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Will I Need Braces After I Get My Wisdom Teeth Removed?

Posted on February 15, 2022

We want to give you all the information you need to decide whether or not you will start your orthodontic treatment with your trusted orthodontist in Downers Grove At Chawla Orthodontics. We know you must have many questions regarding your wisdom teeth and how they can or cannot affect your orthodontic treatment with braces. Some… Read more »

Teeth Whitening After Orthodontics

Posted on August 30, 2021

We know how much time and effort you put into completing your braces treatment. The freedom that comes with ditching your brackets and wires at last is certainly worth celebrating! But what happens if your newly aligned teeth are discolored? What if you’re looking to amp up the wattage of your beautifully straight smile? We’re… Read more »

Breaking Bad Habits That Can Harm Your Smile

Posted on July 26, 2021

Here at Chawla Orthodontics, we know the importance of a multi-faceted approach to oral care. That’s why our talented board-certified team includes an orthodontist,  oral surgeon, two dentists, and two pediatric dentists! Creating smiles that are happy and healthy is rewarding, challenging, and a lot of fun. Aside from straightening teeth and keeping them clean,… Read more »

Everything You Need To Know About Braces

Posted on June 24, 2021

Orthodontic treatments have come along in leaps and bounds in recent years, thanks to innovative new technology and improved techniques. Today’s patients have more choices than ever before, but even so, traditional braces remain one of the best tools we have for straightening smiles! Here at Chawla Orthodontics, we offer a variety of braces that… Read more »

Your First Visit

Posted on May 25, 2021

Welcome to Chawla Orthodontics! Our practice has been creating beautiful smiles for families for over 45 years and we’re excited to help you take the first step in your orthodontic journey. If you’re not familiar with the treatment process, you may be feeling a little nervous or overwhelmed about what comes next. It’s important to… Read more »

Recognizing Bad Habits That Can Affect Your Child’s Teeth

Posted on April 26, 2021

It’s not unusual for young children to pick up bad habits here and there, but most of them tend to be relatively harmless. They’re certainly not something you’d need to consult with an orthodontist, at any rate! There are some oral habits, however, that can negatively affect the way a child’s smile looks, feels, and… Read more »

Trust an Orthodontist with Your Family’s Smiles

Posted on March 31, 2021

Have you been considering orthodontics for your or your child in the coming months? Choosing to improve your smile is a big decision and one you shouldn’t make lightly. After all, you only get one smile and you don’t want to trust it to anything less than an expert! You may have wondered if your… Read more »

Pediatric Dentistry: Helping Parents And Children

Posted on November 13, 2020

One of the most common problems in Pediatric Dentistry is how much parents worry about their children’s dental health and the fears that their little ones might develop from that experience. Where and when to take your kids to the dentist is key for parents. You need to consider a place where your children will… Read more »

Invisalign for teens in Westmont

Posted on September 18, 2020

Let us talk about Invisalign for teens in Westmont as an orthodontic treatment that can help you get that perfect and shining smile to brighten your world. Our dental health professionals have over 45 years of experience combined. They can tell you two things: first, clear aligners are certainly not a risky new thing; second,… Read more »

A Healthy Smile Is A Happy Smile : How To Properly Clean Your Invisalign Aligners

Posted on July 15, 2019

You did it! You made then big, super-smart decision to perfect your smile with Invisalign. Now you’re probably wondering about what the best practices are to ensure that your Invisalign smile transformation happens as quickly as effectively as possible! Caring for your Invisalign aligners may be different than caring for traditional braces, but it’s definitely… Read more »