Orthodontics

Orthodontics from Michael A. Crist D.D.S.

By: Michael A. Crist D.D.S.  08/23/2016
Keywords: Orthodontics, Orthodontist, Clear Braces

Orthodontic treatment can be carried out for purely aesthetic reasons with regards to improving the general appearance of patients’ teeth. However, there are orthodontists who work on reconstructing the entire face rather than focusing exclusively on teeth. Irregular teeth have been a major problem. For comprehensive orthodontic treatment, most commonly, metal wires (arch wires) are inserted into orthodontic brackets which can be made from stainless steel or a more aesthetic ceramic material. The wires interact with the brackets to move teeth into the desired positions.

Keywords: Clear Braces, Metal Braces, Orthodontic Consultation, Orthodontics, Orthodontist, Retainers, Teeth Straightening

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