Are you thinking about getting braces, or already have braces? If so, we at Akavan Orthodontics in Tarzana, CA warn that teeth whitening should be done only AFTER braces are removed.

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There are tons of people out there that enlist the services of orthodontists and dentists, but many people think that they are the same thing. While this misconception is understandable,

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Dr. Nooshi Akavan of Akavan Orthodontics encourages her Tarzana, CA patients to continue regular cleanings every six months with their dentist during their Invisalign® treatment for it promotes good oral hygiene, but did you

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Caring for your smile does not stop when your braces are removed. Retention is a KEY component of orthodontic treatment, and Dr. Nooshi Akavan and her team at Akavan Orthodontics in

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For some, looking for an orthodontist in Tarzana, CA can be a tough decision for there are many orthodontists in the area offering the same services that we do here

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3500 BC Back in 3500 BC Egyptians and Babylonians would chew on the ends of sticks until the fibers of the wood formed a brush which was then used to

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Dr. Nooshi Akavan of Akavan Orthodontics in Tarzana, CA cautions her patients about the dangers of nail biting. Nail biting is one of the so-called “nervous habits” that can be

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Even though it’s a little more difficult, flossing with braces keeps your smile healthy and confident. At Akavan Orthodontics, we want to make sure all of our patients with braces

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You can’t be a Heavy Metal musician if you don’t know anything about the electric guitar right? Well the same goes for the cool heavy metal in your mouth. Learn

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Fluoride strengthens our teeth and helps us maintain good oral health, and as more people turn to bottled water and away from the tap, they may be missing out on

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