Types of Braces
Pitts 21 Braces
First and only self-ligating system that provides 3D control earlier and throughout treatment.
Revolutionary square wire finishing uses 30-40% lighter forces* with greater control, comfort, and sliding mechanics.
The progressive slot provides an intelligent balance of control and freedom of movement.
Predictable finishes in as few as 4 wires. CLICK HERE TO SEE VIDEO
Ceramic braces are made of clear materials and are therefore less visible on your teeth than metal braces. For this reason, ceramic braces are used mainly on older teenagers and adult patients who have cosmetic concerns. While they are visually less prominent, they do require more attention to oral hygiene as ceramic braces are larger and are more brittle than their metal counterparts. For these reasons, ceramic braces tend to be used more on upper front teeth than on lower teeth.
Imagine orthodontic treatment without braces and wires. With Invisalign you can straighten your teeth with a series of clear, removable, comfortable aligners. With invisalign you’ll receive the same results in the same amount of time as braces with NO additional cost…READ MORE Click here to learn more about Invisalign.
Lazin Liners (in-house clear aligner system)
Brand new this Fall, Lazin Liners are clear aligners that straighten your teeth without braces and wires. What does this mean? It means you receive the quality and top-notch results of a product like Invisalign with the easy and affordability of a do-it-yourself (DIY) product like Smile Direct Club. Dr. Lazin and his team make the aligners at the office using our 3D printer.
What is TMJ/TMD and why does it matter to you? Temporomandibular Disorder is a condition where the joints in your jaw become sore and movement is restricted. Millions of Americans suffer from chronic face and neck pains as well as recurring headaches. These can all be signs of a TMD/TMJ condition that may require treatment… READ MORE
Orthodontics is designed to reposition and straighten teeth, but in some cases, surgical orthodontics may be needed to correct more severe jaw irregularities. Surgical orthodontics is used to straighten the jaw into alignment, often improving a patient's ability to chew, speak, and breathe. Braces are often worn in conjunction with orthodontic surgery to make sure the teeth stay in the proper position as well… READ MORE