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The Challenge of Patience – April Newsletter

Posted on April 10, 2017 by Djordje.

Up Next on Your Reading List … Last month I talked about the value of effort in Angela Duckworth’s “Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance.” It got me thinking about another book I really enjoyed. This one dives into our perception of talent and intelligence and how that influences the value we place on Read More

Is Invisalign right for you?

Posted on January 17, 2017 by Dr. Leslie Pitner. Tagged:

For some people, the thought of 1-2 years in braces sounds like serving time in teeth prison!  If that is you, the great news is that we now have new and better options such as Invisalign. For those who don’t know much about Invisalign, here is the “cut to the chase” version. Invisalign is a completely different Read More

A Brand-New Book — 9 Years in the Making – from Dr. Pitner

Posted on January 9, 2017 by Dr. Leslie Pitner.

Happy New Year! I hope 2017 is off to a great start for everyone. I know these first weeks have been very exciting for me. As of this month, I am now a published author, and my book, Improve Your Smile, Transform Your Life: A Guide to Orthodontics for Adults, is now available. Getting my Read More

The Straight Up Newsletter – November 2016

Posted on November 30, 2016 by Dr. Leslie Pitner.

All the Little Things Several years ago, a friend of mine from England came to visit during Thanksgiving. I went up to meet her in Chicago, and as we drove through the city, you could see that practically every store was closed for the holiday. Of course, they don’t have Thanksgiving in Great Britain, so Read More

All The Little Things

Posted on November 22, 2016 by Dr. Leslie Pitner. Tagged:

Several years ago, a friend of mine from England came to visit during Thanksgiving. I went up to meet her in Chicago, and as we drove through the city, you could see that practically every store was closed for the holiday. Of course, they don’t have Thanksgiving in Great Britain, so she was a bit Read More

The Straight Up – August 2016

Posted on August 9, 2016 by Dr. Leslie Pitner.

  A Word From Dr. Katie Dr. Leslie called me about a year ago, telling me about her plan to open an adult orthodontic office, bringing the number of Pitner offices up to three. A crazy work load for sure, but if anyone could handle the task, it would be Leslie. Lucky for me, she Read More

The Straight Up – June 2016 edition

Posted on June 15, 2016 by Dr. Leslie Pitner.

  Keeping it in the family Many of you probably already know, but in case you didn’t realize it, Pitner Orthodontics is my family’s business. My dad started the practice in 1973, and I took over several years ago. I still remember my dad’s first office in a rental space on Broad River Road. The Read More