07/2018

The key to a beautiful smile is a great oral hygiene routine that keeps your mouth in top condition every day. At the core of that routine is your toothbrush, the tool of choice for that crucial first step in cleaning away all of that bacteria and food that has built up on your teeth throughout the day. Toothbrushes come in all shapes, sizes, and colors, but there are two types of toothbrushes that are always compared and battle for the title of being the best. We’re talking about electric toothbrushes versus your trusty manual toothbrushes.

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What It Means To Be A Premier Invisalign Provider
05/20/2018

When Looking For A Provider Of Invisalign, It’s Important To Know That Not All Providers Are The Same. We’re Very Proud To Be A Walnut Creek Invisalign Premier Provider. Find Out What That Means & How It Benefits You. When You’re Ready To Improve Your Smile With Clear Aligners, Contact Us To Schedule Your First Visit!

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