Archive for 'orthodontics' Category

A Clear Way for Straightening Teeth

orthodontics

02/05/2010
For years, straightening teeth required a mouthful of metal braces; however, today there are clear alternatives that may work just as well. This 21st century approach requires sets of clear aligners that are replaced every 2 to 3 weeks over the course of the typical 6 to 18 month treatment. more...

NEW Technology helps your child’s teeth stay straight

Dental Technology, orthodontics

02/04/2010
Thousands of dollars after orthodontic treatment (braces) — they're finally off, the smile beautiful, the bite perfect. All you need to do is wear your retainer to ensure the great result stays that way and make sure the investment pays off. Your child needs to wear his retainer. Short of more...

Orthodontics, the Magic Behind a Beautiful Smile

orthodontics

02/04/2010
You can change your smile through the “Magic of Orthodontics,” the original smile-maker technique. Orthodontics is a sub-specialty of dentistry that is devoted to the study and treatment of malocclusions (improper bites). And there really is a certain magic in the way that teeth actually can be moved through bone more...

When Is Too Early for an Orthodontic Evaluation?

orthodontics

02/04/2010
If when you look at your child's baby teeth you already see signs of a malocclusion (bad bite), then your child may benefit from an early orthodontic evaluation. Often referred to as “interceptive orthodontics,” it can enable your orthodontist to determine whether or not preventive or interceptive treatment is needed more...

A Clear Option for Adult Orthodontics

orthodontics

02/03/2010
When it comes to orthodontics for adults, some people may shy away or avoid it totally, simply because they feel like they would be returning to junior high and being called a “brace face.” If you have ever felt this way, then clear aligners may be perfect for you! Clear more...