Halloween: Candy, costumes, and more!

All Hallows’ Eve, more commonly known as Halloween, is a yearly event celebrated on October 31, and one that is anticipated by the young and young at heart all over the world. Some scholars claim that Halloween originated from Celtic festivals that honored the dead or that celebrated the harvest, while others doubt that there’s…

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Don’t procrastinate about dental work!

When you have dental issues or just need routine care, you may try to put off making an appointment at Walnut Central Orthodontics. Common reasons for procrastination are not having the time or fear of pain. Avoiding Dr. Joshika B. Kanabar is not a good idea, though. Putting off dental care can turn small problems…

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Myths of Orthodontics

The stereotypical braces wearer – in middle school, with a mouth full of metal brackets – has led to numerous myths about orthodontics that discourage many people from getting the dental care they need. Dr. Joshika B. Kanabar and our staff would like to put some of these myths to rest. Myth 1: Orthodontic treatment…

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October is National Orthodontic Health Month

Ortho Adult Braces

What does the month of October mean to you? For people in the northern hemisphere, October is when the weather starts to get a little chilly: heavy jackets might come out of storage and the summer clothing gets packed away. You might start making plans for the upcoming holidays or looking at the beautiful and…

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Who benefits from Invisalign®?

Ortho Invisalign Youngman

One problem with trying to answer the question as to who benefits from Invisalign is that the simple answer is “almost everyone.” The see-through, almost invisible aligners for straightening teeth are specifically molded to fit each individual’s mouth. Unlike conventional braces, they can be removed when eating and when cleaning the teeth. Because they use…

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