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Could I Be a Candidate for Invisalign?


For anyone who wants a straighter smile, clear aligners, such as Invisalign seems like a dream come true. Compared to traditional braces, Invisalign trays are more comfortable and less awkward. While Invisalign used to be much more expensive than traditional braces, the invisible trays have become more affordable recently.  So what’s the catch? Why do traditional braces even exist anymore? …

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Dr. Emily Driesman and the Embrace Ortho Story


Embrace Orthodontics is a highly successful, reputable orthodontic practice in Westport and Stamford, Connecticut. Dr. Scher originally established the practice, Scher Orthodontics, and then passed the torch to Dr. Emily Driesman when he was ready to cut back on his hours. Dr. Emily continues the tradition of providing quality orthodontic care to patients of all ages. Here’s the story of …

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A Complete Overview of Braces Pain Relief


While the beautifully straight smile that comes from having braces is the end-goal, you have to get through the treatment with braces. And, well, sometimes that can be a little uncomfortable. It is important to maintain focus on why you have the braces and know that this is temporary.  Plus, there is good news – there are ways to relieve …

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What are Lingual Braces?

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For many people, getting braces is a crucial part of maintaining healthy teeth and exceptional overall oral care. They can correct misaligned bites, spaces and gaps, crooked teeth, and more. But, braces are not a one-size-fits-all investment. There are many different types of braces to choose from – and InBrace lingual braces is one of them! InBrace Lingual Braces Lingual …

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Embrace Orthodontics Opens Stamford, CT Location

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Our team is pleased to announce the opening of our new location in Stamford, CT. As always, Embrace Orthodontics is committed to providing exceptional treatment results and total patient satisfaction by using state-of-the-art technology, and our Stamford location allows us to expand these services to new patients. “We’re proud to offer boutique orthodontics and our signature concierge-like services to residents …