Category Archives: Orthodontists Associates of WNY Blog

Conditions Treated with Dentofacial Orthopedics

Conditions Treated with Dentofacial Orthopedics

Conditions Treated with Dentofacial Orthopedics A professional who practices dentofacial orthopedics provides specialized services in matters of the growth and development of the bones in the face as they relate to dental issues. This often includes correcting malocclusions, or misaligned bites. Here are three conditions treated with dentofacial orthopedics. Conditions Treated with Dentofacial Orthopedics | Overbites […]

Dangers of Sleep Apnea

Dangers of Sleep Apnea

Dangers of Sleep Apnea There are dangers of sleep apnea that you should be aware of if you have any symptoms of sleep apnea. It deprives our bodies of the oxygen we need to function properly. When this happens, we suffer more than a poor night’s sleep or fatigue during the day. Untreated, sleep apnea […]

Benefits of Surgical Orthodontics

Benefits of Surgical Orthodontics

Benefits of Surgical Orthodontics Are you wondering about the benefits of surgical orthodontics? If you are worried about your child’s jaw alignment, please call our office today for a free screening with our highly experienced attorneys. Benefits of Surgical Orthodontics | Specialized Treatment Surgical orthodontics is a type of specialized dental treatment. It is performed […]

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 […]

Getting Your Child to the Orthodontist

Getting Your Child to the Orthodontist

Getting Your Child to the Orthodontist Are you worried about getting your child to the orthodontist. As a parent, you are responsible for the health and well-being of your child. That is no easy task! Ensuring your children have sound oral health can be a challenge if your kids, like so many others, are afraid […]

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. […]

Treating Cleft Lip and Palate

Treating Cleft Lip and Palate

Treating Cleft Lip and Palate Are you concerned about your child’s smile? Generally, treating cleft lip and palate requires surgical correction. Craniofacial orthodontists specialize in the treatment of this condition. However, it can be rather challenging to estimate the number of surgeries that could be required to correct it. Naturally, treatment depends on the severity […]

Reasons for Surgical Orthodontics

Reasons for Surgical Orthodontics

Reasons for Surgical Orthodontics If you are worried about your child’s smile, you may be wondering what the reasons for surgical orthodontics are and if your child needs it. Here are some of the conditions that would require surgical orthodontics. Reasons for Surgical Orthodontics | Mandibular Advancement  This means that you have an under-developed lower […]

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 […]