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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How much does it cost for braces or Invisalign? A: The cost can vary depending on which treatment option you choose. Pura Vida Orthodontics will provide a customized treatment plan just for you, with affordable monthly payment options.. Q: Do you have payment...

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Understanding Dental Health

Below you will find a wide array of interesting and educational links that we feel will benefit your understanding and knowledge of your dental health. If you have a suggestion for a link that you feel would be of interest, please feel free to email it to us so we can...

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About Night Guards

Many people are afflicted with bruxism, or teeth grinding. Some people may do this consciously during the day, but it is a larger problem at night while you are asleep. Grinding your teeth can damage enamel, wear down teeth, cause jaw pain, or irritate your gums. The...

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Are You Interested in Invisalign?

Traditional wire braces aren't the only option if you'd like to straighten your teeth. Invisalign, an orthodontic treatment method, is offered at Pura Vida Orthodontics, serving the Blaine, MN and surrounding areas. Dr. Alisa Madson, Dr. Rachel Hart, and Dr. Angela...

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What to do for a broken bracket

A straight and beautiful smile is the reward for the months or years of wearing braces, but it's important to take care of this investment to ensure the best results. At Pura Vida Orthodontics, serving the Blaine, Minnesota, and surrounding areas, our orthodontists...

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About Teeth Whitening

Keeping our teeth their whitest is a lot harder than it sounds. With all the coffee, wine, smoking and other foods that have the ability to stain our teeth on a daily basis, even proper maintenance sometimes leaves them a little lackluster. Teeth whitening is an...

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Caring for Your Smile with Braces

Keep your smile healthy and happy throughout the orthodontic process with help from Pura Vida Orthodontics: Here are some ways that you can ensure that your teeth and gums stay healthy with braces between checkups with your orthodontist, Dr. Alisa Madson of Pura Vida...

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Teeth Whitening FAQs

Getting your teeth whitened professionally can be a life-changing experience. Whiter teeth are associated with youth, health, vitality and even your level of professionalism in the workplace. Your dentist have the ability to improve the appearance of your teeth by up...

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