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10 Questions You Should Ask Your Kyle Orthodontist

June 17 2022

Before you get braces in Kyle or Invisalign in Kyle, you want to know what you’re getting into. At Oldham Family Orthodontics in Kyle, we completely understand that! When you go in for your initial consultation, it’s helpful to have a list of questions handy so you can feel thoroughly prepared before treatment starts. Here are ten questions you should ask your Kyle orthodontist!

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How Your Smile Changes as You Age and What You Can Do About it

April 18th, 2022

As we age we may see a few more wrinkles and a few more gray hairs in the mirror, but we also may notice that our smile looks a little different. Even if you had braces as a teenager, that’s not a guarantee that your teeth won’t shift and change as you get older. Here at Oldham Family Orthodontics in Kyle, we treat patients of all ages, and that includes older adult patients! Here are some ways that your smile and teeth may change as you age, and what you can do about it.

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What to Expect the First Week of Invisalign in Kyle

March 15th, 2022

Now, let’s talk Invisalign. Invisalign in Kyle is a great solution for anyone who wants to straighten their teeth in an effective and subtle way. Instead of traditional Kyle/Buda braces, Invisalign aligners are clear and removable, and they are just as efficient. You can find answers to some of the most Frequently Asked Questions we get about Invisalign right here, but in this blog we thought we’d outline what our patients can expect the first week after getting Invisalign aligners.

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Palate Expanders: What They Are and What Issues They Fix

February 18th, 2022

Remember about 20 years ago when no one got braces until middle school or high school? Well, the world of orthodontics has changed a lot since then, and now early orthodontic treatment around age 7 or 8 can be recommended to prevent more invasive treatments later on. Dr. Oldham says

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Your Hometown is Our Hometown: Why We Love Living in Kyle

January 18, 2022

At Oldham Family Orthodontics in Kyle, we can hardly believe it’s our one year anniversary! When we opened our office doors in January 2021 there’s no way we could have predicted that a Texas Snowpocalypse would hit our town just a month afterwards. Through it all, we weathered the storms and we are overwhelmed by the support and love from everyone in our amazing Kyle, TX community.

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Gift Yourself the Smile You’ve Always Wanted at Oldham Family Orthodontics in Kyle

Dec 20 2021

You’ve spent days and hours driving, buying, and wrapping, and finally all your Christmas shopping is done and the presents are under the tree! Now, what about YOU? It’s easy to put ourselves last, especially when we have loved ones that we love to spoil and treat. But this Christmas and New Year’s, we give you permission to gift yourself the smile you’ve always wanted!...

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Saying Thank You to Our Patients at Oldham Family Orthodontics in Kyle

Nov 20 2021

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and here at Oldham Family Orthodontics in Kyle, we wanted to take a moment to say thank you to the best patients around! We hope that everyone gets to celebrate this holiday feasting and laughing with friends and family. This season we especially want to give thanks to our patients for choosing our orthodontic office in Kyle!...

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Candy and Halloween Treats You Should Avoid With Kyle Orthodontics

Oct 29 2021

Halloween is just around the corner, and that means your plastic pumpkins will soon be full of hard to ‘Reese-ist’ Halloween candy! But before you go ‘goblin’ up all that candy, make sure it doesn’t ruin your Kyle/ Buda braces! At Oldham Family Orthodontics in Kyle, we want you to enjoy your holiday without breaking off brackets or causing damage to your orthodontic wires. If you have Kyle braces, here’s a list of candy that you should steer clear of, and candy that is safe to eat....

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Think You’re Experiencing an Orthodontic Emergency? Here’s When to Call Your Kyle Orthodontist!

Oct 06 2021

Getting braces in Buda or Kyle can be a huge lifestyle adjustment. Suddenly you have to take care of all these wires and brackets in your mouth and on your teeth and it can be an overwhelming process. The pain, soreness, and irritation that you are experiencing is all brand new and takes days or sometimes weeks to get used to. During this time, there may be occasions when you get scared and think you’re having an orthodontic emergency. Don’t panic! Buda and Kyle braces are very safe, and at Oldham Family Orthodontics in Kyle we promise we’ll take care of you quickly....

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Why You Should Choose Professional Kyle Orthodontics Over Direct-to-Consumer Services

Sep 08 2021

Are you ready to improve your smile? There are so many direct-to-consumer companies out there right now who promise to give you a beautiful smile at a super low price without ever stepping foot in an orthodontist’s office. If you’re ready to straighten your teeth and you have a busy schedule, you may think this is the best option for you. But more often than not these companies don't deliver the results they promise, and people end up with more problems than they started with....

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Wearing Kyle Braces and Kyle Invisalign

Aug 08 2021

When you choose Oldham Family Orthodontics in Kyle, you’re already on the right path to achieving a long-lasting, beautiful smile! To ensure you’re doing everything possible to keep your teeth clean and healthy, we’ve got some important do’s and don'ts you should follow whether you’re in Kyle braces or Kyle Invisalign....

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How to Take Care of your Kyle Braces Even When You’re on Vacation

Jul 01 2021

School’s out, and it’s summertime! Here at Oldham Family Orthodontics in Kyle, we want you to get out there and enjoy the sun and have fun on all the vacations you’ve planned for this summer. For many children and adults, summertime is also the perfect time to get braces in Kyle! Summer allows you a good 2-3 months to get used to the way braces feel and look before the school routine starts up again....

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Why Choose a Board-Certified Orthodontist in Kyle

Jun 12 2021

When you decide it’s time to get your car repaired, you don’t trust your vehicle to just anyone. You take it to a mechanic with credentials you can trust. The same goes for your teeth. You wouldn’t trust just anyone to straighten and align them....

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Ready to Start Invisalign in Kyle? Here are Answers to Some of the Most FAQs about Invisalign

May 11 2021

Everyone wants a beautiful smile, but not everyone wants to deal with metal brackets and braces to get it. At Oldham Family Orthodontics in Kyle, we completely understand that traditional metal braces are not everyone’s favorite solution. That’s why we offer Invisalign® to our patients....

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Ready for Kyle Invisalign? Get Access to the Latest 3D Technology at Our Orthodontic Office in Kyle!

Apr 08 2021

Going to the dentist or orthodontist in Kyle can be stressful for some people, especially if you need to have a lot of work done. “Dental anxiety, or dental fear, is estimated to affect approximately 36% of the population, with a further 12% suffering from extreme dental fear.” ...

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Meet Your New Orthodontist in Kyle: Get to Know Dr. Maxwell Oldham

Mar 09 2021

I’m from Round Rock, Texas originally, so I really consider Austin and the surrounding areas like Kyle and Buda my home. For college, I went to Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas; I then completed dental school in San Antonio. After dental school, I moved up to Oklahoma for my residency training and attended one of the top programs in the entire country. ...

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Get The Smile You’ve Always Wanted From Your Kyle Orthodontist in 2021

Feb 05 2021

A new year. A new you. You’ve made resolutions to work out harder, eat healthier, and spend more time doing the things you love. So why not set a goal this 2021 to get the smile you’ve always wanted...

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