Adult Orthodontics FAQ

Although we normally think of children and teens when discussing braces, they aren’t the only ones who can benefit from orthodontics! Adult braces and other orthodontic treatments are becoming very common, with adults making up about 25% of current orthodontic patients. Dillehay Orthodontics wants you to know that it’s never too late to correct crooked Read More

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Invisalign: Dentist or Orthodontist?

As Invisalign continues to be an increasingly popular choice for patients who want to achieve a straighter smile with more subtle treatment,  we’re seeing a rise in the number of Invisalign providers across the country, including general dentists. When given a choice, you may find yourself asking, who’s the better option when it comes to Read More

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Toothbrushing 101: How To Clean Your Teeth With Braces

When it comes to straightening misaligned teeth or correcting a bad bite, finding the right experienced orthodontist is worth your weight in gold. But you can’t stop there! Getting the best results from orthodontic treatment will take some teamwork between you and the orthodontist you choose. One of the most important tasks you’ll be in Read More

Life with Braces

When Is The Best Time For Braces?

They may have gotten a bad reputation over the years, but braces and orthodontic treatments can transform your smile, jaw, bite — they can even change the shape and appearance of your face! They can also correct uncomfortable issues like overbites, underbites, and other common tooth and jaw problems. While you may think of them Read More

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Father/Son Duo Bring Smiles To Wichita

What do you get when you pair an established dentist with decades of experience with a newer dentist eager to serve his patients with the best care modern orthodontics have to offer? The unique strengths a father-son team like Drs. Ken and J.K. Dillehay bring to their practice! Dr. Ken Dillehay has more than twenty Read More

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5 Tips To Get Your Child Excited About Braces!

So, you just broke the news to your child that they needs braces, and they’re feeling less than enthusiastic about the whole process. Completely understandable! After all, braces are a pretty big unknown. It’s only natural for kids to feel apprehensive about something new, especially when it has the potential to change what they see Read More

Dillehay Orthodontics Shares Our Thanks

It’s Thanksgiving time! Lots of us have braved the grocery stores, and are planning on prepping far into the night for tomorrow’s feast. Thanksgiving Eve – almost as little sleep as Christmas Eve! But it’s all worth it when you sit down around the table with family and friends and start passing the dishes. Our Read More

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Holiday Travel Guide with Braces!

The holiday season is upon us! Before you know it, we’ll be loading up the dinner table with our Thanksgiving feasts. Then it’s time to start pulling out all the Christmas decorations! For many of us, the holidays also mean traveling. Whether you are sporting traditional braces or Invisalign for teens, it’s important to care Read More