Types of Orthodontic Treatments

Having aligned teeth can help your oral health for years to come. Did you know, crooked teeth can lead to more frequent cavities, bruxism, and TMD? Well, it’s true! That is why having an expert orthodontist like Dr. Galati with Galati Orthodontics in Scottsdale, Arizona, is essential so that you can get the right orthodontic treatment for you. There are... read more »

Correcting Your Oral Health Through Braces

Are you ready to correct your teeth with braces? If so, you have come to the right place! Dr. Galati with Galati Orthodontics in Scottsdale, Arizona, and our entire orthodontic team is happy to assist you with your oral health and to help correct your alignment with braces. Braces are an effective orthodontic treatment used to correct the alignment of... read more »

How to Care for Your Hawley Retainer

A Hawley retainer is a removable appliance that is made of a piece of plastic that is molded to fit in your mouth and a metal wire that is custom fit around your teeth. This is a beneficial appliance that can help you maintain your straight smile when you get your braces off. To help you care for a Hawley... read more »

Why You Should Take Good Care of Your Smile in Braces

At Galati Orthodontics, our orthodontist, Dr. Galati is happy to assist our patients in Scottsdale, Arizona, with their teeth straightening needs to give them the appealing smiles they desire. Because it is important to maintain healthy teeth and gums in or out of braces, we're sharing some oral care habits to maintain as you straighten your smile in braces Oral... read more »

It’s Never Too Late to Straighten Your Smile

Braces are no longer just for young people anymore, they are helping more adults than ever before to improve their oral health while aligning their smiles. At Galati Orthodontics in Scottsdale, Arizona, we are pleased to offer orthodontic treatment for adults and children. Why would you need to straighten your smile as an adult? If you have never had orthodontic treatment while... read more »

Invisalign® Can Correct Minor Alignment Problems with Your Smile

The natural aging process and certain dental conditions can gradually start to alter the underlying structure of your teeth. As this happens, it can gradually cause irregularities with the alignment of your teeth. Over time, this can leave you with an unappealing smile and a mouth prone to dental disorders. If the alignment problem is detected early, Dr. Galati might... read more »

Minor Changes in Your Habits Can Help Prevent Damaged Braces

Your new braces represent a significant investment in correcting the alignment of your teeth. This requires routine adjustment appointments at Dr. Galati’s orthodontic clinic. Each one of these sessions will tighten your braces to bring your teeth one step closer to their ideal alignment. Maintaining your braces throughout the realignment process is very important. If one of the components is... read more »