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Scottsdale, AZ 85255


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By pediatricapdo on 2/14/2014 9:16 AM

The iTero Digital Impression System is revolutionizing the way patients receive orthodontic treatment.  With iTero, patients will benefit from a more comfortable, more effective experience in the dentist's chair. 


By pediatricapdo on 10/1/2013 10:25 AM


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By pediatricapdo on 9/30/2013 1:23 PM

Years ago, everyone’s braces looked the same.  Metal brackets and wires were the standard and there was little else available.  Today, state-of-the-art-technology and an array of different materials have given orthodontists more treatment options.


By pediatricapdo on 8/9/2013 8:29 PM


At APDO, we believe a practice is only as good as its doctors. That’s why we work with only the best doctors in Arizona.  All of our children's dentists and orthodontists are trained specifically in pediatric dentistry and orthodontics and are experienced in the latest technology, like SureSmile.





By pediatricapdo on 7/1/2013 9:24 AM

On a first date, in an interview, at a client meeting or at a party, what’s the first thing you notice when meeting someone?  If you said their smile, you’d be in good company.  More than 1/3 of Americans say they notice teeth first when meeting someone new.  Which means your teeth can make or break a first impression.

By pediatricapdo on 6/18/2013 12:56 PM


There are some things that just don’t mix well – oil and water, bleach and ammonia, toothpaste and orange juice…

How about braces?  You probably know there are some foods that don’t mix well with braces.  Certain foods can cause loose or broken braces, in addition to plaque and tooth decalcification. 

So what foods should you and shouldn’t you eat?  Well, the orthodontists at APDO in Scottsdale have put together a list of what does and doesn’t mix with braces.




By pediatricapdo on 5/28/2013 8:06 AM


Braces are usually associated with those awkward adolescent years.  When you wore things you now regret, stayed out too late and couldn’t wait to be an “adult.”  When it comes to braces, some of us were able to go through the process before we hit college.  But that isn’t the way every orthodontic story reads. 


By pediatricapdo on 5/7/2013 10:09 AM

 If you want to make sure you are caring for your braces in the best possible way, please check out these three tips!



By pediatricapdo on 5/6/2013 7:03 AM


Learn why APDO is your top choice for pediatric dentistry and orthodontics in Phoenix and Scottsdale by seeing how they conquer your children’s biggest dental fears.
By pediatricapdo on 5/1/2013 3:30 PM
 Pediatric Dentistry—Top 4 Fears of Kids at the Dentist, Scottsdale, Arizona


Fears of going to the dentist are prevalent among adults and can affect children even more. However, at Affiliated Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics (APDO) in Phoenix, Arizona, we offer a professional staff of pediatric dentists and orthodontists who work side-by-side to create an environment not only free of fear, but also full of fun! Check out these top 4 fears of kids at the dentist and learn why ADPO is the best choice in providing your kids a safe, fun and comfortable experience.


Top 4 Fears of Kids in Pediatric Dentistry, Phoenix and Scottsdale


1.      How bad will it hurt? The biggest concern for kids is if they are going to feel pain. The idea of doctors, dentists, checkups, etc., often link kids to the ideas of shots, painful tests, and several...