The Orthodontic Naughty or Nice List

Ho, ho, ho! ‘Tis the season to celebrate with your family and friends, but it’s also the time of year to review how well you’re taking care of your orthodontic appliances. Staying compliant with your treatment plan is key to getting a straight smile, and we’re here to hold you accountable. You’ve heard of Santa’s… Read More

Our 2023 Memphis Holiday Guide

Another Halloween down and a season of holiday events left to go! If you’re anything like the Saddle Creek team, you’re pumped to kick off the next few months of winter cheer, and with so many fun things to do in Memphis this time of year, we’re in for a treat. So, from our family… Read More

Orthodontic Health Month: Eating Sweet Treats with Braces

Trick or treat! It’s that time of year again, and not only is it Halloween, but it’s also Orthodontic Health Month! This October, we’re exploring the do’s and don’ts of the spookiest season of the year and how you can keep your appliances safe, effective, and clean. So keep reading to get the scoop on… Read More

How Pacifiers and Thumb-Sucking Affect Kids’ Smiles

Self-soothing is a natural and necessary part of infancy and early childhood. In fact, humans begin learning to regulate their emotions earlier than you might think! One of the most common ways children learn to calm themselves is through thumb-sucking or pacifier use, and while these work wonders for comforting a crying child (and their… Read More

Your Back-to-School Guide to Braces and Invisalign

Getting ready for the first day of school is so exciting. You’ve got your favorite outfit picked out and laid across your bed, you’re taking first day of school pictures with your mom, and you’re comparing class schedules with your friends to see who you’re sitting by and when; in short, it’s one of the… Read More