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Here at Crescent Moon Orthodontics, we proudly offer a full range of state-of-the-art orthodontic services. This blog is to help guide you through a more in-depth look at some of what we do here, as well as the latest and greatest with all things orthodontics.


Foods To Avoid With Braces | Charleston, SC

It seems ironic that the tools used to improve your teeth and bite result in temporary restrictions on what you’re able to chew easily, but taking good care of your braces now is important. Damaged braces can mean a longer treatment time. Certain foods can be hard on braces, and can even damage the hardware.… Read more »

Flossing with Braces | Charleston, SC

When wearing braces, dental hygiene becomes more important than ever. While the braces are necessary to correct problems like misaligned teeth or an over or under-bite, they also create a multitude of new spaces for plaque to form and bacteria to thrive. It’s important to clean out those spaces daily by regularly brushing and flossing,… Read more »

Taking Care of Your Braces – Charleston, SC

Most people have braces during adolescence or childhood, but they are increasingly common for adults as well. Although they can be a nuisance for a while, the benefits- straighter teeth, correction of over or under bite, and malocclusion of the teeth, last a lifetime. Taking good care of your braces helps decrease the risk of… Read more »

Charleston Invisalign Preferred Provider

Invisalign is a revolutionary approach to orthodontics that eliminates the problems with traditional braces while providing patients with a comfortable, discreet option for straightening teeth. Uneven Bite An uneven bite can interfere with speaking and chewing, and can cause uneven and abnormal wear on the enamel. Worn enamel leaves teeth vulnerable to decay, and may… Read more »

Orthodontist in Charleston, SC

Charleston Orthodontist – Crescent Moon Orthodontics It’s the phrase every parent dreads hearing: “Your child needs braces.” Are you searching for a Charleston Orthodontist? Whether your child has an over or underbite, misaligned teeth, an injury, or needs other correctional treatment, orthodontics is a long-term investment in your child’s teeth and overall health. Proper alignment… Read more »