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The Difference Between Orthodontists & Dentists

An orthodontist must first have a doctorate in general dentistry—just like your family dentist. What makes an orthodontist different from your general dentist is the training he or she receives after dental school. An orthodontist receives two to three years of additional training in the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment planning of malocclusion (or “bad bites”) [...]

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What to Expect During Orthodontic Treatment

At your initial exam, the orthodontist will look at your face and teeth and talk to you about your orthodontic needs. Then, the orthodontist takes your records. Orthodontic records include photographs of your face and teeth, x-rays, an intraoral and extraoral exam, and molds of your top and bottom teeth. If the orthodontist recommends bands [...]

By |2017-08-31T10:26:51-05:00July 15th, 2015|About Us, FAQs|0 Comments