Yearly Archives - 2015

National Orthodontic Health Month

October is National Orthodontic Health Month! Sponsored by the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), this event is a month-long celebration of orthodontics. It is designed to bring awareness of the positive impact that orthodontic care can have on both long-term dental health and self-esteem. Throughout this month orthodontists, dentists, and other health professionals will be spreading the word about orthodontics and reminding everyone how important a straight smile is for your health!At Truman Orthodontics, Dr. Truman and our friendly [...]


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Back To School With Braces

Now that summer is fading away, it’s that time of the year once again when parents and their kids are starting to prepare for the start of the new school year. Las Vegas orthodontist, Dr. Mark Truman and his staff want to offer some advice for making your return to school with braces a pleasant and fun experience. Here are some tips to help you care for your braces while back at school. Remember to Eat Only Braces-Friendly Food When you [...]


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Braces-Friendly Summer Snacks

With summer just a few weeks away, it’s time to start thinking of all the yummy braces-friendly snacks you can make this summer! Dr. Truman cares about the well-being of your teeth and wants you to know you can still enjoy tasty foods even after getting your braces on! We’ve gathered three delicious and easy recipes that are soft enough to eat with your braces and taste good too! These tasty treats are sure to spice up your summer! Homemade [...]


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The Truman Orthodontics Selfie Challenge!!

Want To Win A Pizza Party For You & 9 Friends At Gravedy?! This month we are running a Facebook selfie challenge! In this contest, we are asking our patients to post a selfie to our Facebook page, share it with their friends, and gain likes. The photo that has the most likes by July 15th will WIN A PIZZA PARTY AT GRAVADY with 9 of their friends!! To post your selfie, here are the instructions: 1. Take a selfie in front [...]


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April Is National Facial Protection Month

A Reminder From Your Las Vegas & Summerlin Orthodontist This month, the nation’s top six dental and orthodontics associations have joined forces to remind everyone just how important protective gear is if you are engaging in sports this spring. When it comes to dental injuries, sport related activities account for an estimated 39% during the spring months! That’s a whole lot of trips to the dentist and orthodontist. A simple way to limit your risk of oral injury, especially while [...]


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It’s National Children’s Dental Health Month!

It’s February, which means its National Children’s Dental Health Month.  The American Dental Association works very hard to raise awareness and provide fun promotional ways to spread the importance of healthy oral care to your youngsters. Dental professionals, educators, and health care professionals gather together to put on programs that are fun and engaging for the whole family. Their goal is to educate the best practices for keeping your teeth and gums clean with this years 2015 motto to [...]


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