Entries by Byron Briggs, DDS

What You Need to Know About Fastbraces 

Fastbraces straighten and align teeth just as regular braces do. However, they do it in much less time. Where traditional braces require between 18 and 30 months of treatment, Fastbraces require 12 months or less. If you’re interested in learning more about Fastbraces, Athens Smiles Family Dental, your go-to dentist in Athens, TX, is happy to […]

Considering Invisalign? A Look at the Benefits

To date, millions of people have straightened their smiles and discovered newfound confidence with Invisalign. These aligners are a straightforward approach to smile alignment and can correct a litany of spacing imperfections. If you are interested in Invisalign treatment in Athens, TX, getting to know the benefits of treatment is a perfect place to start. Invisalign […]

3 Common Causes of Distal Cavities

Even though tooth extractions in Athens are avoided as much as possible, sometimes, a tooth decays beyond the point of repair before the dentist can intervene with treatment. While most patients recognize when they have a cavity, distal cavities are harder to see and may progress quickly. Distal cavities are located in the back of the teeth […]