Posts Tagged ‘tooth movement’
I Have Allergies…Can I Get Orthodontic Braces?
There are certain questions we all think about when we are told we need to wear orthodontic braces…..Will it hurt?….How will I be able to brush and floss?….Can I still eat my favorite foods?….How long will I have to wear them? For millions of adults and children they might have a far different reaction……I have…Read More
The Art Of Cosmetic Dentistry
Cosmetic dentistry has become such a common term that almost every dentist calls themselves a “cosmetic dentist”. The American Dental Association does not recognize cosmetic dentistry as a specialty in dentistry. The fact is, that even though cosmetic dentistry is not officially recognized, it does take extra skill, experience, and training. A good cosmetic dentist…Read More
What Is Interceptive Orthodontics?
Interceptive Orthodontics is a phased type of orthodontics. Growth is utilized to correct developmental occlusion problems. Staging the treatment can correct immediate problems and future issues. Interceptive orthodontics simply means diagnosing and treating malocclusions as soon as they are detected. The American Academy of Orthodontics now says all children should have an orthodontic assessment no later…Read More