Category: orthodontics

Deciding Between Braces And Invisalign

Riverside, CA, dentist offers orthodontic treatment including braces and invisalign

In our previous blog, we discussed the many benefits that orthodontic care can offer. Straightening your smile can improve its appearance, boost your confidence, and better your oral health for the long term. While these benefits can be exciting, it can also be overwhelming to know which treatment option is right for you. Today, your… Read more »

Orthodontic Care Offers More Than Improvements To Your Appearance

Riverside, CA dentist offers orthodontic care for patients

For most patients, orthodontic treatment may be a helpful way to improve your smile’s symmetry. Braces or Invisalign can be used to adjust your teeth, correct overcrowding, or target poor spacing. However, orthodontic care offers several more benefits as well. Today, your Riverside Dental Group team is here to explore the many benefits that this… Read more »

Address Alignment Concerns Early With Phase One Treatment

Riverside, CA, dental group offers phase one or interceptive treatment for kids

In our last blog, we discussed the various types of orthodontic treatment available for patients. Each option presents its own benefits that can help fit your specific needs. Before starting the process of straightening your smile, your child may need to go through interceptive treatment to ensure that their jaw has properly developed first. Today,… Read more »

Choosing Your Orthodontic Treatment Method

Riverside, CA, dentist offers braces or Invisalign

  Your Riverside, CA, dental team offers a variety of orthodontic treatment options because every patient has unique needs and preferences. Younger patients may benefit from traditional braces, and teenagers or adults may prefer a more discreet option. In today’s blog, we will be discussing the methods available.

Interceptive Treatment Prepares Your Child For Braces

Riverside, CA, dentist offers phase one interceptive care

Did you know that we can evaluate orthodontic concerns before your child begins wearing braces? This stage of care allows for concerns such as overcrowding or jaw misalignment to be addressed early. As a result, it can shorten the time that your little one has to wear braces. Your Riverside, CA, dental team is here… Read more »

Three Reasons You Should Straighten Your Smile

Riverside, CA, dentist offers orthodntic treatment for kids and adults

Do you have unevenly spaced teeth, a bad bite, or crooked teeth? These issues can make your grin appear asymmetrical and may make you feel self-conscious of your appearance. A poorly aligned smile can also cause problems for your oral health. If you have been putting off orthodontic treatment out of worry that it will… Read more »

I’m An Adult – Is It Too Late For Orthodontics?

It is recommended that your first orthodontic visit should be around the age of seven years old. These early consultations allow for preliminary treatment, such as spacers or retainers, to help shorten the patient’s treatment time. By the time these patients reach their adulthood, they will have straight teeth. However, if you were unable to… Read more »

Braces Can Offer Straighter Smiles

When you have serious misalignment, this could impact the overall health and function of your smile, along with causing issues with overall smile beauty too. With this traditional orthodontic system, our team can offer a solution that straightens teeth and improves oral health. In today’s blog, your team at Dental Associates of Riverside in CA… Read more »

Why We Use Retainers After Braces

Even after you have straightened your teeth with braces or Invisalign, there is a chance they can become misaligned. That is why after your initial orthodontic treatment, proper precautions must be taken. Permanent or removable retainers will be created for you depending on your needs. In today’s blog, your Riverside Dental Group in California will… Read more »

All About Interceptive Treatment

Did you know that there are steps necessary starting orthodontics? Many people may be led to believe that when their child is ready for braces, they can visit the orthodontist and begin treatment. However, in some cases, they may need extra help before starting the alignment process. This may include the use of space maintainers… Read more »