If you struggle with the appearance of your smile due to misalignment, then you understand how impactful your condition can be in many different aspects of your life. During every first impression that you make on a new person, you may hide your smile or shy away from speaking. Or you might find that you… Read more »
One common concern for smiles of all ages is the improper alignment of teeth. If you struggle with the appearance of your smile, it can affect you in numerous ways, as your self-confidence is a major part of your first impressions. In work, you may be less likely to speak your mind during meetings, or… Read more »
Alignment is one of the most common areas of cosmetic dental enhancement and it can also bring significant health benefits. When your smile suffers imbalance due to misalignment, a few different troubles can arise. These issues can lead to further oral health issues in the future. For instance, the overcrowding of teeth often creates areas… Read more »
Invisalign® aligners are a cosmetic option for correcting misalignment, so you can obtain a clear smile again. To design them with accuracy and precision, our team could use digital impressions created with the iTero® system. In today’s blog, your Woodland Hills, CA, dentist talks about the Invisalign® and iTero® systems!
If you want a straighter smile, you may hesitate to seek treatment for fear of wearing metal braces. But what if we could provide a more invisible approach? Invisalign® allows us to do that, correcting misalignment in the teen and adult years with a series of clear aligners. In today’s blog, your Woodland Hills, CA,… Read more »
People who grow up with uneven or awkward smiles often go through orthodontic treatment during their teenage years. At our Woodland Hills, CA dentist’s office, we often work with teens and adults who want to straighten their teeth but wish to do so without traditional metal braces. Many people affected by malocclusion can qualify for… Read more »
If you have poor alignment, then you may feel uncomfortable with the appearance of your smile. Your oral health could suffer as well. To correct these concerns without relying on metal braces, then your Woodland Hills, CA, dentist can help correct your misalignment with clear and barely visible aligners.
Malocclusion (the state of crooked teeth) differs from patient to patient. For some, it may not be that obvious, while for others, the imbalance can noticeably throw off the appearance of their entire smiles. Regardless of how severe it is, though, malocclusion negatively impacts the health and function of your bite, and can lead to… Read more »
Crooked teeth are more common than you may realize, especially among adults. However, unlike children, adults may be more keen to ignore them out of fear of having to wear conspicuous, uncomfortable metal braces to correct them. This can be troublesome for two reasons: crooked teeth affect your bite’s ability to function, and ignoring the… Read more »
Crooked teeth may show up most often during childhood, but adults with straight teeth can still develop tooth misalignment later in life. For many adults, the decision to straighten their teeth is often weighed by the prospect of wearing conspicuous, inconvenient braces for up to two years. Fortunately, that prospect is no longer a factor… Read more »