Category Archives: Early Orthodontics

Interceptive Orthodontic Treatment

What Is Interceptive Orthodontics Orthodontist in Buffalo, NY

Orthodontic work is necessary to provide patients of all ages a functional and aesthetically pleasing smile, and it is a universal rule that the earlier an individual receives orthodontic treatment, the more effective the treatment will be.We recommend that all of our patients allow their children to benefit from interceptive orthodontic treatment to ensure that […]

Upper Jaw Expansion for Orthodontic Correction

Upper Jaw Expansion for Orthodontic Correction

Ideally, our upper and lower jaws would be both even in width and just wide enough to accommodate all 32 of our teeth. For most of us, though, either or both of our jawbones happen to be too narrow, and this can pose a problem during childhood and adolescence as our adult teeth grow in. […]

How Braces Work

How Braces Actually Work

How Braces Work Are you interested in improving your smile, or the smile of someone you love? If so, you may be wondering how braces work to straighten your teeth and improve your smile. In the following post, you’ll learn how braces work from the perspective of our dedicated Buffalo orthodontists who have a combined […]

Bad Habits to Avoid with Braces

Bad Habits to Avoid with Braces WNY Orthodontists Free Consultation

Bad Habits to Avoid with Braces While braces are designed to help fix your crooked or misaligned teeth, it only works when used properly. If you have braces, you should be aware of the several bad habits to avoid with braces to ensure they last long and provide the optimal results you are seeking. Your […]

Orthodontic Treatments for Sinus Problems

Orthodontic Treatments for Sinus Problems Orthodontist in Buffalo, NY

Though orthodontic devices are thought of most often as tools to align teeth, they can also play a role in relieving issues in the throat. Common issues that prevent individuals from breathing normally through their noses can be reduced and even eliminated through direct and meticulous orthodontic care. In the video below, orthodontist Steven J. […]

The Importance of Retainers After Braces

The Importance of Retainers After Braces Orthodontist in Buffalo, NY

Braces are an effective pathway to achieving a perfect smile, but having them removed does not mean that there is no more work to be done. Just as braces shift teeth out of their original positions, the teeth will be inclined to continue shifting once the braces come off. To keep the teeth in place, […]

Orthodontic Consultations Explained

Orthodontic Consultations | Orthodontist in Buffalo, NY

Time, patience, and consistent maintenance are essential to ensuring that your teeth and gums remain in perfect health. However, due to a combination of genetics, environmental factors, and mere misfortune, everyone has the potential to develop chronic issues that affect the health of the mouth. The alignment of the teeth and the jaws, often a […]

Dentofacial Orthopedic Treatment

Dentofacial Orthopedic Treatment

Dentofacial Orthopedic Treatment If your child needs dentofacial orthopedic treatment, you may be feeling worried or concerned about what dentofacial orthopedic treatment entails. We know that as a parent, you have plenty to think about, so in the meantime, here is some information to ease your mind about dentofacial orthopedic treatment. Dentofacial orthopedics is a […]

Orthodontic Treatments

Orthodontic Treatments

Orthodontic Treatments in Buffalo, NY If you think you child needs to receive orthodontic treatments, you may be wondering what can be done to fix their smile. Here are a few types of orthodontic treatments. Orthodontic Treatments: How Braces Work A lot of times, when patients come into the office they sort of wonder how […]

Early Treatment Orthodontics Guide

A Complete Orthodontic Care Guide

The Early Treatment Orthodontics Guide was created to help parents better understand the potential benefits of early treatment. Contact us to schedule a Free Screening for your child. Download Our Free Early Treatment Orthodontics Guide If you open up an old yearbook or glance through prom pictures from the 70’s and 80’s, there is one glaring […]