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Life with Braces -- What to Expect
Fitting Braces into Your Life When you’re wearing braces, there are a few things you’ll have to adjust to get the optimal results in the shortest amount of time. If you have any questions about the “do’s and don’ts” of living with braces, feel free to ask o...
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Why Invisalign?
Can You Benefit from Invisalign® Treatment? If you’re wondering if you could benefit from Invisalign treatment, the simple answer is almost always a resounding YES! Invisalign clear aligners can treat a wide range of teeth-straightening conditions, includin...
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Give up coffee for orthodontic treatment? Nonsense!
   What’s the deal with coffee and tea? We know a lot of people enjoy a hot-brewed coffee or tea during their day. But what many don’t know is that both coffee and tea are especially tough on your teeth—especially during orthodontic treatment—because tannic...
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Electric Toothbrushes -- Worth the Investment?
Manual vs. Electric Toothbrushes: What’s the Difference? There’s a breed of people who drive a stick shift, use a push mower and prefer sailboats to motorboats. When faced with the choice of a toothbrush, that purist will certainly choose the dependable, di...
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TMJ and Orthodontics in Dayton, OH
TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT DISORDER Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) refers to a set of conditions that involve trouble with your jaw and face muscles. It results from a problem in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), which is a hinge that connects the tem...
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Bellbrook Career Day
Dr. Ryckman recently had the privilege of speaking to students at Stephen Bell Elementary school in Bellbrook about his career as an orthodontist.  The students learned about dentistry in general, what makes orthodontics different, and what education is req...
Bellbrook Career Day
Bellbrook Career Day
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Those Pesky Wisdom Teeth
WISDOM TEETH REMOVAL Some time around the late teens or early twenties, your wisdom teeth start to erupt. These are the third and final set of molars. When wisdom teeth come in properly—meaning they are correctly aligned—they offer more chewing power. Unfor...
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Red Wine Good for Teeth!?!?
We all know that red wine gets a bad rap in the world of dentistry due to its ability to stain your teeth over time, just like other dark liquids.  In an effort to save this drink from the naughty list, our friends across the pond have studied the effects o...
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Orthodontic Misconceptions
Misconceptions About Orthodontics While everyone understands that a dentist takes care of teeth, not everyone is aware of what an orthodontist does. This confusion sometimes leads to misunderstandings about what our practice does for our patients and how ex...
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In Search of the Next Great Orthodontic Assistant...
It's not very frequently that you see a new face on the Ryckman Orthodontics team, but that's what you will see soon.  Sandy has announced that she is going to retire in May, so our search has begun for a new orthodontic assistant.  Sandy has been with our ...
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