How Does Mouth Breathing Cause Crooked Teeth

Children who mouth breathe do not have their tongue resting in the roof of the mouth resulting in the jaws getting pushed inwards. To successfully help children become nose breathers, the Buteyko Method of Breathing and Myofunctional Therapy are great

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Focus magazine Port Macquarie interview

Focus magazine port macquarie December 2015 issue – half page editorial Extract from interview by focus magazine, Port Macquarie December 2015 issue. We caught up with Dr Eric Saacks, specialist orthodontist and periodontist to talk about the different types of

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Braces and confidence: a complicated relationship

Orthodontist Port Macquarie  & Bondi Junction – Saacks Orthodontics: Smile – it’s confidence therapy. The irony is that crooked teeth and other dental issues can cause confidence levels to plummet. But as soon as we put on braces to fix the

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The right time for an orthodontic check-up: no later than age 7

The Australian Society of Orthodontistts recommend a child should be examined by an orthodontist at around the age of seven “Orthodontic problems are usually apparent by the age of seven, when most of the adult front teeth have erupted.”  (http://www.aso.org.au/Docs/Orthodontics/When_to_start_treatment.htm The

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Why children should get braces.

As parents we want the best for our children … At Saacks Orthodontics, Port Macquarie we think that dental hygiene and properly aligned teeth should be a priority for most parents.   We believe that braces, such as our Smart

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Why should we bother straightening teeth?

Leaving your teeth unaligned and uncared for can affect your overall bodily health. Some benefits to choosing an orthodontic treatment include: Healthier teeth and gums Confidence to excel in school, work and personal life Broader smile Enhanced facial features Clearer

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saacks orthodontics – treatment with a difference

At saacks orthodontics we ensure our patients are cared for the moment they walk through our door…   Visiting the dentist or orthodontist has such a negative stigma attached to it but at Saacks Orthodontists in  Port Macquarie we are

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FREE orthodontic consultation.

Find out all the facts and types of treatments available from saacks orthodontics – orthodontist specialists. We will also discuss cost and payment options. This informative consultation  is completely without obligation. Call now to book your consultation: BONDI JUNCTION 02 9389 0766 or PORT MACQUARIE 02 6584 2333

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Phone: 02 9389 0766
Email: admin@saacksorthodontics.com.au
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Suite 1603, Tower 1, 520 Oxford Street, Bondi Junction, NSW 2022

saacks orthodontics Port Macquarie

A specialist orthodontist in Port Macquarie.
Phone: 02 6584 2333
Email: admin@saacksorthodontics.com.au
Address: (google map)
85 William Street, Port Macquarie NSW 2444 Australia