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Skelton Orthodontics Smilestar Spotlight: Ellie

This weeks Smilestar spotlight is on Ellie! Dr. Aimee Skelton is excited to have a fantastic group of patients represent her practice as Smilestars! This weeks Smilestar winner that we would like to recognize is Ellie!

Meet Ellie

Want to know more about Ellie? Check out her interview below!


Q: What is your favorite part about being a Skelton Orthodontics SmileStar?

A: My favorite part is meeting new people! I have already
made some cool new friendships. I hope to make one with everyone!

Q: What is your favorite place to go in Fort Payne and why?

A: The Big Mill Antique Mall. It is so unique and beautiful
inside. It’s very vintage with lots of treasure inside and also has a great
restaurant!

Q: Why do/did you enjoy your orthodontic treatment at Skelton Orthodontics?

A: The staff is great at what they do and sweet! They always
make sure you’re comfortable and having a good time. They also come up with
such fun activities like free movies in the park!

Q: What do you like to do on the weekends?

A: I love spending time with my friends, eating a lot of
food and reading or watching movies!

Q: Tell us 3 fun facts about you!

A: 1) I love animals. 2) I'm an All-American Cheerleader. 3) I'm a part of Junior Leadership in Jackson County

Q: Is there a volunteer/community event you enjoy working with or attending?

A:  I love being part
of Jackson Co.’ s Junior Leadership. I’m also involved with teaching children’s
church. I love getting to spend time with the kids at church.

Q: What color do you feel best describes you and why?

A: Yellow, because it’s so fun and happy and bright.

Q: If you had to choose one song to be your “walk out song” and play every time you walked into a room, what would it be and why?

A: Should I stay or should I go

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Skelton Orthodontics Smilestar Spotlight: Anslee

This weeks Smilestar spotlight is on Anslee! Dr. Aimee Skelton is excited to have a fantastic group of patients represent her practice as Smilestars! This weeks Smilestar winner that we would like to recognize is Anslee!

Meet Anslee

Want to know more about Anslee? Check out her interview below!


Q: What is your favorite part about being a Skelton Orthodontics SmileStar?

A: My favorite thing about being a Skelton Orthodontics SmileStar
is getting to share the importance of a healthy smile to everyone. Your smile
is most times your first impression, which means I want to have the best
possible smile.

Q: What is your favorite place to go in Fort Payne and why?

A: I have 2 favorite places in Fort Payne. First, I like Catos because I love their jewelry. Second, when I need sushi and can’t go to the city I go to Chow King for their buffet sushi.

Q: Why do/did you enjoy your orthodontic treatment at Skelton Orthodontics?

A: I enjoy the punch cards and collecting my points for the
reward prizes. Also, I really enjoy the summer movies days for all the patients
and their families.

Q: What do you like to do on the weekends?

A: On the weekends I like to make crafts. I dig around for
scrap material and some old pieces of wood to turn them into interesting art pieces.

Q: Tell us 3 fun facts about you!

A: 1) My birthday is on Halloween!

     2) My softball
team was undefeated and won both pre and post season tournaments.

     3) I have read
every DogMan book ever published.

Q: Is there a volunteer/community event you enjoy working with or attending?

A:  My favorite
activity is helping with the operation Christmas shoebox at our church. I like
knowing I am making kids happy.

Q: What color do you feel best describes you and why?

A: Teal because it’s bright, fun and full of joy!

Q: If you had to choose one song to be your “walk out song” and play every time you walked into a room, what would it be and why?

A: The Champion by Carrie Underwood. This song makes me feel
good and gives me confidence I like to be a strong girl for everyone to see.

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SmileStar Voting

The 2018 Top 30 SmileStars have been chosen, and Dr. Skelton and the Skelton Orthodontics team could not be more thrilled about it! We would like to thank everyone who submitted their nomination for the 2018 SmileStar contest. We appreciate you taking the time to submit your smile. They were all amazing!

The Top 30 have been selected and voting starts August 20th. We want the top 10 Skelton Orthodontics SmileStars to best represent Fort Payne and the surrounding areas. We invite YOU to go in and vote for your favorites! Please go online and submit your vote for up to 10 SmileStars. Click HERE to cast your vote, and be sure to share the link with others!

If your smile is not part of this year’s Top 30, we encourage you to try again on our next run of SmileStar! It was a close and hard decision for our panel of judges to choose between all of the beautiful Skelton smiles to only have 30 move on to the next round of voting!

