April 2011 Archives

Support Ralph Macchio on Dancing With the Stars at Coolsmiles

Ralph still has it after 25 years. Age hasn’t affected his agility and obvious zest for life…

Make sure you watch on Monday and cast your vote at the end of the show. The master of the “CRANE” still has the “move” and can throw an audience into a frenzy. Watch his Dancing With the Stars performance below. The Coolsmiles team will keep you posted week to week on his progress.  Better yet… watch it yourself.

Age 23 Karate Kid

Age 49 Dancing With the Stars

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At Coolsmiles, our number one concern is our patients. No matter what time of year or type of contact sport, make sure your kids are properly protected. We support the American Association of Orthodontics during Sport Safety month in their efforts to help raise awareness among parents and patients to increase the use of facial protection in youth sports in the [city, state] area.

Watch this video created by the AAO about the importance of wearing mouth guards and protective gear when playing contact sports.

Easter Basket Ideas From Affiliated OrthodonticsAt CoolSmiles Orthodontics we ask kids and adults in our practice with braces to avoid many of their favorite Easter candies that are hard, sticky, chewy, and high in sugar in order to protect their braces. Jellybeans are an Easter favorite and can raise havoc with brackets and wires. Here are three tips to make kids of all ages feel included by filling their Easter baskets with braces-safe candy and treats.
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