Download Logo Media Advisory: Wearers of Braces Beware-Many Orthodontists Emergency Visits at Halloween than any Other Holiday Leading Orthodontist Offers ‘Tips or Treats’ for Happy Halloween Haunting – Ho and Costly Damage to Orthodontic Appliances; Importance of Orthodontic Healt 10.21.2009 – Media Advisory Twitter Pitc WHAT: With October brings National Orthodontic Health Month and Halloween, Wearers of B Halloween s the scariest time of year for many orthodontists and a nightmare for kids that orthodontic wear metal braces…especially when they have to tell mom and dad (who may http://pitch.p have invested between $4,500 -$7,000 on treatment) that they broke a wire, bent a bracket, or worse. News Facts Many Orth Every Halloween, orthodontists see a significant increase in the number of Emergenc emergency visits. Among the worst offenders are sugary, stick-to-your-teeth than any Ot candies and gum, but Halloween party favorites like bobbing for apples and crust With Octob Orthodonti from pizza also can wreak havoc on braces. Halloween, Orthodontist Dr. Jacqueline Fulop-Goodling is available to offer “sink your teeth year for m into” advice for Happy Halloween haunting. She can comment and elaborate on nightmare the following: metal brac Leading Or • Candy and treats orthodontists fear most and why; examples of the worst and or Treats’ f the most-surprising offenders Haunting – • Tips or treats, including suggestions for orthodontic-friendly options and Costly • Tips for staying out of the orthodontist chair in between scheduled Appliances Orthodonti appointments – one of the easiest ways is with removable braces, like new Invisalign Teen, that lets patients enjoy foods and activities, and makes Resource Li maintaining oral health easier than with other braces options Orthodontist • Graphic details of the frightening damage Halloween treats can cause to the Goodling different types of braces Invisalign Te • Horror stories about what happens when kids that wear braces neglect their Orthodontist oral health...with the increased candy consumption during Halloween, patients Incentives f need to be extra vigilant about brushing, rinsing, and flossing as well as making Treats EASTCHESTE sure they remove pieces of candy or treats that can get stuck in braces and BUYING BAC between teeth, leading to tooth decay and gum disease BENEFIT TEE Orthodontist WHO: Orthodontist Dr. Jacqueline Fulop-Goodling completed her DMD degree and Halloween r orthodontic residency at Boston University School of Dental Medicine in 1996, she Orthodontist assumed a professorship at her alma mater becoming the first female Director Incentives f of the Predoctoral Orthodontic Department. Treats She has taught over 5,000 dental students, residents, dentists and their teams in NOHM - Outs multiple areas of orthodontics throughout the world. Dr. Fulop-Goodling’s practice Tags caters to children, teens and adults and uses the latest digital computer imaging Halloween, B systems and digital radiographic equipment to show her patients their cases Invisalign Te along with similar completed ones. Orthodontic She has several U.S. and International patents issued of which two are dentally related. After presenting a four year double blind study on identical twins treated with conventional orthodontic versus Invisalign orthodontic treatment, Dr. Fulop- Goodling was asked to join Invisalign’s National Speaker’s Bureau, which she is an active member. HOW: To schedule an interview with Dr. Jacqueline Fulop- Goodling, contact: Shari Gold GOLD PR 714/251-0375 email@example.com ### Short URL: http://pitch.pe/30443 About Invisalign Teen Invisalign Teen is part of the Invisalign product family developed by Align Technology, Inc. Invisalign Teen is a clear, plastic aligner therapy that was developed with leading orthodontists who understand the active lifestyles, unique treatment and compliance needs of teens. An effective alternative to metal braces, the new Invisalign Teen product combines the benefits of the proven Invisalign system with new features like blue Compliance Indicators that are designed to gradually fade as the aligner is worn, Eruption Tabs that accommodate the growth of secondary molars, and other features that address clinical needs common to teen patients. For more information on Invisalign Teen, please visit: www.invisalignteen.com. Contacting Invisalign Teen Invisalign Teen 881 Martin Avenue Santa Clara, CA 95050 408-470-1000 Website: http://www.invisalignteen.com. Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/INVISALIGN-TEEN/39885612170 Twitter: http://search.twitter.com/search?q=invisalign Press Contact Jami Beaton, Gold PR Office: 714-923-2745 Cell: 714-609-4665 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: http://twitter.com/JBPR Interview Request Shari Gold, Gold PR Office: 626-330-4143 Cell: 714-251-0375 Email: email@example.com © Copyright 2009 PitchEngine, Inc.