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Traditional Braces Still Get It Done [video]

When it comes to efficiently fixing severe orthodontic problems, nothing works as well as traditional metal braces. In this video, Dr. Leiker discusses the benefits of traditional braces, and the advantages of self-ligating brackets over elastics. To learn more or book an appointment at either of our offices (The Woodlands or Conroe, TX), call ...

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Benefits of Early Orthodontic Treatment [infographic]

Dr. Leiker recommends all children come in for their first orthodontic screening around age 7. If warranted, early orthodontic treatment takes advantage of the child’s still-growing palate. It can help guide the growth of the jawbone and teeth, fix bad bites and overcrowding, and prevent the need for more invasive procedures later on. ...

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Have a Braces-Friendly Halloween

Have you picked out a super-amazing costume that you know will impress all your friends? Maybe you have parties to go to, or have plans for trick-or-treating and collecting piles of candy. But wait, your braces. Sweet, sticky, Halloween treats are potentially hazardous for anyone’s dental health. But when you have braces attached to your teeth, ...

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Stress-Free Orthodontics [video]

It’s completely normal to be nervous about your first orthodontic appointment. At Leiker Orthodontics, we strive to not only give you the best, most cutting-edge clinical care, but to give you a completely comfortable experience. A welcoming staff. A serenely decorated office. A beverage bar with drinks and snacks. And a video arcade in the ...

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Tiffany’s Bite is Back to Normal [video]

Tiffany’s three kids had all been patients of Dr. Leiker, but when her crowns kept breaking due to her misaligned bite, she knew it was her turn. Now her teeth fit together properly, she’s able to chew better, and her crowns are safe. She loves Leiker Orthodontics for its welcoming atmosphere and excellent treatment. If you live in or ...

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Win a Trip for Two to Las Vegas!

Dr. Leiker and the entire staff of Leiker Orthodontics understand that our customers are the most important part of our business. It’s important to us that we don’t take you for granted, and that we show our appreciation in tangible ways. This is why we hold a monthly raffle to give something back. This month, we are raffling off a trip ...

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It’s National Orthodontic Health Month!

October is National Orthodontic Health Month! What better time to educate yourself about your choices — and start the process of getting the straight teeth you’ve always wanted? Orthodontics are not just for teenagers anymore. While at Leiker Orthodontics, we do have lots of young patients, we also have plenty of adults who come in seeking a ...

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Do I Want Lingual Braces or Invisalign?

You are ready. You are going to straighten your teeth and get the gorgeous, flawless smile you’ve always wanted. And, luckily for you, the orthodontic options available today are better and more numerous than ever before. Not only that, but spending a couple of years with shiny metal brackets and wires prominently displayed on the fronts of your ...

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What Is Malocclusion?

Malocclusion is a big word, but it’s a pretty simple concept. If your upper and lower teeth do not fit together properly, you have a bad bite, or malocclusion.   If you or your child has malocclusion, you are probably well aware of it. In addition to the cosmetic issues of having teeth that don’t align properly, malocclusion can cause a ...

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The Benefits of Early Orthodontics [infographic]

The old conventional wisdom that kids should should begin orthodontic treatment in their teenage years doesn’t hold true in all cases anymore. In fact, we suggest children visit our office for their first screening at age 7. If you live in or around The Woodlands or Conroe, TX, call Leiker Orthodontics at (832) 510-6678. You may also request ...

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