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Can Crooked Teeth Effect Your Health?

Author: Kerrin Charlton
16 Nov
Happy young girl will get orthodontics to fixed gapped or crooked teeth effect

Crooked teeth can be the cause of a self-conscious smile and take an emotional toll, but did you know they can also effect your dental health? When the teeth are properly aligned with healthy spacing it promotes overall well-being. This provides the access you need to properly brush and floss, removing grit and bacteria that …


What Makes Ceramic Braces Different?

Author: Kerrin Charlton
9 Nov
ceramic braces look different to the traditional metal kind

One common problem associated with braces is that most patients are worried that they’ll feel self-conscious or embarrassed if they have braces installed. This is because the brackets and wires of traditional metal braces are quiet noticeable. Therefore, it’s no surprise that when it comes to teenagers and young adults wearing them, they’ll often be …


Is it Expensive to Get Braces?

Author: Kerrin Charlton
2 Nov
Is it expensive to get braces

Braces are a time-tested, proven and reliable solution for a wide variety of smile concerns that affect both aesthetics and functionality of the bite. If you’ve spoken to a dentist and they have recommended orthodontic treatment, you may be concerned about the price tag that comes with your new smile. While modern dental solutions can often …


26 Oct
What Are the Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment

The benefits of orthodontic treatment frequently go beyond straighter teeth and the apparent physical changes of an enhanced bite. It’s also an excellent way of improving your overall self-image. While it’s important to have straight beautiful teeth, what’s more important is the need to alleviate any possible health problems related to your jaw or teeth. …


19 Oct
The discrete, transparent nature of Invisalign often sways a patient's decision when considering braces vs Invisalign

Lots of people have misaligned bite profiles, but wearing braces is a tried and true method of addressing these problems. It used to be that a person only really had one option when it came to braces: the traditional brackets and wires that are the subject of horror stories for teenagers everywhere! The good news …


What Are Buttons in Invisalign?

Author: Kerrin Charlton
12 Oct
What Are Buttons in Invisalign

At times, an orthodontist will have to go beyond creating alignment trays and fitting them to the teeth. Some patient’s teeth require buttons – also referred to as attachments – to be fitted to the tooth enamel. While this can worry some people, they make the entire process faster. For some patients, only the use …


5 Oct
What Should I Look for in an Invisalign Provider Woman in Orthodontists clinic Sydney

If you’ve been considering Invisalign to straighten your teeth and perfect your smile, you might be left with just one minor problem… You need to select an Invisalign provider. Perhaps your existing dentist provides Invisalign treatment. However, you aren’t certain if it’s an orthodontist who should plan your treatment and follow progress instead. Perhaps your …


How Badly Does Invisalign Hurt?

Author: Kerrin Charlton
28 Sep
How Bad Does Invisalign Hurt

Questioning “Does Invisalign Hurt?” is a common reaction for a lot of people looking into the treatment. While there may be some minor pain at the start of the Invisalign treatment, it will usually pass within two days. Moreover, it is generally far more preferable to the discomfort some patients experience during alternative treatments. Unlike traditional …


21 Sep
How Often Do Invisalign Aligners Have to Be Worn? All Day, Everyday - Take the Aligners Out during Brushing, Eating and Sports.

One of the first questions asked by patients looking into invisible teeth-straightening solutions is “How Often Do Invisalign Aligners Have to Be Worn?” Our orthodontists advise that theInvisalign aligners need to be worn as often as possible. This is so as not to risk delay to the treatment time, ensuring teeth are moving at the …


14 Sep
Clear Braces : How Long Does It Take to Straighten Teeth with Invisalign

Many orthodontists recommend Invisalign Clear Aligners for patients that want a smile transformation without feeling trapped by metal wires and brackets. Many patients ask, “How Long Does It Take to Straighten Teeth with Invisalign?” and our staff will advise that with custom-fitted, removable plastic trays made from BPA-free materials, you can now get the same …




  • Kerrin Charlton

    About Kerrin

    Having started in the industry as a Dental Assistant in 2003, Kerrin’s passion for specialised Orthodontics led her to a position with Evolution in 2006. Kerrin’s warm and helpful manner is perfect for her role in Reception Patient Services, and she is a welcome member of the team in the surgery rooms from time-to-time. Kerrin is a trusted figure in the clinic and is happy to assist in answering any treatment queries, including options for payment solutions. Kerrin is a devoted wife, a mother to two beautiful young-adults, and grandmother to four wonderful grandchildren. When Kerrin is not in the office, she enjoys regular deep-sea fishing with her husband and spending time with her family.