Orthodontic treatment can treat any malocclusion, imperfections in the bite, which cause uneven positioning of the teeth. The dentist can suggest you with the most effective and comfortable orthodontic solution after determining your problem. With options such as tooth-colored braces, Invisalign, and other removable orthodontics, you can easily restore the beauty and strength that helps in boosting your confidence with a strong and healthy-looking smile.

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How can you know if you need any orthodontic treatment?

You need to meet an orthodontist to determine the dental care you need. During the visit, the dentist uses diagnostic tools and practices to determine the treatment plan. It might usually include a dental exam, gathering all about your medical and dental health history, taking X-rays, and photographs of your mouth. All this information can help the orthodontist to develop the best treatment for you. The conditions that need orthodontic treatments are:

  • Overbite, Underbite or Crossbite
  • Open bite
  • Misplaced midline
  • Space between teeth
  • Crowded teeth

What are the benefits of getting orthodontic treatment?

By having the preferred orthodontic treatment, you can fix the issue that makes you unhappy, also changing your whole life. There are lots of benefits of getting orthodontic treatment, such as:

  • It can make you feel more confident about yourself
  • You could express greater self-assurance
  • You can clean your teeth with more effectiveness
  • You will be able to enjoy your food due to a comfortable and well-aligned bite
  • You don’t have to face any TMJ strain and discomfort.
  • There won’t be any problem with wearing down of tooth, crowding, and any other dental issues that lead to misalignment.

What are the most commonly used orthodontic services?

The most commonly used orthodontic treatments are:

Invisalign: Invisalign is a clear aligner, which is used as an alternative to traditional braces. You can put them on your teeth throughout the day, and also remove them while eating, brushing, and flossing.

Removable retainers: These devices help in preventing shifting of teeth that already went through an alignment treatment, or to prevent thumb-sucking as well.

Call us (760) 433-9255 or schedule an online appointment with Dr. Schmidt,  our Military Veteran Dentist, for a consultation at our office in Vista, CA.