The Bryn Cooper ShowJan 08, 2019
Dr. Cooper FAQ: Why Can’t We Move My Wire Size Up Faster?
On this brief but informative episode of the Bryn Cooper Show, Dr. Cooper discusses the intricacies of why moving to a different wire size before your teeth are ready is not an option for effective orthodontic treatment.
Cooper Orthodontics Dental Monitoring System Explained
On this episode of the Bryn Cooper Show, Treatment Coordinator and RDA Lydia walks us through how to use the innovative dental monitoring system that Cooper Orthodontics patients can use at home when their schedule best permits to ensure effective treatment no matter how hectic life gets. Subscribe for more!
The Bryn Cooper Show: Pregnancy & Orthodontia - Should You Wait?
Join us for another episode of the Bryn Cooper Show where Dr. Cooper talks about pregnancy and orthodontia. Should you wait to get orthodontic treatment until after you are done having children? Watch this brief yet informative discussion by Dr. Bryn Cooper of Houston, Texas to find out the answer. Subscribe for more & watch the video on YouTube here.
Dr. Cooper Talks Appliance Care
In this episode of the Bryn Cooper Show, Dr. Cooper discusses the importance of taking care of various appliances during and after your orthodontic journey. Follow us on social media, subscribe for more, and watch the video on our YouTube channel.
Dr. Bryn Cooper Provides a Comprehensive Guide to Clear Trays
Dr. Cooper of Cooper Orthodontics in Houston, Texas provides a comprehensive guide to all things clear trays: care, cleaning and more!
How to Take Care of Your Braces
Today we are reviewing one of the most popular topics on the The Bryn Cooper Show - How To Take Care of Your Braces! Hear directly from Dr. Cooper about this frequently requested topic, and check out our Guide to Braces at https://cooperorthodontics.com/guide-to-braces/.
Dr. Cooper Talks the Covid-19 Vaccine
On this episode of the Bryn Cooper Show Dr. Cooper discusses the COVID-19 vaccine. She talks about the side effects, reservations, symptoms and pros and cons for an MRNA vaccine. Listen to learn more about the vaccine from Dr. Cooper’s professional opinion and background in microbiology.
Dr. Cooper Talks Virtual Medicine in the Time of Covid 19 with Dr. Alana Kennedy-Nasser
On this episode of the Bryn Cooper Show Dr. Cooper interviews Dr. Alana Kennedy-Nasser of Houston’s PurePediatrics a home concierge pediatrician service. Her goal is to change the way children, adolescents and young adults receive medical care through personalized medicine, integrative wellness and a healthy dose of prevention. Learn how Dr. Alana’s practice uses tecnhology to engage their patients in new and innovative ways.
The Bryn Cooper Show Featuring Dr. Caroline Long of West U Wellness
In this episode, we host West University Wellness Chiropractor Caroline Long. Tune in to hear Dr. Cooper and Dr. Long chat about thankfulness, health, wellness, and the correlation between oral health and overall body health and balance. Subscribe for morel.
Dr. Cooper Talks the TikTok Teeth Filing Trend
On this episode of the Bryn Cooper Show, Dr. Bryn Cooper watches and discusses the startling trend of TikTok stars filing down their own teeth with files meant for their fingernails. She reviews the risks and realities of this frightening DIY dental trend.
Dr. Cooper Talks Bullying
Houston-based orthodontist, Dr. Bryn Cooper, discusses bullying in schools and how to cope with bullying as your children grow up.
What does your mouth say about your health?
How is your mouth connected to to your overall health?
Listen here to hear about some health conditions affected by your oral health! Read the blog here: http://cooperorthodontics.com/teeth-health-body-health-covid-19-pregnancy-microbiome-and-more/
The Impact of Orthodontics on Younger Kids
Dr. Cooper talks about her personal experience with orthodontics and how it impacted her life and inspired her to want to help others!
The Scoop on Smile Direct Club
Have you heard?? Smile Direct Club recently signed a contract with Walmart! Listen in on Dr. Cooper's thoughts about this new partnership along with a little tidbit of our in house made retainers!
Why Not Give Yourself the Gift of Self Care For The Holidays?
With special guest Aeon Oliver-Terry, a whole new world between muscles and bones are connected! A very interesting listen about the two worlds colliding that you're not going to want to miss (you're going to love listening because Aeon is Australian!) Give yourself the gift of self care this holiday!
How Teeth Affect Your Overall Health
Have you ever wondered what other types of issues happen in your body because of issues in your mouth? You can find out how your teeth and gums affect the rest of your body's health!
Is Charcoal Toothpaste a Good Whitening Option?
Did you ever wonder if charcoal toothpaste actually benefits your teeth or if it was just a fad? Listen in on what Dr. Cooper has to say about it.
People's Choice: Why can't I come sooner? Won't it make my treatment go faster?
Dr. Cooper answers a question that she gets asked all the time - in different ways. She will tell you how to have the most efficient treatment (meaning less appointments with awesome results) AND the additional treatments that can speed the process along. As a side note - there is a Facebook Live with Dr. Cooper and Dr. Brownfield that relates to this podcast.
Why does the internet tell me my teeth can be straight in 6 months or less?
Questions from the clinic, right here at Cooper Orthodontics: Ever wondered why the internet tells you your teeth can be straight in 6 months or less, but every orthodontist you visit tells you longer? Dr. Cooper gives you the answer on this podcast.
Also, what happens if you don't wear your trays 22+ hours per day? Will anything bad happen?
Teeth Truths: 526 Teeth!
Ever wondered how many extra teeth you could have? This might be a record - 526 teeth in a 5 year old!
See original article from CNN's website: https://cnn.it/2SW4pFr
This amazing story can inspire us to take note of our children's oral status - we have the resources.
