Category Archives: Orthodontics

Benefits of Early Orthodontics

Benefits of Early Orthodontics

Benefits of Early Orthodontics Are you curious about the benefits of early orthodontics? There are many reasons to bring your child into the orthodontist’s office before they hit their teenage years. Here is what you should know. Benefits of Early Orthodontics | Reduce Complications in Future Certain orthodontic conditions can be treated as early as […]

Benefits of Seeing an Orthodontist

Benefits of Seeing an Orthodontist

Benefits of Seeing an Orthodontist If your child’s smile needs improvement, you may be wondering what the benefits of seeing an orthodontist are. Here is what we can do for their smile. Benefits of Seeing an Orthodontist | Better Self-Esteem and Better Dental Health Several people tend to seek dentofacial orthopedic treatment for cosmetic purposes. […]

Common Orthodontic Issues

Common Orthodontic Issues

Common Orthodontic Issues Are you concerned about your child’s teeth? Here are some very common orthodontic issues that we treat. If you have any further questions, don’t hesitate to call our experienced orthodontists at any of our five WNY locations. Common Orthodontic Issues | Early or Late Loss of Baby Teeth Children usually lose their […]

What Teens Should Know About Orthodontics

What Teens Should Know About Orthodontics

What Teens Should Know About Orthodontics Here is what teens should know about orthodontics. First, braces are no longer as scary as many adolescents might imagine. Braces today come in a variety of styles, materials and colors making life with braces easier, more comfortable and even stylish. Patients can now choose from different treatment options […]

Orthodontics in Adults

Orthodontics in Adults

Orthodontics in Adults When we’re talking about orthodontics in adults, it’s a little bit different than it is when we’re talking about children, adolescents and teenagers because adults are no longer growing. When we contemplate putting the teeth in an adult’s jaws into the proper position, we often face the challenge of getting the jaws […]

Best Age for Orthodontics

Best Age for Orthodontics

Best Age for Orthodontics If you have a child that might need work done on their teeth, you may be wondering what the best age for orthodontics is. Our experienced staff can answer any of your questions relating to this topic. Best Age for Orthodontics | First Initial Consultation One of the most popular questions […]

Conditions That Feel Like TMJ

Conditions That Feel Like TMJ

Conditions That Feel Like TMJ If you have one of these conditions that feel like TMJ, you may be wondering if you should head to the orthodontist. It is always better to be safe. Not all jaw pain is associated with TMD. While TMD occurs in around 10-15% of the population, other conditions have similar symptoms. […]

Treating Tongue Thrusts

Treating Tongue Thrusts

Treating Tongue Thrusts If you are experiencing discomfort because of the way you swallow, it is possible that you need an orthodontist experienced in treating tongue thrusts. Here is what you need to know. When evaluating a patient and identifying their orthodontic needs, we can often recognize that the patient has a poorly functioning tongue. […]

How Bites Should Fit Together

How Bites Should Fit Together | WNY Orthodontists | Free Screening

How Bites Should Fit Together When you are checking your child’s teeth for any issues, something you should tell an orthodontist about is how their bite lays. Here is what you should know about how bites should fit together. One of the first things I do with new patients is describe exactly how a bite […]

Dentofacial Orthopedic Treatment

Dentofacial Orthopedic Treatment

Dentofacial Orthopedic Treatment If your child needs dentofacial orthopedic treatment, you may be feeling worried. You have plenty to think about, so in the meantime, here is some information to ease your mind about the treatment. Dentofacial orthopedics is a specialized form of dental care for children and adolescents. The purpose of dentofacial orthopedics is […]