If you’re thinking about starting an orthodontic treatment plan to align your smile, you want to take the time to consider all of your options. While a straighter smile usually leads to improved confidence and better oral health, getting there can be a real struggle if it means dealing with the hassles of bracket and wire braces. For many people, Invisalign alignment tray orthodontics just makes more sense. In this post, we’ll talk about some of the many benefits of treatment with Invisalign and factors that can impact the cost of your treatment plan. For most people who choose treatment with an alignment tray system over traditional braces, the cost of either orthodontic plan will be comparable. Best of all, most dental insurance providers now offer the same coverage for bracket and wire braces and Invisalign, giving you the freedom to choose an orthodontic solution that fits your lifestyle. (more…)
In recent years, more dentists and orthodontists have seen the benefit of providing both phase 1 and phase 2 orthodontic treatments. This combined approach to orthodontics allows our team to eliminate many jaw and skull bone shape and alignment issues while children still have their baby teeth, allowing patients to achieve their desired bite positioning more quickly and comfortably. In this post, we’ll discuss the benefits of a combined phase 1 and phase 2 orthodontic plan to help your child get a flawlessly aligned smile with minimal pain or discomfort. (more…)
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What can I do to make my orthodontic treatment take longer? Said no patient ever. When patients are embarking on a complex and lengthy orthodontic treatment plan, it’s no surprise that they want to do everything they can to make the process go more quickly. Thanks to the innovative Propel accelerated orthodontic system, your dentist can now speed up the orthodontic process for those patients who choose traditional bracket and wire braces or Invisalign and other alignment tray systems. In this post, we’ll discuss how the Propel accelerated orthodontic system and tools can help you achieve the flawless, healthy smile of your dreams more quickly. (more…)
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The American Association of Orthodontists says straight teeth are a personal asset. Plus, good teeth ward off problems with speech, eating, gum disease, TMJ dysfunction and tooth decay. So, if you or a loved one face a crooked smile every time you look in the mirror, take heart.
There’s something cute about a little kid whose smile reveals a mouthful of metal braces. Not so much with an adult. And while as an adult you may not want to deal with the appearance of traditional braces, that doesn’t mean you can’t straighten your teeth. Cosmetic & Family Dentistry in Weatherford, TX, offers Invisalign for patients who want to straighten their teeth less noticeably than with metal braces. (more…)
You always intended to get braces, but now that you’re deep into your professional career the thought of having a mouthful of metal is less than appealing. Well, how do braces that are practically invisible sound to you? Invisalign clear braces can have you smiling during and after treatment. Dr. Deborah Romack and Dr. Garrett Mulkey of Cosmetic and Family Dentistry are building beautiful smiles with Invisalign for patients in Weatherford, TX, and Aledo, TX, as well as the surrounding area. (more…)