Category: Teen Orthodontics

Tooth-Colored Braces For Our Teenaged Patients

When your teenager needs braces, he or she may not be thrilled. While your kid may want a straighter smile, they could worry about the impact of metal braces on their appearance. Fortunately, to assuage their concerns, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist can provide a set of braces with ceramic brackets, allowing them to be… Read more »

Cosmetic Orthodontics For Teenagers

Our last blog explained how we use phased, also known as interceptive, orthodontics to help children with dental misalignment. But what care do we offer for older kids and teenagers? In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist will talk about how we help correct uneven teeth with a cosmetic approach, including the use of… Read more »

Helping Your Teen’s Smile With Cosmetic Orthodontics

Our last blog talked about the treatment options and approach we provide for helping kids develop even teeth. But what about older kids and teens? In today’s blog, we’re going to look at how your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist will treat misalignment for teenage patients with ceramic tooth-colored brackets and clear plastic aligners.

Treating Misalignment For Our Teenage Patients

Our last blog explained how we approach treatment for young children with uneven teeth. But how does this process change once our patients enter their teen years? In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist will explain what we do to help protect smiles of all ages from issues related to misalignment.

Does My Teen Need Braces Or Aligners?

While we offer interceptive orthodontics for our younger patients, for teens we offer a completely different approach. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist looks at how we use braces or aligners to shift the teeth into optimal positions, and the steps we take to ensure these options are much less noticeable than traditional… Read more »

Improving Your Teen’s Confidence With Orthodontics

Teenagers are rapidly approaching adulthood, which means they need a unique approach to orthodontics that not only corrects smiles, but helps do so as those smiles are still growing and changing. In today’s blog, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist explains how these treatments differ from children’s treatment, and the how they can often blend with… Read more »

Will My Teen Need Aligners Or Braces?

Do you have a teenager with misalignment? If so, this poor alignment could be a source of embarrassment in adulthood, and also increase the risk of poor oral health. Fortunately, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist understands how to treat misalignment in teens. We have two unique options with Invisalign® and metal-free ceramic brackets!

Is Invisalign® Right For Teens?

Often, our teenage patients feel less than thrilled to undergo treatment with metal braces. We understand, as this makes major changes to their smile’s appearance during the treatment process. However, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist may be able to offer a practically invisible alternative with the Invisalign® system.

Cosmetic Options For Teens With Misalignment

If you have a teen in need of orthodontic treatment, then as soon as our doors can open again, we could love to offer treatment to correct misalignment, whether minor or severe. However, your Fort Worth, TX, orthodontist understands that few teens are especially excited for braces. Fortunately, we can help with cosmetic options, like… Read more »

Can Teens Wear Discreet Orthodontics?

When people think about orthodontics, they often picture unsightly metal braces. For this reason, many teens in Fort Worth, TX, feel hesitant to start treatment and correct their crooked and crowded smiles. Fortunately, we can offer discreet options, such as tooth-colored brackets and even clear aligners to provide a less noticeable treatment!