Advances in Technology—My, How Far We’ve Come!

Cater Galante King Richard III Skull

While browsing some dental articles recently, I came across an article which reported that testing done on bone chemistry revealed more information about the royal lifestyle of King Richard III! Our Teeth: A Unique Footprint of Our Lives The article states that a recent study conducted by the British Geological Survey, in association with researchers […]

Better Late Than Never, Right? Wrong!

Cater Galante Malocclusions

Do you suspect an overbite problem in your child? Don’t wait until he or she is older to have it corrected! When a patient has an overbite, it is usually because the upper jaw is deficient. This causes the upper teeth to overlap the lower teeth, beyond what’s normal. It is important for treatment to […]

Fast and Effective: AcceleDent® Aura!

AcceleDent and braces in the news

In last week’s post we introduced the innovative technology of AcceleDent® Aura! This exclusive routine speeds up the movement of your teeth in less time than braces or other traditional orthodontic treatments. Patients have also reported reduced pain and discomfort. The small, lightweight activator provides gentle micropulses that speed up the bone remodeling process. It […]

AcceleDent®: What You Need to Know!

acceledent aura device Photo

What is AcceleDent® Aura, and how can I benefit from it? Introduced in 2009, “AcceleDent® Aura is a simple-to-use, hands-free device designed for faster orthodontic treatment with only twenty minutes daily use. It is an FDA-cleared, Class II medical device. “Through the use of gentle micropulses, called SoftPulse Technology® , bone remodeling is accelerated, allowing […]

Invisalign Myths Revealed!

Cater Galante Smile a day

Invisalign Isn’t for Everyone…MYTH! Here at Cater Galante, many of our patients have reported that they were told they were not candidates for Invisalign. We feel success with Invisalign really boils down to choosing an experienced provider. In our experience, there isn’t anything Invisalign can’t repair—even most “bite” problems. Just like with fixed appliances or […]

I Scream! You Scream! We All Scream for Ice Cream!


Hot temps and summer weather are the perfect elements for an Ice Cream Social! When:  August 12 –  At our Grass Valley location August 14 –  At our Rocklin location Time: From 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. No appointment necessary! Bring your friends, and enjoy ice cream with all your favorite toppings! For a beautiful smile! […]