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Why choose an AAO Orthodontist

            YOU DESERVE A SMILE that reflects your best possible you, which is why you deserve an orthodontist who is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), like Dr. Alex Gutiérrez. It takes three additional years of specialized study beyond dental school to become a Specialist in Orthodontics and … Continue reading “Why choose an AAO Orthodontist”

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Why Straight Teeth?

  TO SOME, IT MIGHT seem like the benefits of having straight teeth are purely cosmetic. And those benefits certainly do exist. Studies have shown that people tend to perceive someone with straight teeth as wealthier, happier, and more dateable than someone with crooked teeth. But there are plenty of other important benefits as well. Consequences Of Crooked … Continue reading “Why Straight Teeth?”

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Causes of Bad Breath and How To Avoid It

Halitosis, or persistent bad breath, is one of the most common reasons people seek dental care other than for help with tooth decay and gum disease.

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FSA Spending and Orthodontic Treatment

Did you know the current IRS regulations allow qualified participants of a Flexible Spending Account (FSA) to be reimbursed for orthodontia prepayments? This is especially important for orthodontia services which typically occur over the span of multiple years.

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Soft Drinks and Braces – A combo to avoid

You probably already know that it’s important to be diligent about what you eat while undergoing orthodontic treatment. But did you know what you drink is equally important?

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What to Expect Day 1 of Invisalign Treatment

Getting that first set of aligners can be both exciting and a bit nerve-wracking. You are beginning your journey to correct the teeth alignment problems that have been bothering you. At Gutierrez Orthodontics, we will make sure that you feel ready for the process that awaits you going forward. Every Patient is slightly different, but … Continue reading “What to Expect Day 1 of Invisalign Treatment”

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Getting the Most out of your Invisalign Treatment

Congratulations on your decision to go with Invisalign! Now, if you want to reach your end goal of a beautiful smile even quicker, consider our tips on how to wear and care for your aligners. These will ensure you get the most out of your orthodontic treatment.

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Health Benefits of Straight Teeth

People who visit the orthodontist often say that they are getting treatment so that they can have a beautiful smile. While that’s a great reason for getting braces or Invisalign, there’s an even more compelling one: straightening your teeth will bring you considerable health benefits, too. Your overall oral health, digestive system, and speech are … Continue reading “Health Benefits of Straight Teeth”

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Why Invisalign is a Popular Choice among Teens

Why Invisalign is a Popular Choice among Teens Most teens – at least 3 out of every 4 – require orthodontic care. For many years, straightening your teeth and creating a healthy, beautiful smile meant that you wore metal braces. More than 10 years ago, a new orthodontic solution appeared, called the Invisalign system. Invisalign … Continue reading “Why Invisalign is a Popular Choice among Teens”

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Early Childhood Orthodontics

Early Childhood Orthodontics

Many parents are surprised to hear that children should see an orthodontist at the age of 7. After all, quite a few of us got braces around 14 or 15, and then wore them for two, three, or even four years. However, many children require early orthodontic treatment because they develop issues with their jaw and their teeth by the time their baby teeth start to fall out.

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North Tampa

  • 1303 W. Fletcher Ave
    Tampa, FL 33612

  • 813-968-1611
  • Hours Of Operation:

    Monday: 9am - 7pm
    Tuesday-Thursday: 8am - 5pm
    Friday: By Appointment

South Tampa

  • 3302 W. Azeele St.
    Tampa, FL 33609

  • 813-968-1611
  • Hours Of Operation:

    Monday: 9am - 7pm
    Tuesday-Thursday: 8am - 5pm
    Friday: By Appointment