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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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New Cone Beam Scanning Surpasses Standard X-Rays for Accuracy and Detail
... CBCT is already improving the accuracy of diagnostics and treatment in a variety of dental specialties, including orthodontics, implantation and oral surgery...

Minor Procedure Can Help Keep the Space Between Teeth Closed
...It's a common occurrence that can be corrected with orthodontics...

A World-Class Smile
...You can learn more in the Dear Doctor articles “The Magic of Orthodontics” and “Orthodontics For The Older Adult...

Braces Are No Hurdle for Olympic Track Star
...You can also learn more by reading the Dear Doctor magazine articles “Orthodontics For The Older Adult” and “Clear Orthodontic Aligners...

How to Impress Supermodel Bar Refaeli
...You can learn more in the Dear Doctor magazine article “Orthodontics For The Older Adult...

Cone Beam CT Imaging
... Orthodontics: Having accurate information on the position of teeth and jaws helps determine exactly how and where teeth should be moved...

Early Orthodontic Treatment
...Read Article The Magic of Orthodontics Proper alignment of the teeth is basic to “Smile Design...

Exposing and Preserving Impacted Canine Teeth
...And, just as important, we can preserve the tooth and with orthodontics achieve an attractive, normal smile...

Chronic Biting Habits Can Lead to Loose Teeth
...Other treatments, including orthodontics and gum disease treatment, may also be included in your treatment plan...

Master Illusionist Benefits from the Magic of Orthodontics
...” Orthodontics — the dental subspecialty focused on treating malocclusions (literally “bad bites”) — can indeed make life-changing improvements...

Why Big Bang Theory Actress Mayim Bialik Couldn't Have Braces
...You’ll get an individualized evaluation, a solution that fits your lifestyle — and a great-looking smile! For more information about hard-to-see (or truly invisible) orthodontics, please contact our office or schedule a consultation...

Removing Teeth Could Improve the Outcome for a Crowded Bite
...Since targeted extraction for orthodontics is time-sensitive, you should have your child's bite evaluated by an orthodontist by age 7 to see if any action is necessary...

Don't Allow Your Age to Stop You from a New Smile with Orthodontics
...For the many adults who have some form of malocclusion (bad bite), orthodontics is still a viable option even in later years...

Julianne Hough Shares a Video - and a Song - After Wisdom Teeth Come Out
...It may involve continued monitoring of the situation, orthodontics or extraction...

Lady Gaga Wasn't "Born This Way?"
...Yet orthodontics isn't just for children—adults can wear braces too! As long as teeth and gums are healthy, there's no upper age limit on orthodontic treatment...

Too Old to Straighten Your Smile? Not If You're Like These A-List Celebrities
...Here are a few of the reasons why these celebrities chose to change their smile through orthodontics—and why you can, too...

Improve Your Smile With These Dental Enhancements
...Orthodontics...

How Shawn Mendes and Miley Cyrus Got Their Stellar Smiles
...You can read more in the Dear Doctor magazine articles “The Magic of Orthodontics” and “Lingual Braces: A Truly Invisible Way to Straighten Teeth...

Glossary
... Orthodontics - A field of dentistry that deals with tooth and jaw alignment...

Braces (Orthodontia)
... About Braces Orthodontics is a field of dentistry that deals with corrections involving jaw and teeth alignment...