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When Should My Child See An Orthodontist?

In Ortho Tips by Dr. Blaine Langberg

As Ridgefield’s very own Board Certified Orthodontist, with three daughters in the Ridgefield public schools, I often get asked questions from fellow parents. It’s not uncommon for me to do a “curbside consult” at a softball game, a dance recital, or neighborhood barbeque! Not only do parents want to share their own orthodontic experiences with me, but the most common …

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Ridgefield Orthodontist Supports Local Girl Scout Troops!

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CALLING ALL GIRL SCOUTS! Dr. Blaine Langberg is looking for COOKIES! As a way to support the hard work and leadership that all Girl Scouts represent, Dr. Blaine Langberg Orthodontics is offering to purchase ONE CASE of cookies from ANY TROOP that will deliver them to his Ridgefield office with 3+ TROOP MEMBERS (dressed in uniform) to take a picture with …

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My Teeth Are Straight…So Now What?

In Ortho Tips by Dr. Blaine Langberg

Retainers! Understanding Life After Braces Your orthodontic treatment is complete and you now have a beautiful and healthy smile. As my teenager says, “life is lit.” Although you loved going to our office, you’re all done with treatment and don’t need to visit us again, right? There’s no need to worry about keeping your teeth straight, is there? I don’t …

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Summer 2019 Contest- Where in the World is Dr. Langberg?

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GOING ON VACATION THIS SUMMER?  TAKE DR. LANGBERG WITH YOU! Back for our 3rd year… Enter the “WHERE IN THE WORLD IS DR. LANGBERG?” summer contest, and you could win a $50 gift card! Prizes will be awarded for: Most Adventurous Farthest From Home Best Family Vacation Our Dream Vacation Patients’ Choice Award (voted on Facebook!) Simply pick up a “Flat Dr. Langberg” photo stick …

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“My Teacher Rocks!” Winner Announced!

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: RIDGEFIELD HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER AWARDED TOP PRIZE IN DR. LANGBERG’S “MY TEACHER ROCKS” CONTEST!  Ridgefield, Conn. (June 13, 2019) – Ridgefield High School Spanish teacher, Daniela Silvestri, was in for a surprise the morning of Wednesday, June 12 when called into the office to “speak” to Principal Stacy Gross.  Instead, Ridgefield Orthodontist Dr. Blaine Langberg, along with …

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Who Should Be Caring For Your Smile?

In Ortho Tips by Dr. Blaine Langberg

Congratulations, you decided to straighten your teeth. Treating yourself or someone in your family to a beautiful and healthy smile comes with many choices. It is important you do proper research before deciding who to trust with your smile. Did you know that only 5% of dentists are orthodontists…and only 1-in-3 orthodontists are actually board certified? A board certified orthodontist …

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Say Cheese! Camera-Ready Tips for Picture Day.

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Say Cheese! Back to school means that it’s time for yearbook photos. Whether you’re in the midst of orthodontic treatment or not, here are some tips to look your best when you smile for the camera. The “Eyes” Have It.We’ve all seen photos of ourselves with eyes closed, squinting or looking like a deer in the headlights. To avoid those …

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Invisalign Teens

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With school, sports, and hanging out with friends, metal braces may not be a particularly enticing orthodontic option for teens. Now there’s an alternative that provides the benefits of traditional braces with the convenience of clear, removable aligners. Invisalign Teen® takes a modern approach to straightening teeth. With a series of clear aligners that gradually straighten your teeth, Invisalign Teen …

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Colorful Braces Make More Than a Fashion Statement

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For orthodontic patients who choose to make fashion statements with their mouths, colors are heating up. From soft pastels that coordinate with a wardrobe to bright hues for celebrating holidays or expressing school spirit, the colors appear on the elastic ties that bind the wires to the brackets. These ties can be changed when the wires are changed. While colors …