Modern orthodontics brings smiles into line with ease and comfort.
Orthodontics is the branch of dentistry that corrects teeth and jaws that are positioned improperly. Crooked teeth and teeth that do not fit together correctly are harder to keep clean.
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What is a Diastema and How do I Treat It? A “diastema” is an area of extra space between two or more teeth. The two front teeth of the upper jaw area is where diastema is most frequently seen.
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Orthodontics is the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of dental and facial
irregularities. This specialty field of dentistry offers correction for people
with an irregular or "bad" bite.
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Baby teeth (dentists call them primary or deciduous teeth) aren't just for chewing. Each one also acts as a guide for the permanent tooth that replaces it. If a primary tooth is lost too early, the permanent tooth loses its guide and can drift or erupt incorrectly into the mouth.
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Even though braces are less noticeable than they used to be, they aren't any less complex. Broken braces, loose bands, or poking or protruding wires can be the cause of problems.
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