Back to school with Dr. Austin!

Now that many of the schools in Santa Monica and surrounding neighborhoods are back in session, Dr. Paul Austin would like to remind all of our patients about the importance of scheduling appointments in advance. With school, clubs, sports and family duties to consider, we know that it can be challenging to find time to […]

Share your summer adventures with us!

As the days get longer and the hot California sun begins to warm up, there’s no better way to beat the heat than jump into a pool or chill under the shade with a cool beverage.

For most of our patients at Austin Orthodontics in Santa Monica, summer brings a chance to get away from it […]

Who benefits from braces?

Braces aren’t just for pre-adolescents and teenagers anymore! Dr. Paul Austin will tell you that anyone, at any age, can benefit from orthodontic treatment, whether it’s correcting a problem not treated in your younger years, or catching a problem early.

To ensure the best overall treatment, the American Association of Orthodontists, or AAO, recommends that children […]

Get those regular checkups!

Dr. Paul Austin and the team at Austin Orthodontics in Santa Monica want to know: Are you brushing your teeth twice a day during your orthodontic treatment? If yes, that’s what we want to hear! But, don’t forget that it’s also important for you to visit your general dentist every six months in addition to […]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2014

Show your colors to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2014

If you have an appointment in October, don’t forget to ask for PINK ties to show your support for breast cancer awareness month 2014. For each patient that asks for PINK colors during the month of October, we will donate $1 to the National Breast Cancer […]

20 things that can ruin your smile

At Austin Orthodontics in Santa Monica, we know your smile is important.  We know you want to keep it sparkling and looking its very best. Recently, we came across an article on www.health.com that lists at least 20 things can ruin your smile.

These include:

Sports drinks
Tobacco
Coffee
Wine
Soft drinks
Citrus and acidic foods

Dr. Paul Austin and the team at Austin […]