October is National Orthodontic Health Month

October is National Orthodontic Health Month

With Halloween taking up much of the limelight in October, it may still come as no surprise that October is also National Orthodontic Health Month. After all, with a holiday celebrating the collection of candy at the end of the month, oral health can be a big concern....
Giving Back With Your Community Dental Center

Giving Back With Your Community Dental Center

Whether you’ve grown up in your local community or just moved in from far away, having that feeling of camaraderie–of togetherness–is an essential part of feeling welcomed and included. The service a community can bring far surpasses what any one person...
What’s In A Second Opinion?

What’s In A Second Opinion?

You’ve probably heard before that it’s can be a good idea to get a second opinion. Even if you’ve gone to a doctor or orthodontist you trust, and have trusted for many years, a second opinion still doesn’t hurt. What can a second opinion offer? There can be more than...
What You Need to know About the Minor Movement Aligner

What You Need to know About the Minor Movement Aligner

The minor movement aligner is an important part of keeping your teeth straight after they’ve already been aligned. One of the most common misconceptions about teeth is that once they have been set in proper alignment, they no longer change position. On the...
Our Partner In Giving:  Inspired Arts

Our Partner In Giving: Inspired Arts

Dr. Hatcher and Reach Orthodontics partner with many local charities every year.  These partnerships allow Reach Orthodontics to give to the community that supports them and their efforts to provide dental and orthodontic care to under-served populations around the...
Early Interceptive Treatment

Early Interceptive Treatment

Maybe the dentist suggested your child see an orthodontist and you feel like he/she is too young get braces! The AAO (American Association of Orthodontists) recommends children be evaluated by an orthodontist around age 7 to check the progress of their erupting...