Voting will end on September 28th, and the winners will be announced the following week. Be sure to check back to see who the winners will be!

If you have any questions about this contest please feel free to call the office at (256) 844-8221. We are happy to answer any questions you may have!

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SmileStar 2018

Skelton Orthodontics is hosting their next SmileStar! Dr. Aimee Skelton and her team are looking for patients to represent our practice on our advertising and marketing. Beginning June 4, we will be accepting nominations from Skelton Orthodontics patients to be selected as a SmileStar! The nominations will end July 20th.

You qualify for this contest as long as you are or have been a Skelton Orthodontics patient. We are looking for patients in and out of braces and of all ages!

Here is the process:

  1. Nominate your smile
  2. Top 30 are selected by a panel of judges
  3. Voting begins for all Top 30 contestants
  4. Winners who have the most votes are announced

As a SmileStar winner, you have the honor of being a “face” of Skelton Orthodontics and will be treated to a professional photo shoot. The pictures taken at the shoot will be featured in our advertising and marketing!

How? It’s easy! Just go to skeltonbraces.com/smilestar (please note that the form will only be available from June 4th until July 20th), fill out the information, and upload two selfies of your Skelton Orthodontics smile. Feel free to contact Janie at the office with any questions!

So, plan to nominate your smile between June 4th through July 20th!

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SmileStar Spotlight: Meet Meri!

What an honor it has been to have Meri as one of our faces of Skelton Orthodontics over the past two years. We asked her a couple of questions about SmileStar and what her life is like now. Check out her responses below.

Q: What was your favorite part about being a SmileStar?
A: I loved seeing my picture on the website and my friends telling me that they saw my picture at the office!
Q: What is your favorite place to go in Fort Payne?
A: I still love The Spot. I’m a coffee addict :)
 
Q: Why do/did you enjoy your treatment at Skelton Orthodontics?
A: The staff at Skelton Orthodontics is so friendly! I also enjoy getting compliments on my smile.
Q: Tell us what is new in your life over the past 2 years.
A: Probably the most exciting change is that I recently started working for this company called QuaverMusic.com. They provide online general music education resources for students and teachers. It’s a great company with an amazing mission, plus working here also gives me a chance to occasionally perform and be on camera!

 

Dr. Aimee Skelton and her staff are so excited to introduce more of our 2016 SmileStar patients! We caught up with Meri and learned some fun things about her.

Read Meri's SmileStar interview here!

Q: What is your favorite thing about being a Smile Star?
A: My favorite thing about being a Smile Star is when my friends tell me they saw my picture on the website or on a pamphlet.

Q: Do you have a favorite restaurant in the Fort Payne area?
A: I love The Spot! Their sandwiches are yummy, and the coffee is great too.

Q: What do you like to do on the weekends?
A: I like acting, dancing, being outside, and spending time with my friends.

Q: Where did you go to school?
A: I went to Scottsboro High School, Northeast Alabama Community College, and Jacksonville State University.

Q: Are you involved in any activities, sports, or clubs?
A: I was involved in dance and theatre all through high school and college, and recently I was the lead in a short film by a local director in Nashville. Currently, I'm a member of the American Massage Therapy Association.

Q: Why do you enjoy your orthodontic treatment at Skelton Orthodontics?
A: Dr. Skelton and her staff are so great! They're really friendly, and they always remember me and what I'm up to. I can tell they really care about all of their clients. Plus they gave me the beautiful smile I've always wanted!

Q: Tell us a fun fact about you!
A: I am obsessed with dogs, especially French Bulldogs. They're so cute. Also, I can say the alphabet backwards.

Q: Is there a volunteer/community event you enjoy working with or attending?
A: I like going to shows and concerts to support local bands in my area, and I'm a member of the Nashville Vegans.

To read more SmileStar interviews, follow our blog or catch us on Facebook!

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SmileStar Spotlight: Meet Jessica!

Thank you, Jessica, for being one of our Skelton Orthodontics SmileStar! We were able to connect with Jessica for a short final SmileStar interview to find out what is new in her life over the past two years.

Q: What was your favorite part about being a SmileStar?

