Category: Malocclusion

What Does Poor Alignment Mean For Oral Health?

When you have an uneven smile, this obviously alters the appearance of your smile. But cosmetics aside, this could also mean major problems for your oral health too! In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist talks about what poor alignment means for your smile, and what treatments we offer.

The Dangers Of Untreated Malocclusion

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Malocclusion refers to uneven teeth. Dental misalignment could mean crooked, crowded, or overlapping teeth, which not only impact the beauty of your smile, but could cause poor oral health too. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist talks about the risk of misalignment, and how we offer straighter smiles.

The Dangers Of Not Treating Your Misalignment

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When you have dental misalignment, this could mean risks to your oral health with time. Which is why your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist wants to offer straighter smiles with orthodontic treatment. In today’s blog, find out what could cause misalignment, and how treatment is possible for kids, teens, and adults.

Looking At The Causes Of Misalignment

When you have an uneven smile, this could cause some pretty major problems with health and function. But why do we develop uneven teeth? In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist talks about how misalignment forms, and how we can correct crooked, crowded, and overlapping teeth with cosmetic orthodontics!

Will Misalignment Impact Oral Health?

When you have crooked or crowded teeth, or ones that overlap one another, then this could lead to issues with the appearance of your smile. But could this also threaten health and function too? In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist talks about how misalignment can negatively impact our oral health.

Malocclusion And Your Bite Function

It is exciting to know that through orthodontic treatment, you can take on embarrassing problems with your smile. Through corrective work, we can close gaps, straighten out teeth that overlap awkwardly, and generally improve your facial symmetry. What you should know is that correcting malocclusion can also lead to welcome oral health changes, including changes… Read more »

Why Do I Have Misalignment?

Dental misalignment means your teeth are not in proper alignment, which could impact the beauty of your smile. However, this also leads to issues with your oral health too. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist talks about the causes of misalignment, and why you should consider seeking a solution!

3 Things You Can Blame Crooked Teeth For

The thing about crooked teeth is that they can affect your oral health at almost any point in your life. While malocclusion, or bite imbalance, is often detected and treated in early childhood, it may not appear for many patients until much later in life. By then, adult patients who are told they need orthodontic… Read more »

Clarifying a Few Myths About Tooth Misalignment

Unless you are already undergoing orthodontic treatment (and even if you are), you may have a few misconceptions about crooked teeth and the roles of orthodontic treatment. For example, some people believe teeth only become misaligned in childhood, or that the problems are associated with crooked teeth are merely cosmetic (meaning they only affect your… Read more »

A Few Conditions Crooked Teeth Makes More Likely

The thing about crooked teeth is that they can affect patients of all ages. In children, the importance of addressing the condition is often more pronounced. If not corrected, their crooked teeth will continue to grow even further out of alignment, affecting many different aspects of their oral health. In adults, however, addressing crooked teeth… Read more »