Types of Orthodontic Treatments

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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 many different types of orthodontic treatments available. Traditional braces are more common, especially among teenagers and young adults. Having the metal wires and brackets help adjust your smile into the correct alignment is well known and useful. However, there are also ceramic braces available which are more discreet and popular among adults. The most popular type of orthodontic treatments is clear aligners, such as Invisalign® because they are hard to see and can be used on many different alignment issues.

Having the right kind of adjustment for your smile is a necessity because every smile is different and have different needs to reach the ideal alignment. Having adequately aligned teeth have also been shown to improve self-esteem and more comfortable to clean preventing cavities and gum disease. When your teeth are in the ideal alignment, they are also less likely to injuries such as chipped teeth, cracked teeth, or fractured teeth.

If you have questions about your orthodontic needs, please call us today at 480-656-7801. Our orthodontic team takes pride in what we do and is happy to help you achieve a smile you can adore and be proud of too!