Orthodontics is a specialized branch of dentistry that focuses on the alignment of your teeth. Many people suffer from a malocclusion, which simply means that their teeth are out of alignment. If your teeth overlap of if they are unevenly space, you have a malocclusion. The same is true if your upper and lower teeth do not fit together the way they are supposed to. Orthodontics can be used to correct these imperfections. This is generally done using braces and retainers. Young children may also need the aid of a functional appliance to make sure their jaw develops correctly.
Orthodontic care is generally provided by an orthodontist and can be costly depending upon the extent of your malocclusion.
Invisalign is a system for orthodontically straightening teeth using a series of clear “shells” (aligners) that snap over your teeth. We begin your treatment by creating a very accurate digital model of your mouth. We then diagnose, do