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Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Extracting Certain Teeth can Boost Orthodontic Effectiveness
...To make more room we'll often remove some of the teeth before undertaking orthodontics...

A Long-Term Orthodontic Strategy Could Help Ensure an Attractive Smile Later in Life
Orthodontics relies on certain mechanics in the mouth to move teeth to better positions...

Learn How To Protect Your Teeth During Stress Awareness Month
...Occasionally, additional treatments such as bite adjustment or orthodontics may be recommended to help solve the problem...

Anchors Make all the Difference in Successful Orthodontic Treatment
Orthodontics shares a principle with the classic tug of war game: if you want things to move in the right direction you need a good anchor...

A Bonded Retainer Could be a Preferred Choice over a Removable One
... If you would like more information on orthodontics and retainers, please contact us or schedule an appointment for a consultation...

Be on the Alert for Gum Disease While Wearing Braces
...You can also learn more about this topic by reading the Dear Doctor magazine article “Gum Swelling During Orthodontics...

Orthodontists Anticipate Future Facial Growth When Treating Poor Bites
Moving teeth to better positions through orthodontics not only improves dental function and health, it can vastly improve your appearance...

Braces (Orthodontia)
... About Braces Orthodontics is a field of dentistry that deals with corrections involving jaw and teeth alignment...

General Dentistry
...General dentists are highly educated and trained in multiple facets of dentistry, providing a variety of different services for you and your family including: Crowns and bridges Dentures Dental implants Gum disease (Periodontal) treatment Orthodontics Root canal therapy Teeth cleanings Bonding Dental fillings General dentists who do not perform a certain treatment will provide you with a specialist referral...

Glossary
... Orthodontics - A field of dentistry that deals with tooth and jaw alignment...