Appointment Reminders

We are constantly taking your feedback and responding to make your experience here at DeHaan Orthodontics as smooth as possible.  This week, we are introducing a new appointment reminder system.  This digital system will text, email, or call you to remind you of your...

Early Treatment (AKA Phase 1 Treatment)

Many parents are surprised at how many third and four graders are in orthodontics appliances.  They often say: “This is not how it was back in the day.”  Well, times have changed, and the knowledge we have about orthodontics, growth, and development is helping us...

Smiling Makes You Younger, Thinner

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Recent research from the University of Missouri-Kansas City suggests smiling may make people appear younger and thinner. When you smile, other people tend to see you as younger than if you are staring back with a neutral expression or...