Office Renovation Update

The seasons are changing and so is our office decor! The major changes are complete so we are back open and taking appointments. We are loving the changes in the office and hope that you will too! We are getting lots of positive feedback from those of you who have been in! Although we are Read More

Halloween Candy Buy Back 2016

Mary Kay Becher Orthodontics in Austin, TX would like to announce our 2016 Halloween Candy Buyback! We are once again collecting excess Halloween candy from our patients, to donate to our military via Operation Gratitude. In 2015, our patients were able to send 1,200 lbs of candy to our troops. Help us surpass that amount Read More

Pardon Our Progress

“PARDON OUR PROGRESS”, but it is time for our building to catch up with our technology!  We have awesome changes in the works for you!  Our remodel will be August 22-29th, with most of the renovations complete but we will have some mess for a little while. Please bear with us, it will be worth it!  Also – Read More

Be Smart in the Sun This Summer

Now that summertime is upon us, kids are spending more time outside, families are going to more outdoor outings and many are heading out on vacation. Join Mary Kay Becher DDS PA and the EWG (Environmental Working Group) in their efforts, along with dermatologists and sunscreen companies to educate the public when it comes to the Read More

Why Choose an Orthodontist In Austin TX?

If you are having a problem with your bones or muscles you trust an orthopedist. For a skin, hair, or nail condition you trust a dermatologist. A cardiologist specializes in heart issues or you consult with a neurologist for frequent headaches or back issues related to the nervous system. When straightening teeth and correcting jaw Read More

Orthodontic Problems are linked to Bullying

Having “ugly” teeth may significantly contribute to the problem of bullying, according to a recent study published in the American Journal of Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics. According to the study, teeth were the No. 1-targeted physical feature to increase a child’s chance of being bullied, followed by the child’s strength and weight.

At Becher Orthodontics – Moms Get It Done!

Next weekend is Mother’s Day. From the team at Mary Kay Becher DDS PA we applaud your efforts, acknowledge the challenges you accept during treatment, and thank you for your efforts! If it wasn’t for moms, most kids and teens would be hard pressed to keep up with all the instructions needed to achieve a great Read More

Celebrate Earth Day with Mary Kay Becher DDS PA

Mary Kay Becher DDS PA and team at Mary Kay Becher DDS PA will be joining the world in acknowledging Earth Day on April 22nd as a way to demonstrate our support for environmental protections. Earth Day was first celebrated in 1970 among two thousand colleges and universities, approximately 10.000 primary and secondary schools, and hundreds of Read More

Is Your Mouthguard Making You Sick?

Must adults and kids today understand the importance of wearing a mouthguard when playing contact sports, especially while wearing braces. Blows to the mouth are painful enough without brackets and wires cutting into your lips and tongue making it worse. Teeth are actually less prone to injury when wired together as a single unit during Read More

TMJ Jaw Pain Can Be a Mouthful

Living with aching or clicking jaws can be hard to swallow! Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, also commonly known as TMJ or TMD, is a joint disorder that affects the opening and closing of the jaw, and can have many side effects that relate to the teeth, head and neck. Like other joints, the relationship between the Read More