Smoothie Recipes Perfect For Patients in Orthodontic Treatment

Here are some some easy-to-follow smoothie recipes for when you want to add a fun and delicious addition to your diet while in orthodontic treatment! Peanut Butter and Banana Meal Smoothie In a blender add: 1/2 of a medium banana 1/2 cup quick oats 1/3 cup creamy peanut butter ( not natural) ⅛ teaspoon salt […]

What Do Invisible Braces Cost For Patients in Raleigh, Cary, or garner

Invisible braces, or the more technical term, aligners, have been growing in popularity with patients in the Raleigh, Cary and Garner areas for the last several years. Invisalign, which is the most reliable, credible and cutting-edge aligner technology on the market today, is the leader for invisible braces with teens and adults alike. Invisalign is […]

How Soft Drinks Could Cause Permanent Damage While in Orthodontic Treatment

Occasionally consuming a soft drink like juice, soda, sports drinks, energy drinks or other sugary beverages can be enjoyable, but over-consumption of these highly acidic and sugary drinks not only can cause health problems but can also create permanent damage to your teeth. Drinking these types of beverages can especially be taxing for your teeth […]

Treating My Crowded Teeth

Before and after

Treating Crowded Teeth At Zaytoun Orthodontics, we have decades of experience turning crowded teeth into beautiful smiles for patients of all ages in the Raleigh, Cary, and Garner areas. What causes crowded teeth? Genetics within families often lead to crowded teeth. This condition is typically caused by a size difference between the upper and lower […]

Why ABO Certification for Orthodontists is Important?

American Board of Orthodontics seal

    AMERICAN BOARD OF ORTHODONTICS DOCTOR CERTIFICATION At Zaytoun Orthodontics, your orthodontists have been board certified by the American Board of Orthodontics (ABO). Dr. Henry Zaytoun Jr. and Dr. Mary Paula Zaytoun Steele have successfully completed the voluntary, rigorous examination process established by dentistry’s first specialty board.  This distinction is attained by 1 in 3 […]


Have you or your child developed an overbite? Zaytoun Orthodontics can help! Located in Raleigh, Cary, and Garner, we boast years of experience in treating this common condition! What Causes an Overbite? An overbite can be caused by a number of different factors, but the most common reasons for developing this condition include: Genetics: Our […]

Open Bite

Is an open bite giving you or your child problems? Look no further than Zaytoun Orthodontics. With offices in Raleigh, Cary, and Garner, we are one of the Triangle’s leaders in repairing this common and fixable condition. What Causes an Open Bite? An open bite is a condition in which the upper front teeth don’t […]

Crossbite & Noticeable Jaw Pain

With offices in Raleigh, Cary, and Garner, Zaytoun Orthodontics is one of the Triangle’s leaders in CrossBite Correction and pain associated with this condition. What causes Crossbite? Active thumb or finger sucking, atypical jaw development, airway constriction, and tooth crowding can all cause the condition known as a crossbite. The condition can also be hereditary, […]

Post Orthodontic Relapse Revisted

Zaytoun Orthodontics, located in Raleigh, Cary, and Garner, treats post-orthodontic relapse with long-lasting, affordable treatment options – not costly, temporary fixes. What Causes Post-Orthodontic Relapse? Whether you have had previous orthodontic care or not, teeth commonly shift over time, due to changes in jaw & facial muscles and tooth wear & tear, among other issues. […]

Fixing My “Gap” Teeth

Zaytoun Orthodontics offers decades of experience in fixing “Gap” Teeth – one of the most common orthodontic conditions. What are the causes of “Gap” Teeth? As with most common orthodontic conditions, a variety of factors can be responsible for experiencing gaps between teeth. The most typical reasons “Gap” Teeth develop include: Abnormal jaw and tooth […]