Invisalign® Clear Aligners
Imagine a braces treatment that doesn't use wires or metal brackets, a treatment that is virtually pain free and doesn't require you to change your current lifestyle. With Invisalign aligners, you can straighten your teeth and experience the benefits of a great smile without having to deal with a mouth full of metal! Invisalign treatment uses a series of clear, removable, comfortable aligners that straighten teeth in less time than traditional braces.
Self Ligating Braces
Do you need braces, but don't like the idea of having huge metal brackets and wires on your teeth for such a long time? With self ligating braces you now have an alternative to those traditional metal braces you're dreading! Self ligating braces are a new, technologically advanced system that gives you a straight, healthy smile faster, and with fewer office visits. Self ligating braces are smaller and provide greater comfort, using less force than with other braces.
Orthodontic treatment no longer means having a mouth full of unsightly metal wires and brackets. Clear braces are an aesthetic alternative to traditional metal braces. Clear braces are clear, small in size, and customized to fit your teeth and mouth. Clear braces are safe and effective, and are a great option for patients of all ages.
What is dentofacial orthopedics? Many patients wonder what it means when their orthodontist specializes in dentofacial orthopedics. This specialization means that your doctor has training and experience in working with the management of tooth movement (orthodontics) as well as the guidance of facial growth and development (dentofacial orthopedics), which usually occurs during childhood.
Orthodontics is designed to reposition and straighten teeth, but surgical orthodontics may be needed in some cases to correct more severe jaw irregularities. Surgical orthodontics is used to straighten the jaw into alignment, often improving a patient's ability to chew, speak, and breathe. Braces are often worn in conjunction with orthodontic surgery to make sure the teeth stay in the proper position as well.