Orthodontics Articles


A General Topics Orthodontics Blog with Orthodontics articles about a variety of subjects that would appeal to those researching orthodontics, including Invisalign, traditional Braces, Self-Ligating Braces, Damon Braces or other Orthodontic procedures to improve smiles and improve quality of life.

Other articles in this blog will include technology related posts, articles on best practices in the dental and orthodontic field and those written by Dentists and Orthodontists.

We also explain procedures we use in our office, introduce potential patients and existing patients to our staff and help you understand how the processes work to improve your smile most efficiently and comfortably.

July 6, 2016

Staff: Get to know Dr. Tal Jergensen

Get to Know Dr. Tal Jergensen D.D.S. Orthodontist 1. What is your favorite TV Show? Madame Secretary 2. What are you scared of? Government 3. Are you married and if so how long? Yes and for 32 years 4. Do you have kids and how many? 6 kids and 4 grand kids 5. When you were young what did you want to be? A pilot and fly a 747 plane 6. What hobbies do you have? Water sports, boating, tennis 7. Favorite food? Pastasciulta Carbonara 8. Favorite Zoo animal? Monkey 9. If you could spend a day with someone who is dead who would it be? My Dad, he died when I was 6. 10. Do you collect anything? My wife would say clothes, I […]
June 30, 2016

Staff: Get to know Jami

Get to know Jami from the “Miles of Smiles” team Treatment Coordinator 1. What is your favorite TV show? Downtown Abbey, it’s the final season! 🙁 2. What are you scared of? Not being close to my family, they are everything to me. 3. Are you married and if so how long? Yes, 10 years!
June 24, 2016

Staff: Get to know Coya

Get to know Coya from the “Miles of Smiles” team Back Office 1. What is your favorite TV show? HGTV Shows 2. What are you scared of? Heights 3. Are you married and if so how long? Yes for 14 years 4. Do you have kids and if so how many? Yes 3 girls 5. What did you want to be when you were young? Lawyer 6. What hobbies do you have? Makeup and shopping 7. Favorite food? Sushi and Mexican 8. Favorite Zoo animal? None 9. If you could spend a day with someone who was dead who would it be? My parents 10. Do you collect anything? Starbucks cups 11. What was your first job? Front desk at a convalescent home 12. Do […]
June 17, 2016

Staff: Get to know Michelle S.

Get to know Michelle S. from the “Miles of Smiles” team Front Office 1. What is your favorite TV Show? Madame Secretary 2. What are you scared of? Losing my family 3. Are you married and if so how long? Yes, to a wonderful man, Rob, going on 9 years 4. Do you have kids and how many? 4, Alicia, Adam, Kaly, and David 5. When you were young what did you want to be? Doctor of Medicine 6. What hobbies do you have? Dancing, Cooking, and being with my family 7. Favorite food? Sushi 8. Favorite zoo animal? Tiger 9. If you could spend a day with someone who is dead who would it be? My Dad 10. Do you collect anything? No 11. […]
June 10, 2016

Staff: Get to know Katie

Get to know Katie from the “Miles of Smiles” team Front Office 1. What is your favorite TV show? I don’t know, I have so many!!! 2. What are scared of? 3. Are you married and if so how long? Yes, since November 2015 4. Do you have kids and how many? No kids, but 3 four legged fur babies 5. When you were young what did you want to be? Veterinarian 6. What hobbies do you have? 7. Favorite food? Italian 8. Favorite zoo animal? Tiger 9. If you could spend a day with someone who is dead who would it be? My great grandma “Nana” 10. Do you collect anything? No 11. What was your first job? Sterilizer at Dr. Jergensen’s 12. Do […]