What is Orthodontics and Why Is It Necessary?

Why choose an orthodontic treatment?

Straight teeth are healthier teeth.

Straight, properly aligned teeth are not just beautiful, they help you avoid the negative effects of periodontal disease. They are easier to brush, therefore, make easier to keep a fresh breath.

Straightening your teeth can make a significant difference to having a healthy mouth, and keeping your teeth for life.

Start the road to a healthy mouth TODAY.

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What is orthodontics?

Orthodontics is the dental specialty that focuses on the development, prevention, and correction of irregularities of the teeth, bite, and jaws.

Orthodontists also have specialized training in facial abnormalities and disorders of the jaw. You should have an orthodontic consultation is you are not happy with your smile, if you are planning on investing in cosmetic dentistry, if your teeth are moving and changing. Also, the American Dental Association recommends that every child receive an orthodontic evaluation by the age of seven.

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