Month: December 2013

How Crooked Teeth Lead to TMJ Disorder

As an orthodontist in Ft. Worth, Dr. Ciro Cabal spends most of his time helping patients correct crooked teeth for more appealing, and better functioning, smiles. As he warns his patients, malocclusion can have dire consequences for your teeth, as well as the jaw that moves them. Teeth should erupt vertically (up and down) to… Read more »

The Differences Between Invisalign and Traditional Braces

Invisalign clear braces are an innovative alternative to conventional adult orthodontic braces. Utilizing a series of clear acrylic aligners, rather than a system of metal brackets and wires, Invisalign can allow you to straighten crooked teeth conveniently and discreetly. Without obstructive metal components attached to your teeth, Invisalign aligners are also considerably more comfortable than… Read more »

Ft. Worth Orthodontist Explains Dental Health & Braces

Because conventional braces are attached to teeth, they can influence your personal dental care, and make good hygiene even more important than usual. In addition to straightening crooked teeth, your Ft. Worth orthodontist, Dr. Ciro Cabal, can also help you keep your smile strong and healthy. For many older teen and adult patients, Dr. Cabal… Read more »