These Things Called Appliances...
Get the scoop on how to get through the appliance process smoothly plus find out what Dr. Cooper’s appliances were when she went through orthodontics.
Listen to a podcast with a parent and child who went through an appliance at Cooper Orthodontics “here”!
Read the entire blog on how to care for appliances here!
Research for the People: Can you get a root canal during orthodontic treatment?
Hailey asked what happened if a patient needs a root canal during an interview and now Dr. Cooper shares the answer with you!
Hamilton RS1, Gutmann JL.. Endodontic-orthodontic relationships: a review of integrated treatment planning challenges. Int Endod J. 1999 Sep;32(5):343-60. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1046/j.1365-2591.1999.00252.x
Jalaluddin M1, Goyal V2, Naqvi ZA3, Gupta B4, Asnani MM5, Sonigra HM5. Assessment of the Effect of Orthodontic Treatment on the Periodontal Health of Endodontically Restored Tooth. J Contemp Dent Pract. 2017 Jul 1;18(7):587-590. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28713113
The Ins & Outs of Invisalign: An Interview with Steve
Steve had metal braces as a teenager, and now has had Invisalign. Listen to him explain the different aspects of his experience.
Best quote from the episode: "I used to floss one or two times before my dental check-up...which is kinda like when you have a messy house and someone says they are coming over and you throw everything in closets real fast. It may look OK, until you open a closet."
This is a double episode!
First, we take a look at how to wear and take care of your clear trays - one of the brands is Invisalign. See link to Cooper Orthodontic’s Guide to Clear Trays.
Then we have a Research for the People Segment. This looks at different toothpastes and what happens to the teeth when they are used. Find out the safest way to brush your teeth!
The Everlane of Straight Teeth: Episode 4
This is a wrap up of the mini-series. We will go over an update on insurances since Episode 2 was recorded and what the ramifications going forward are. Then some marketplace climate that has kept orthodontic pricing stable for the past few years, and finally because of all this information a new offering Cooper Orthodontics is making for patients to gain more access to care. Are you ready?
Teeth Truths: Can you straighten dog's teeth?
Ever wondered what your options were for straightening your dog's teeth? Has your dog had any issues biting properly or a tooth did not erupt in the right place? Dogs have these issues too. See what your options are....
Research for the People: A Tooth Can Grow Where?
Fox News reported on a tooth in the nasal cavity: https://www.foxnews.com/health/tooth-pulled-from-inside-mans-nose-after-he-complained-of-losing-sense-of-smell
The original article was published here: https://casereports.bmj.com/content/12/2/e226745
Yes - teeth can grown in the wrong direction. Most of the time they stay in the mouth area...but sometimes the tooth grows to the nose.
The Everlane of Straight Teeth: Episode 3
How does Third Party Financing affect how you pay for braces? Listen here to find out!
Teeth Truths: Veneers @eadofamilydental
You know Dr. Cooper wants you to avoid doing unnecessary dentistry, but did you also know there is a great application for veneers? Check out this post from Dr. Ma @EadoFamilyDental:
Research for the People: Adverse Aligner Reactions
Ever wondered if there are any reactions to the aligner plastic? Now you can know! We will go over what the adverse reactions are and what to do about it.
Based on the article: Adverse clinical events reported during Invisalign treatment: Analysis of the MAUDE database authored by Veerasathpurush Allareddya, Romesh Nalliahb, Min Kyeong Leec, Sankeerth Rampad, Veerajalandhar Allareddye
The Everlane of Straight Teeth: Episode 2
You have heard how orthodontist calculate prices, now how does insurance outline their price? Listen Here to find out!
Snap-on Veneers...they do exist!
When you search google for "straight teeth" - what comes up? One of the results is...snap-on veneers. They come in mail-order variety and from a dentist's office. What are the differences and risks? Listen here for Dr. Cooper's take on it.
Research for the People: How does a UK study on "Twin Blocks" relate to orthodontics in the USA?
Original Study Information:
Effectiveness of part-time vs full-time wear protocols of Twin-block appliance on dental and skeletal changes: A randomized controlled trial
Jeet Parekh, Kate Counihan, Padhraig S. Fleming, Nikolaos Pandis, Pratik K. SharmaCorrespondence information about the author Pratik K. Sharma
Interview: What is it like to have Lingual Braces?
Melanie & Lindsey describe what it is like to live with Lingual Braces. Check it out!
The Everlane of Straight Teeth: Episode 1
Have you ever wished your doctor would just put up a diagram to explain their pricing so it can be transparent? Hear how orthodontists view their pricing structures. Dr. Cooper will go over what components determine orthodontic pricing over several podcasts. By the end, you will be able to explain an "Everlane of Orthodontics" perspective. This episode dives into what orthodontists use to estimate the price of their cases.
Teeth Truths: Influencer @senshine shares his experience...and Dr. Cooper shares her knowledge on it
Dr. Cooper reviews this marketing YouTube and answers the questions @senshine had. See original video at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e10AKcXZyL0
Teeth Truths Trailer
Ever wonder if the marketing you see about dentistry is telling you the truth? Now you can know! Dr. Cooper will talk about marketing in orthodontics, DIY aligners, clear aligners, etc. If you see something and want to know if its the truth...send it in on any social media by DM or email it to email@example.com
Research for the People: Water Fluoridation Study
Listen to the review of the research article "Consequences of community water fluoridation cessation for Medicaid-eligible children and adolescents in Juneau, Alaska"
Introduction of Segment: Research for the People
What is the segment "Research for the People" about?
What is it like to have braces for the first time?
Have you ever wondered what its like to experience and expander and braces around 7 years of age? Now you can! Bonus: Mom gives her perspective too!
Here's a teaser - come listen to more & ask me your questions!