All You Need to Know About: Invisalign

In 1997, two Stanford business students named Zia Chishti and Kelsey Wirth started a business named ‘Align Technology’. The main product of their business was a new and exciting alternative to traditional braces – near-invisible aligners. Several universities rejected their product until the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry allowed them to test their… Read More»

The History of Orthodontics

We have great reason to be thankful for the field of orthodontics. Without orthodontics, several common problems might go untreated – problems like crowded or crooked teeth, incorrect jaw positions or jaw joint disorders, and underbite or overbite. Left untreated, these problems could lead to further and more worrying problems – tooth decay, gum disease,… Read More»

Happy National Children’s Dental Health Month

Each February, the American Dental Association (ADA) sponsors National Children’s Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health. Developing good habits at an early age and scheduling regular dental visits helps children to get a good start on a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums. Be sure to maintain good oral… Read More»

Molen Orthodontics Sponsors Elizabeth Enz for Miss Teen Auburn Competition

Being involved with, and giving back to our communities is part of our mission at Molen Orthodontics. Our clients are our friends, family, and neighbors, so when the privilege to sponsor Elizabeth Enz for the Miss Auburn Outstanding Teen Pageant came up, we jumped at the opportunity. The Miss Auburn Outstanding Teen Pageant Before the… Read More»

Molen’s Halloween Candy Buy-Back Program Returns

It’s that time of year again, when goblins, ghosts and ghouls take to the streets toting their buckets and pillowcases door-to-door, filling them with heaps of candy. There will be bobbing for apples, carving jack-o-lanterns and of course the candy buyback event at Molen Orthodontics to help make this Halloween safe and healthy for children… Read More»