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Back to School with Invisalign Teen
09/03/2018
The school year is starting up again, and while it's always exciting to get back into the rhythm of school, many of our patients are heading back to school with Invisalign Teen this year. Going back to school with Invisalign takes some getting used to, but thankfully, there's plenty you can do to help manage the transition. As your dedicated family orthodontist in Gaithersburg and Kentlands/Lakelands, we strive to be a resource for every part of the orthodontic treatment process – so here are Dr. Charles Harrington's tips on heading back to school with Invisalign Teen.
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The Do’s and Don’ts When Traveling With Damon Braces
07/05/2018
It’s officially summertime in North Potomac! Everyone knows that with the summer season comes the time off to travel. However, when you have Damon braces, there is no time off from them -- even when you’re on vacation. That’s why we’ve taken the time to put together a brief guide for our patients of things to do and not to do when you’re traveling with Damon braces.
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Damon Braces vs. Invisalign: Which Is Right for You?
Damon Braces vs. Invisalign: Which Is Right for You?
05/23/2018
At the office of Dr. Charles C. Harrington, we've helped countless patients improve their smiles through quality orthodontic treatment. Across the board, one of the most common questions we hear from our orthodontic patients in Gaithersburg and Kentlands/Lakelands is: should I get braces or Invisalign? As your committed orthodontist in Kentlands and Gaithersburg, we wanted to shed a little light on this question and explore the difference between braces and Invisalign.
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Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Invisalign Treatment
Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Invisalign Treatment
03/26/2018
At the office of Dr. Charles C. Harrington, we're proud to help patients throughout North Potomac and the surrounding areas of Gaithersburg, Kentlands, & Lakelands, MD achieve beautiful smiles through orthodontic treatment. While braces are the most popular treatment we offer, they're far from the only option – and many patients looking for a more discreet form of treatment choose Invisalign. Instead of metal brackets and wires, Invisalign uses clear, removable aligners to straighten the teeth. Invisalign offers a number of advantages, and if you're considering improving your smile through Invisalign, here are a few tips that can help you make the most of your treatment.
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New Year, New Smile with Invisalign
01/22/2018
The new year is here, and we know people all over the Gaithersburg, Kentlands, and North Potomac communities are getting excited to start their New Year's resolutions. But besides the usual gym memberships and diet plans, there's one powerful New Year's resolution you may not be considering: achieving a beautiful new smile through Invisalign treatment. At the office of Dr. Charles C. Harrington, we're proud to provide expert orthodontic treatment to patients of all ages – and we specialize in Invisalign.
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Why Teens Love Invisalign
06/23/2017
As a premier orthodontist in the North Potomac, MD area, the explosion in popularity of Invisalign hasn't surprised us. It offers a variety of advantages in comparison to braces, and both the discreet appearance and the ability to remove the aligners make it an attractive alternative for adult orthodontic treatment. However, it's not just adults that have fallen in love with Invisalign: teens love this form of orthodontic treatment as well. Here are some of the reasons why high schoolers and college students love Invisalign treatment so much.
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Dr. Harrington Listed as a Top Orthodontist by Washingtonian Magazine
03/14/2017
We are so proud to announce that Dr. Harrington was selected by Washingtonian magazine as one of the best orthodontists in the Greater Washington, D.C. Area. Washingtonian’s March 2017 issue featured a highly competitive list of the area’s 578 best general dentists, orthodontists, periodontists, and other dental specialists. Dr. Charles Harrington was one of 66 orthodontists named the best in the business.
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Benefits of Invisalign
02/09/2017
Invisalign is a revolutionary alternative to braces that eliminates metal brackets and wires, instead relying on a series of clear, removable aligners to straighten the teeth. It's been steadily growing in popularity and is now one of the most popular treatment alternatives to braces – and with good reason.
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Welcome to our blog!
11/16/2016
Thank you for taking the time to visit our website and read our blog! We like to keep our patients up-to-date with what’s happening in the office, so check often for the latest posts. We may post an informational article, an announcement about an office contest or a spotlight on a special patient or staff member! At the end of each post, you will see an “Add Comment” box. We welcome your feedback, so feel free to leave a comment. We love engaging with our patients, and regularly updating this blog is a great way for us to connect in between your scheduled visits!
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How To Travel With Invisalign
When you choose Dr. Charles Harrington as your North Potomac, Gaithersburg, Kentlands and Lakelands, MD family orthodontist, you can rest easy knowing your in great hands! As a specialist in advanced orthodontic care for over three decades, Dr. Harrington and his staff provides state-of-the-art dental treatments that best fit your lifestyle and budget...including modern orthodontic treatments like Invisalign for both teens and adults! While Invisalign is a wonderful alternative to traditional metal braces, knowing how to take care of your removable aligners on a regular basis is crucial to the overall success of your treatment, especially while travelling. Below, Dr. Harrington and his orthodontic team details the best ways to take great care of your Invisalign clear aligners while out of town, regardless if travelling for work or for play!
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