Sleep Apnea Problems   Sleep apnea is a condition that not only afflicts adults, but, surprisingly, children as well. Sometimes, it is the orthodontist who has the first chance to help diagnose sleep apnea. It is usually found in older patients, caused by an obstruction in the...

TMJ Syndrome   Chronic headaches can be related to the health and integrity of your TMJ (or temperomandibular joint). Interestingly, it is not uncommon for there to be a correlation between an imbalanced, dysfunctional bite and an increased tendency with chronic headaches; mostly caused by compensatory, destructive...

Invisible Braces   Invisible braces are an excellent option for adults with professional concerns of having braces. The braces are made of ceramic, are the natural color of teeth, and are barely noticeable. They are also more comfortable because the ceramic has softer curves for bracket shape....

Orthodontic in Children   The American Association of Orthodontists recommends age 7 as an appropriate age to have children first evaluated for orthodontic issues. This does not mean that treatment would begin at age 7, but rather is a point in time to begin planning for future...

Surgical Orthodontics Alleviate bite problems or facial esthetic concerns that cannot be properly corrected with braces alone. In cases where the skeletal foundation of the jaw is significantly out of facial harmony with the rest of the face and head, orthodontic correction, alone, may not be...

TMJ Syndrome   Symptoms of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder vary. Chronic headaches can be related to the health and integrity of your TMJ (or temperomandibular joint). Interestingly, it is not uncommon for there to be a correlation between an imbalanced, dysfunctional bite and an increased tendency with...

Damon Braces The Damon System bracket is self-ligating, so it eliminates the need for elastic ties to keep the wire in. Without a tie, the braces stay clean and friction is reduced allowing your treatment to progress more efficiently and with less discomfort along the way....

Invisalign Invisalign is recognized all over the world for its revolutionary way of helping people achieve their dream smiles. Minimally invasive, the treatment makes it easy for patients to correct their dental issues without inconvenience or discomfort. Whether you are a teenager or an adult, it...

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