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Questions About Orthodontics in Asheville? Check Out BRO's Infographic

Welcome to the new BRO!Do you mean the new website or the new office?Why both, of course!Even though we’ve revamped our website and have moved to an incredible new office, we’re proud to say the core values encompassed by Blue…
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Don’t Let Your Braces Be Scary This Halloween

It’s that time of the year again! Perhaps on the 31st we should refer to ourselves as “BOO” instead of “BRO”?We love Halloween around here, and we know most of our amazing patients do too!That being said, let’s save the scary…
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The Surprising History of Braces

Most people take braces at face value (or should we say “teeth” value?!). You find a great orthodontist, you come in for an appointment and get the braces put on. While you're re-learning how to brush and what foods you can eat, have you…
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The Ultimate Guide to Brushing Your Teeth with Braces

Have you ever heard someone say “...and eventually it’ll come as naturally as brushing your teeth!” in regard to a new habit – such as eating a more healthy diet or working out?Brushing your teeth is a habit you’ve had ingrained…
Invisalign aligner used by teenager in Asheville, NC

How Do Your Invisalign Aligners Straighten Your Teeth?

If you’re thinking of getting Invisalign here in beautiful Asheville, NC, you likely have a couple of questions. Most people who are considering any kind of orthodontics have questions and often those specifically considering Invisalign have…
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10 Facts about Braces That'll Leave a Smile on Your Face

Braces probably seem pretty straightforward-- or should we say straight-teeth-forward?Dear readers, Please excuse this attempt at orthodontic humor; we can’t help ourselves...The overall process is simple: you get them put on by…
Woman shows off her adult braces

BRO's Lifestyle Guide to Adult Braces

When you think “braces,” do you automatically picture a thirteen-year-old in his or her awkward phase?If you do, then it might be time to refresh that word-association, because more adults are getting braces than ever before! In fact,…
Patient with braces files to vacation destination

4 Essential Vacation Tips for Your Braces

Have any upcoming vacations on your calendar? (If so, can you pack us in your suitcase?!)While travel is fun and exciting, it can also be more challenging to take care of your braces or Invisalign. Whether you’re on the road or speed-walking…
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What Are the Best Foods to Eat With Braces?

Congratulations on your new braces!If you’re reading this because you’re rocking some new bling in your mouth, you’ve just taken a proactive step for both your appearance and oral health. Spending some time perfecting your bite and…
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4 Reasons to Love Your Smile

A smile isn’t just the thing between your nose and chin.  It's actually a bunch of muscles that are attached to your brain. There are scientific reasons everyone should be smiling.1. Smiling Helps Reduce Stress- In 2012 scientists…
Sam is a participant in BRO's Blue Star Program

Blue Ridge Orthodontics Blue Star Program

One of the reasons our team loves working in orthodontics is that we get to change lives every day. Our Blue Star Program is one way we're able to do just that.Each year, Drs. Roberts and Alvarado and our team accept nominations for…
Teens who are all using Invisalign to straighten their teeth

BRO Invisalign Teen Open House - RSVP Today!

Have you been considering orthodontic treatment for your son or daughter? Our Invisalign Teen® Open House is right around the corner, and we’d love to see you there!Join Drs. Roberts and Alvarado on Wednesday, June 24th for pizza, ice…