Invisalign or Braces: What’s Best for You?

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     According to Dr. Janet Stoess-Allen of Park Avenue Orthodontics in New York City, “I have found that Invisalign has had such great improvements in their material and their optimized attachments to create specific movements of the teeth, that I am able to treat most every single type of orthodontic patient.”      For example, Dr. Stoess-Allen has especially …

What is the Difference between an Orthodontist and a Dentist?

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Orthodontists and dentists both improve the oral health of patients, but in very different ways. Dentistry is a broad medical specialty that deals with the teeth, gum, nerves, and jaw, while orthodontics specializes in correcting bites, occlusion, and the straightness of teeth. Orthodontists are dentists as well, but they go through additional special training to learn how to straighten teeth. “To …

Adults and Orthodontics

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Adults are seeking orthodontic treatment now more than ever! In fact the percentage of adults in active treatment has grown from about 15% to over 30% in 2017 alone. Appliances that are barely noticeable have been developed to give adults more discreet choices when it comes to orthodontic treatment. And many adults recognize that investing in their smile can have significant benefits, …

October is National Orthodontic Health Month

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It’s October, which means the season of pumpkin spice and leaves changing. While most associate the month with Halloween and trick-or-treating, many don’t know that October is also National Orthodontic Health Month. Orthodontic Health Month was created by the American Association of Orthodontics (AAO) as a way to raise awareness of the benefits of orthodontic treatment and the importance of good …

Smile Confidently with Invisalign Teen

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It’s the beginning of the beautiful season of Fall! But for kids and teens, that also means back to school! As they get their smiles ready for picture day, they are often plagued with self-doubt and a lack of confidence. According to a survey commissioned by the makers of Invisalign Teen®, struggles with appearance add to the angst teens feel. An overwhelming …

Using Invisalign to Treat TMD

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Do you find yourself suffering from constant headaches? Jaw pain? Ringing in the ears? If so, you’re not alone. These are all symptoms of temporomandibular joint and muscle disorder, commonly referred to by the public as TMJ. The temporomandibular joint is the hinge connecting your jaw to your skull. You use it every time you talk, chew, and yawn, so likely, …

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When you can send your love for what you do to other people in a beneficial way you feel great about who you are! That is what Park Avenue Orthodontics aims to do every day. Helping individuals improve their own smiles and confidence is rewarding because genuinely feeling great about your smile, improves your life. Park Avenue Orthodontics is more …

#SmilesAttractLove #ValentinesSmiles

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VALENTINES DAY POST #ParkAvenueOrthodontics is feeling the love this month with gorgeous smiles that are shining!!! #SmilesAttractLove #ValentinesSmiles A perfect smile is not only healthy but a great way to boost confidence to enhance ones personal life. Lets face it we all want to attract love into our lives. Whether we are cheesy Valentines Day lovers or not, a smile …

ELITE Location in every way!

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Park Avenue Orthodontics- 935 Park Avenue. A chic friendly, and boutique feel orthodontic office, we are here enhancing smiles of people from all kinds of places and ranges! In the heart of New York City Dr. Janet-Stoess Allen has reached Elite Status with Invisalign and this means that our beautiful office is gaining status and expertise. Reaching Invisalign Elite means …

ACCELEDENT – Breakthrough way to speed up orthodontic treatment

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Acceledent Manhattan Orthodontist, Dr. Janet Stoess-Allen and the rest of her team at Park Avenue Orthodontics are introducing a new procedure into their office called Acceledent; an accessory that is targeted towards people who have just gotten braces or Invisalign. You might be asking yourself, why would I need another treatment on top of my original treatment? The answer is, Acceledent …