For Your Smile, Choose an Orthodontic Specialist

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Why visit an Orthodontist?

An orthodontist is a specialist in straightening teeth and aligning jaws. They have advanced training in orthodontics and spend 100% of their time helping patients achieve healthier smiles and better self-esteem by identifying, preventing and treating bad bites (malocclusions).

Make the Right Choice and Choose an Orthodontist!

All orthodontists are dentists first. Out of 100 dental school graduates, only six go on to become orthodontists.

Orthodontist

Specialist in straightening teeth
Specialist in aligning jaws
Has education beyond dental school

Dentist

Cleans teeth
Fixes cavities
Checks general oral health

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Orthodontic treatment doesn’t have to be an obstacle to your everyday life. We want you to keep enjoying your everyday activities, like sports and music!
Sports players need to wear a special mouthguard. And if you played a musical instrument before you got braces, you’ll still be able to do so. Learn more about braces: texasortho.org
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Orthodontic treatment doesn’t have to be an obstacle to your everyday life. We want you to keep enjoying your everyday activities, like sports and music! 
Sports players need to wear a special mouthguard. And if you played a musical instrument before you got braces, you’ll still be able to do so. Learn more about braces:  https://texasortho.org

On average, you will see the orthodontist about every six to ten weeks during treatment. This allows the orthodontist to make the changes needed, keep an eye on the progress of your treatment, and monitor the health of your teeth and gums. For more information, visit: www.texasortho.org/ ... See MoreSee Less

On average, you will see the orthodontist about every six to ten weeks during treatment. This allows the orthodontist to make the changes needed, keep an eye on the progress of your treatment, and monitor the health of your teeth and gums. For more information, visit:  https://www.texasortho.org/

Your child’s bite development is important and should first be examined between the age of five to seven. This is the age range in which children start to get their permanent teeth. By having an orthodontic exam, you can make sure there are no bite or development issues that need to be addressed. To learn more visit:
www.texasortho.org/how-to-ensure-your-childs-bite-is-developing-properly/
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Your child’s bite development is important and should first be examined between  the age of five to seven. This is the age range in which children start to get their permanent teeth. By having an orthodontic exam, you can make sure there are no bite or development issues that need to be addressed. To learn more visit:
https://www.texasortho.org/how-to-ensure-your-childs-bite-is-developing-properly/
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