When Can My Child Get Braces?

Many prospective patients who live or work near Worcester County, MA associate braces with awkward teenage years. However, orthodontics knows no age limit. Anyone from the age of 6 or 7 to 100 can get braces and the picture perfect smile they wish for, if they meet a...

Can I Play Sports with a Mouthguard When I Get Braces?

Dr. John Walker and the team at Walker Orthodontics recommends to their patients who play sports that they wear a mouthguard so that their braces stay protected during their activity. Dr. Walker believes it is important for all his patients to know exactly what...

Before You Choose Invisalign, Read This

For decades, traditional metal braces were the go-to choice for orthodontic treatment. Most often because it was the only option available to patients needing orthodontic treatment for people who live or work near Westminster, MA. Today, there are more treatment...

How Old Is Too Old for Braces?

Dr. John Walker and the team at Walker Orthodontics don’t want prospective orthodontic patients who live in or work near Fitchburg, MA to think that they are “too old” for braces. Starting from the moment you lose your last baby tooth and even after all of your adult...

How Do Clear Braces Differ From Traditional Braces?

Changes in appearance may be a contributing factor that causes adults to choose NOT to get braces. Dr. John Walker, Dr. Liz Walker, and the team at Walker Orthodontics know that adults who delay necessary orthodontic treatment near Westford, MA may be damaging their...