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...

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...

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...

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...

How Braces and Invisalign Help Straighten Your Smile

Straighter teeth enhance your smile and may also make chewing and speaking easier. Dr. Alisa Madson, Dr. Angela Bukstein, and Dr. Rachel Hart can help you improve your smile with traditional braces or Invisalign. Talk to the office of Pura Vida Orthodontics, serving...

The Health Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment

Orthodontic treatment is often known for the aesthetic benefits that help patients become more confident while speaking, laughing, and smiling. You become more open and comfortable with others. The benefits of seeing an orthodontist surpass even that. Dr. Alisa Madson...