Invisalign Orthodontist | September 2017 Contest

How Many Pencils are in The Jar?! Our Jar of pencils is completely full of #2 pencils and we want you to guess how many are inside the jar! One lucky winner will receive a Macbook!!!!!! School just started and it’s the perfect time to upgrade your computer. Pass by our office and enter your […]


About the Author: Derek Sanders is an Orthodontist at Orthodontics Only in Miami, FL. He has numerous publications and has lectured extensively on topics including braces and Invisalign. Dr. Sanders teaches at the University of Miami and is on the Craniofacial Team at Miami Children's Hospital. He has a blog and can also be found on Google+. See more articles by Derek Sanders.

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What is lip incompetence?

If you’ve seen “Napoleon Dynamite,” I’m sure you can recall the title character’s open-mouthed appearance in the quiet moments before he uttered popular phrases like, “Gosh!” or “Tina you fat lard, come get some dinner!” The term that describes the open-mouthed condition of John Heder, the actor who played Napoleon Dynamite, is “lip incompetence.” The […]


About the Author: Derek Sanders is an Orthodontist at Orthodontics Only in Miami, FL. He has numerous publications and has lectured extensively on topics including braces and Invisalign. Dr. Sanders teaches at the University of Miami and is on the Craniofacial Team at Miami Children's Hospital. He has a blog and can also be found on Google+. See more articles by Derek Sanders.

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Summer 2017 Contest Winners

Another summer has come and passed. Dr. Sanders travelled all over the world and had some pretty amazing experiences. He went cruising in the Caribbean, drove across the United States, trekked the Great Wall of China, and swam in the waters of France just to name a few. It was difficult to choose all the […]


About the Author: Derek Sanders is an Orthodontist at Orthodontics Only in Miami, FL. He has numerous publications and has lectured extensively on topics including braces and Invisalign. Dr. Sanders teaches at the University of Miami and is on the Craniofacial Team at Miami Children's Hospital. He has a blog and can also be found on Google+. See more articles by Derek Sanders.

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Making Dental Visits More Predictable May Help Children With Autism

Dental visits are challenging for all children. However, they are particularly difficult for children with autism. If your child has autism, you will likely find that the unfamiliarity with new smells, loud noises, and sharp tools as well as the intrusion of personal space may stress them out and prevent them from receiving the quality […]


About the Author: Derek Sanders is an Orthodontist at Orthodontics Only in Miami, FL. He has numerous publications and has lectured extensively on topics including braces and Invisalign. Dr. Sanders teaches at the University of Miami and is on the Craniofacial Team at Miami Children's Hospital. He has a blog and can also be found on Google+. See more articles by Derek Sanders.

Connect with Author via: Google+ | Twitter | LinkedIn