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If you’re considering Invisalign to help fix an imperfect smile, you’re not alone. Here at Mettler and Griego Family Dentistry in Peoria, we talk to people who are thinking about getting Invisalign every day. However, Invisalign is not always the right answer. Let’s take a...

If you’ve decided that you want straighter teeth and you’re interested in trying plastic aligners, you might be wondering which brand to choose. You’ve heard of Invisalign, but you’ve also heard that it’s expensive. Is Invisalign worth it? Or should you try a different type...

Did you know that your dentist might be the first one to spot the signs of oral cancer? Your dental health and your overall health go hand in hand. April is National Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and the team at Mettler and Griego Family Dentistry...

April is National Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and the team at Mettler and Griego Family Dentistry wants to help bring more awareness to our community. We will be offering free oral cancer screenings on April 30th from 8:00 am to noon. We’ll also match every...

Many people wonder about osteoporosis and their teeth, and whether bone loss can affect their dental health. Although your teeth themselves are not bones, they can be affected by osteoporosis. Deterioration of the jawbones often leads to premature tooth loss, gum disease, and other complications....

There are a lot of rumors about fluoride, and many people wonder whether or not fluoride is good for you, bad for you, or if it’s even safe. Do the benefits of fluoride outweigh any other health concerns? The dentists at Mettler and Griego Family...

February is Children’s Dental Health Month, and orthodontic treatments are often an important part of a teenager's dental health. Many teenagers get braces, but can they use Invisalign instead? Below we answer some of the most common questions parents ask about Invisalign for teens.  How Does...