Is the Pandemic Hurting Your Teeth?

April 7, 2021   We are a nation of strong people… pull yourself up by your bootstraps, stiff upper lip kinds of people. However, this last year of the Covid-19 pandemic has taken its toll. We are all aware of the symptoms of Covid and vigilantly monitor ourselves...

Do You Know the Best Time for Brushing Your Teeth?

December 16, 2020   We are a nation of strong people… pull yourself up by your bootstraps, stiff upper lip kinds of people. However, this last year of the Covid-19 pandemic has taken its toll. We are all aware of the symptoms of Covid and vigilantly monitor...

Grace

October 11, 2020     We are a nation of strong people… pull yourself up by your bootstraps, stiff upper lip kinds of people. However, this last year of the Covid-19 pandemic has taken its toll. We are all aware of the symptoms of Covid and vigilantly monitor...

Uv Light… Did You Know?

August 13, 2020   Have you ever been to the dentist or orthodontist and the dental tech shined a purple light in your mouth? What in the world are they doing? They’re probably curing (or “drying”) a sealant to bond something to your teeth. The fancier way to say...

We Care About You & Your Smile

May 18, 2020   At Smiles Hollywood Orthodontics, your smile is very important but equally important to us is your health! We have re-opened our office but have adopted some new procedures and equipment for the safety of our patients and our staff. We have always...

Coronavirus Precautions Update From Dr. Crise

March 16, 2020   Smiles Hollywood Families: Our office will be implementing new precautions to help combat the spread of germs in our office. While our office is being cleaned and disinfected diligently, we are also trying to keep the amount of people in our...

Vitamin D for the Flu?

February 21, 2020     Did you know studies have found that taking Vitamin D is more effective in preventing the flu than the flu vaccine?! It’s true. Upping your Vitamin D intake can help keep the flu away. “Acute respiratory infections are responsible for...

Do It Yourself Orthodontic Aligners

January 16, 2020     Most fads won’t hurt you – bell bottom pants, avocado toast, the water bottle flip challenge – but using Do It Yourself (DIY) orthodontic aligner treatment just might. Many people have heard about DIY orthodontic aligners and how easy it...

E-Cigs…. Not a “Safe Alternative” to Smoking

July 24, 2019     Dr. Stephanie Crise is committed to the health of the teeth she straightens and has great information on different kinds of braces. But she is equally interested in the overall health of her patients. E-cigarettes were introduced to the...

Phase One Orthodontics for Kids

June 24, 2019     There is no doubt that regrets in life are hard to take. But when that regret involves your child, it’s doubly hard. Dr. Stephanie Crise has watched this scenario play out more than once in her career and clearly remembers the one with a...