Deep overbites, enamel wear

About Deep Overbites

What are deep overbites? In orthodontic terms, “overbite” means the vertical overlap of the front teeth. This gets confusing because most folks refer to overbite as the degree to which the upper front teeth extend in front of the lower front teeth. Orthodontists refer to that as “overjet”. Notice how the upper tooth gets thicker […]

Blood drive having fun and saving lives

Blood Drive was a Big Success!

A big thank you to all who participated in the blood drive! The mobile blood bank was rocking with activity as a steady stream of donors cheerfully donated and socialized with other donors and the friendly staff from Bloodworks NW. We are happy to report with we met our donation goals, and we look forward […]

The dental hygienist plays a critical role in proper oral hygiene.

Hygiene Visits During Orthodontics

Hygiene during orthodontic treatment: critical to maintaining oral health! The goal of oral hygiene is to maintain the health of your teeth, gums, bone, and ligaments that support your teeth. The bacteria in plaque can infect your gums. This in turn causes inflammation to occur, and inflammation can result in gum recession and loss of […]

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Your Reviews Make a Difference at Schur Orthodontics!

How do reviews help Schur Orthodontics to give better service? We are constantly looking for ways to improve our service, and reviews are a great way for us to get feedback. Do you use online reviews as a consumer? Well, by reviewing us you are helping potential patients to understand what kind of care and service […]

Schur Orthodontics Blood Drive, mobile donation unit Bloodworks Northwest.

Join Our Blood Drive!

Another blood drive? Yes! There is a constant need for blood of various types in our community, so we periodically host blood drives to make it convenient for folks to donate. That’s why on Thursday, January 21st, a mobile donation unit from Bloodworks Northwest (Formerly Puget Sound Blood Center) will be stationed in our parking lot from […]

Expanded hours as early as 7:00 am

Expanded Hours To Better Serve You!

Expanded hours mean more appointment slots are now available before work and school! Based upon popular demand and our desire to better meet the needs of our patients and their families, we’ve expanded hours on most days. This means that we will begin to see patients as early as 7:00 am on most Tuesdays, Wednesdays, […]