Misalignment can be embarrassing and may cause Fort Worth, TX, residents to hide their smile from the world. However, poor alignment has also been linked to a serious jaw joint disorder. TMJ disorder, also known as TMD, can cause discomfort and may even be connected to teeth grinding. How does misalignment cause TMJ disorder, and what solutions do we offer?
Now that summer is here, you’re probably looking for something fun to do with your family. In today’s blog, we’re going to discuss upcoming events happening in Fort Worth, TX, this weekend. If you’re interested in attending future events with a more attractive and healthy smile, then consider talking to our team about our cosmetic orthodontics.
Don’t assume that just because your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist says you need braces, that this means all-metal is the only option available. We often help our patients enjoy less noticeable braces with brackets created using a lifelike ceramic material. How do we create these brackets and what should our patients expect from braces?
You probably know the basics about the Invisalign® system, such as the fact that this option employs clear aligners to help our Fort Worth, TX, residents enjoy straighter smiles. But how do we create these aligners, and what should you expect from the treatment process? In today’s blog, we’re going to take a detailed look at how we fabricate clear braces.
Orthodontic treatment comes in many forms and can be accomplished using a wide range of advanced appliances and aligners. For example, with Invisalign® clear aligners, patients in Fort Worth, TX, can address several different types of malocclusion in a highly discreet and comfortable manner. Made from biocompatible, BPA-free acrylic, Invisalign® aligners are designed to fit comfortably over your teeth and gradually guide them into straighter positions. Unlike braces, which require brackets and wires to straighten crooked teeth, clear aligners help make orthodontic treatment much more discreet and manageable. (more…)
When we think about braces and orthodontic care, we often imagine treatment for teens and adults. But what about kids? Do children benefit from orthodontic care, and if so, when should they see their Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist? In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about the benefits of children’s orthodontic care!
We employ a number of treatment options and technologies to help our Fort Worth, TX, patients enjoy a more even and healthy smile. In order to design Invisalign® aligners that fit comfortably and offer treatment with precision, we use the iTero® digital scanning system. How does digital technology help correct misalignment?
Braces and aligners offer a means of correcting misalignment, moving teeth into more esthetically-pleasing positions. However, should an injury damage these orthodontics, you should visit our Fort Worth, TX, office right away. Even minor issues could lead to problems with your treatment, and cause major discomfort. Let’s talk about addressing common dental emergencies!
When you suffer from dental misalignment, which includes crooked and crowded teeth, you may find your smile is susceptible to other oral health complications. The pressure on your jaw joints could cause the onset of TMJ disorder, also known as TMD. Over time, the disorder has been linked to serious headaches, jaw pain, and other uncomfortable symptoms. When should you see your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist for TMJ therapy?
Looking for something fun to do in Fort Worth, TX, over Memorial Day Weekend? In today’s blog, we’re going to look at a few upcoming events. If you would like to enjoy these events with a more even and healthy smile, then you may benefit from orthodontics, such as Invisalign® or ceramic brackets.