Are you unhappy with your smile? Have you considered braces? Braces used to be reserved for kids to straighten crooked teeth, but now many more adults are seeking braces and alternatives like Invisalign to solve their tooth issues. If you're unhappy with your smile and you're thinking about braces, it's a good idea to weigh the pros and cons. Braces traditionally involve … [Read more...] about Braces are still an option
Medical history is a fascinating subject - it's fun to see how far we've come, and it's exciting to think about the future. Aura Orthodontics has produced an interesting infographic that shows the evolution of braces. From catgut found around the teeth of mummies in Egypt to attempts to straighten teeth by finger pressure in Rome, it's a colorful history! Read the full … [Read more...] about The Straight Tooth: Braces through history
Question: Overbite correction without braces or surgery seems too good to be true, especially when you claim it can be done in less than 2 weeks. Yet the before after pictures on your website seems so convincing. Please describe the ideal candidate for a successful outcome. Skeletal Overbite or Dental Overbite Is this a cosmetic camouflage or permanent overbite … [Read more...] about Overbite Correction without Braces or Surgery: Who can benefit from this?
Can Invisalign Fix Off-center Teeth? My tooth line is an entire tooth off? Dr. Sam Muslin Answers: From my experience, Invisalign is not the best choice in trying to move the midline one entire teeth. That is a very large distance and may require braces or a dental reconstruction approach. Keep in mind, if the dentist is creative, he or she may be able to disguise the … [Read more...] about Off-Center Teeth
Teeth can look straight without braces with just a little modification to the crooked teeth. Crooked teeth are crossed over each other and with minimal shaping, ultra thin porcelain veneers can create straight teeth in less than 2 weeks. Teeth straightening with braces or Invisalign require much more time and retainers for years but with Instant Braces, crooked teeth can … [Read more...] about How to Straighten Teeth without Braces
When treating TMJ problems there are a wide variety of solutions. Sometimes braces are the best solutions as with younger patients. Sometimes a non-invasive dentistry bite reconstruction would be better for an older patient. Sometimes just wearing a night guard can help the patient get relief without braces or a bite reconstruction. Other times a bite equilibration or bite … [Read more...] about TMJ Treatment without Braces