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Sparkle Dental | 6/12/2018
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Sparkle Dental | 6/12/2018
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Sparkle Dental | 27/07/2017
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Palatal expansion is a form of orthodontic treatment that is often useful in the early intervention of orthodontic problems in children.
 
Widening the palate increases the perimeter of the dental arch to create more space for crooked teeth so the teeth can align without the need for extractions.
 
But did you know beyond straight teeth for your child, there are several other benefits including better breathing and sleep?
 
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Sparkle Dental | 10/03/2016
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Myobrace Therapy is an emerging alternative to traditional orthodontics that addresses the causes of crooked teeth. 
 
Shereen recently returned from Brisbane where she learned from Dr John Flutter, a leading international expert in this field to further incorporate this treatment approach to the practice for our patients.
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Sparkle Dental | 12/12/2015
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Sippy cups are designed as a no-mess option to be used in the transition between breastfeeding and using open cups.  

However, compared to open cup sipping, sippy cups promote unnatural tongue placement and swallowing patterns.  This can lead to improper jaw and airway development and future orthodontic problems with extended use.
 

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