The Benefits of Early Intervention

2018-09-05T13:32:15-04:00September 1st, 2018|BLOG|

Early Intervention The American Association of Orthodontist recommends that your child see an orthodontist no later than age 7. By this age, an orthodontist can spot subtle problems with jaw growth and emerging teeth while some baby teeth are still present. Some orthodontic problems may be easier to correct if they are found early. You [...]

Parks Orthodontics Is Now Texting!

2018-07-20T09:47:57-04:00August 1st, 2018|BLOG|

Parks Orthodontics is excited to announce that our patients can now text us! We now offer a “Virtual Consultation Smile Assessment” for orthodontic services.  How does this work? You simply take a series of photos of your mouth and send them to us. After we receive the photos, Dr. Meredith Parks will review them and [...]

Announcing the 2018 William R. Parks Memorial Scholarship Winners!

2019-03-29T11:52:36-04:00June 12th, 2018|BLOG|

Parks Orthodontics is pleased to announce the winners of the William R. Parks Memorial Scholarship for 2018!  These scholarship recipients represent the the spirit of Parks Orthodontics founder Bill Parks: a desire to serve fueled by a drive to succeed. The winners of the 2018 William R. Parks Memorial Scholarships are: Williamsburg Office: Lemai Vo, [...]

Orthodontic Treatment: The Myths and The Facts!

2018-02-04T09:36:47-04:00May 1st, 2018|BLOG|

The American Association of Orthodontics (AAO) make it their mission to educate the public about the benefits of orthodontic treatment. The misconceptions about orthodontists and their role in helping people achieve and maintain good oral health really are unfounded, and we, in conjunction with the AAO, want to address some of them so that our [...]

Parks Orthodontics Has Been Named Best Orthodontics of 2017!

2017-12-18T10:15:44-04:00December 18th, 2017|BLOG|

Parks Orthodontics was named 2017 “Best Orthodontist” in Williamsburg, Newport News, Yorktown and South of the James by the Daily Press Choice Awards! Earning this recognition in four regions is a huge accomplishment, and Parks Orthodontics wants to thank our patients for voting for us! At Parks Orthodontics, providing outstanding orthodontic care is our objective [...]

Congratulations Dr. Parks, a 2017 Top Dentist!

2017-12-15T17:09:40-04:00December 15th, 2017|BLOG|

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Meredith Parks for being named a “Top Dentist” in 2017 by Virginia Coastal Living Magazine! Having the medical community recognize Dr. Parks as “Top Dentist” is a great honor, and we are pleased and proud to have been recognized. Dr. Meredith Parks is a 1994 honors graduate of Hampton [...]

Celebrate National Orthodontic Health Month with us!

2017-09-14T11:51:34-04:00October 1st, 2017|BLOG|

Celebrate with us in October October brings lots of changes and new experiences...cooler weather, crackling leaves, cozy fires, and Halloween! For orthodontists across the country, October brings National Orthodontic Health Month and an opportunity to remind patients of some care and safety basics for their orthodontia. The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) has provided 4 [...]

Vivera Retainers

2017-05-11T11:11:31-04:00August 1st, 2017|BLOG|

From the makers of Invisalign, Vivera retainers are clear, comfortable plastic retainers designed to hold your smile in place after orthodontic treatment. Whether you wore Invisalign or traditional braces, Vivera retainers are custom-made to fit your teeth and preserve your smile after orthodontic treatment. Studies have shown that without retainers, straight teeth can gradually shift [...]