A: I loved showing off my smile. I'm so thankful for my time at Skelton Orthodontics.
Q:  What is your favorite place to go in Fort Payne?
A: Boom Town Makers Market. Our local artists are amazing.
Q: Why do/did you enjoy your treatment at Skelton Orthodontics?
A: I love people telling me I have a nice smile. Several years ago, when I was serving tables, I once had an older gentleman customer ask me if he could have my teeth when I died. His wife was so embarrassed she looked like she wanted to crawl under the table. It's still one of my favorite anecdotes!
Q: Tell us what is new in your life over the past 2 years.
A: This little Moon Girl (Luna Rosalie) has been lighting up my life! She just turned two on June 21st!

 

Chatting with Skelton Orthodontics SmileStar Jessica was so much fun! Jessica told us of some exciting happenings in her life. She also shared why she enjoys being a Skelton Orthodontics SmileStar! Follow our Facebook page to see more Skelton Orthodontics SmileStar photos!

Read Jessica's interview here:

Q: What is your favorite part of being a Skelton Orthodontics SmileStar?
A: I had a really great experience with Skelton Orthodontics, and I love being a successful "after treatment" photo!

Q: Do you have a favorite restaurant in the Fort Payne area?
A: Limon's Mexican Restaurant in Henagar is the absolute best!

Q: What do you like to do on the weekends?
A: I had a baby named Luna in June! So now my most favorite thing is snuggling with her on the weekends. She is a little cuddle bug :)

Q: Where did you go to school?
A: I attended Plainview High School and Judson College. I also attended Jacksonville State University.

Q: Are you involved in any extracurricular activities?
A: Not currently. However, I am the office manager at Fort Payne Pediatrics. Being a new mom with a full time job is all I have time for right now!

Q: Why did you enjoy your treatment at Skelton Orthodontics?
A: My teeth look amazing because of my treatment at Skelton Orthodontics!

Q: What is a fun fact about you?
A: I love to draw, paint, and create. In my spare time, I've designed a few websites and graphics. Most recently, my favorite items have been creating custom birthday, wedding, and graduation invitations.

Q: Finally, is there a community event you enjoy attending?
A: I love attending all our local art & music festivals around Fort Payne and Mentone. I also love browsing the artists' booths. My husband Jared is a singer/songwriter, and he often plays at these events. Our local music scene is incredible. Fort Payne has a lot of home-grown talent!

Thanks for chatting with us, Jessica!

As always, we loved learning more about Jessica and her experience here at Skelton Orthodontics!

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Skelton Orthodontics Wishes You Back to School Smiles!

Summer vacation is coming to an end, which can only mean one thing. The 2016-2017 school year is beginning in our surrounding communities!

Here at Skelton Orthodontics, Dr. Aimee Skelton and the staff wish you only the best back to school smiles this year. We can't wait to hear all about your year during your next appointment!

Interested in improving your smile this school year?

We would love to meet with you! Call us today or visit our website to schedule a free consultation with Dr. Aimee Skelton.

 

The Faces of Skelton Orthodontics

Meet the Skelton Orthodontics SmileStars!

Dr. Aimee Skelton is proud to introduce her 10 SmileStars into our promotions and marketing. Be on the look out for these smiles online, on items you receive from our office, and in the community!

These are smiles of actual patients of Dr. Aimee Skelton at Skelton Orthodontics who are from areas near our office in Fort Payne.

Thank you again to all who entered the contest and to all who voted for these 10 winners!

SmileStar Photoshoot

Dr. Aimee Skelton would like to give a special thank you to all of her SmileStars! Their photoshoot was a success and the Skelton Orthodontics team is so excited to begin using the new images in our marketing!

Congrats again to the following Skelton Orthodontics patients:

  • Allie
  • Rilee
  • Nick
  • Reece
  • Mariah
  • Meri
  • Jessica
  • Colton
  • Jennison
  • Kenadie

You can check out our Facebook page for more behind the scene pictures!

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Skelton Orthodontics SmileStar Voting

Dr. Skelton and the team are so excited for such a great group of SmileStar nominees! We would like to thank everyone who submitted their nomination for this year's SmileStar contest!


The Top 30 have been selected and voting starts today, August 17th. We invite you to submit your vote for up to 10 SmileStars! Click HERE to cast your vote and make sure to share the link with others! We want the Skelton Orthodontics SmileStars to best represent Fort Payne and the surrounding areas.


If your smile is not part of this year's Top 30, we encourage you to try again on our next run of SmileStar! It was very tough for our panel to narrow down all the beautiful Skelton smiles to only 30!


Voting will end on September 25th and the winners will be announced the following week!