Orthodontics

The branch of dentistry dealing with the prevention and correction of irregular teeth, as by means of braces. The treatment of irregularities in the teeth (especially of alignment and occlusion) and jaws, including the use of braces. An orthodontist is a specialist in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of dental and facial irregularities. They undergo additional years of specialized education beyond dental school to learn the proper way of aligning and straightening teeth to deliver both function and aesthetics.

Dr. Roberto specializes in barely visible treatments using the latest orthodontic technology. Lingual Braces, low friction braces, clear aligners (Invisaling), ceramic braces. Dr. Roberto’s crafted and tailored treatments are carried out with gentle precision. A specialist in barely noticeable orthodontic treatments, she works to provide comfortable and discreet solutions to your needs.

Problems with teeth can be inherited or caused by factors such as:

  • Crowded or spaced teeth
  • Irregular position of teeth (ectopic teeth)
  • Extra or missing teeth (hypodontia)
  • Thumb sucking
  • Dental disease such as decay or gum disease
  • Premature loss of baby teeth
  • Accidents or trauma
Orthodontics Benefits

Benerfits of Orthodontics:

  • Good appearance, great smile and improved self esteem
  • Straight teeth are easier to clean reducing the risk of decay and gum disease
  • Reduced risk of accidental injury to protruding teeth
  • Re-arranging teeth to improve the bite
  • Elimination of stress on jaw joints and abnormal tooth wear
  • Preparation of teeth for future restorative care