Dentofacial orthopedics is a specialization that only some orthodontists hold. In order to receive this specialization orthodontist must complete extra training and gain experience in the field of orthodontics as well as dentofacial orthopedics.
These type of braces are minimally invasive and will not change your lifestyle. The best part about this type of treatment is that the aligners are clear and removable so it is less obvious you are in treatment while the aligners are being worn. Read More
This type of treatment option works to correct severe jaw irregularities. In many cases orthodontics can straighten and reposition teeth but if there is a severe jaw irregularity surgical options may be needed. A surgical orthodontic procedure will make it far easier for a patient to chew, breathe and speak and generally this option is used with braces to properly straighten teeth after the jaw surgery. Read More
TMJ/ TMD Treatment
TMJ/ TMD (temporomandibular disorder) is a specialized condition where the jaw joints have restricted movement and cause pain to a person. There are millions of people across America that suffer from this condition and as a result experience regular headaches as well as chronic face and neck pain. Orthodontics can treat this condition. Read More