Why should an orthodontic specialist complete my treatment?

Teeth, and sometimes entire facial structures, are permanently changed by orthodontic treatment. It is important that the treatment be appropriate and properly completed. Orthodontic specialists have extensive and specialized training that enables them to provide their patients with professional, personalized treatments.

At what age should I schedule an appointment for an orthodontic screening?

Will my teeth straighten out as I grow and get older?

Is it too late to have braces if I’m already an adult?

How long will it take to complete treatment?

How often will I have an appointment?

Can I drop my child off for an appointment?

Does wearing braces hurt?

Can I still play sports or play my instrument while wearing braces?

Do I need to see my general dentist while wearing braces?

How often should I brush my teeth while I have braces?

Are there any foods I cannot eat while I have braces?