Have you ever had that awkward experience when you drink a cold beverage and immediately feel a sharp pain in your teeth? You’re not alone. In fact, one in eight people has this same problem with tooth sensitivity. So what’s the cause? Believe it or not, tooth sensitivity such as this doesn’t have anything to Read More
If you’re a fan of food like we are (and really, who isn’t?), then Thanksgiving just might be one of your favorite holidays. Not only do you get to spend time with the ones you love, but you can also eat all the foods you might not get to eat as often. So how do Read More
Dr. Christy Fortney and her team at Hidden Valley Orthodontics want to dispel an urban legend about chewing gum: if you swallow a wad of gum, it does not sit in your stomach for seven years. In most cases, actually, not even seven days. Chewing gum, although not meant to be swallowed, passes harmlessly through Read More
It’s that time of year again! Halloween is just around the corner and we at Hidden Valley Orthodontics are here to get you ready. For those of you currently in braces, you may be wondering how you can stand out with your costume while disguising your orthodontic treatment. Fear not! Here are six fun costume ideas Read More
October means something a little different to our team at Hidden Valley Orthodontics because this is National Orthodontic Health Month. During October, orthodontic offices all over the country work together to promote their services and inform the community about the important work we do. Our goal is to draw attention to the fact that everyone Read More
We use our smartphones for almost everything in our lives. From setting alarms to wake up, to tracking our workouts, calories and calendars, we keep our phones close to us at all times. That being said, it comes as no surprise that our phones can be used to help improve our oral hygiene as well. Read More
Bummed out that summer is almost over? At Hidden Valley Orthodontics in Escondido, CA, we feel this is a great time of year to revisit the basics of caring for your teeth during orthodontic treatment. Starting a healthy routine at the beginning of the school year will go a long way towards achieving a beautiful, Read More
Dr. Fortney & the HVO Team – Invite you and your immediate family – To be our guests at: THE WAVE WATER PARK in Vista We have scheduled two separate evenings in order to accommodate everyone! Please note one is on a Saturday due to availability Friday, July 14th, 5 to 7:30 pm: A – Read More
Dr. Fortney & the HVO Team – Invite you and your immediate family – To be our guests at: THE WAVE WATER PARK in Vista from 5:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. We have scheduled two separate evenings in order to accommodate everyone! Friday, July 15th: A – M (Patient’s last name) Friday, July 29th: Read More
alt=”HVO Gear Contest Winner January 2016″ width=”400″ height=”350″ /> HVO Gear Contest Winner January 2016! – Congratulations! to the Kosalowski family: Rachel and her parents were SO EXCITED to be gifted FREE BRACES by the HVO Gear Contest Winner January 2016, the Leahy Family! HVO Gear Contests are held twice a year, in January & Read More
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The accounts – including health savings accounts, or H.S.A.s, and health care
For more than 65 years, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego have been committed to serving at-risk youth between the ages of five and eighteen and reaching out to young people in need. Our sole purpose is to better serve the 13,000 youth who are currently Club members in the Greater San Read More
By combining together through the Chamber, business can promote Escondido and each other. Visit: EscondidoChamber.org
Visit: Palomar.YMCA.org Good luck to all! Thank you for being a part of the HVO family and “sharing a smile”!
The Boy Scouts of America provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness. Visit: Scouting.org
North County Education Foundation The Classical Academies Visit: ClassicalAcademy.com
Bring in Non-Perishable Food Items and you will go into a drawing on December 22, 2014, for a $50 Target gift card. Bonus: 5 stamps on your Rewards Card Thank you for being a part of the HVO family and “sharing a smile”!
Deciding to see an orthodontist for adults who want to improve their smiles and/or their bite can be scary. Braces can be embarrassing for the self-conscious teen
October, as usual, is National Orthodontic Health month! Seeing as it is always in October and coincidently so is Halloween, it’s a perfect time to remind our patients with braces to put some thought into the