We are committed to improving the quality of life of our patients by enhancing their facial balance and creating beautiful smiles. We offer exceptional and customized care in a friendly, modern and peaceful environment. We firmly believe in clinical excellence and constant professional upgrading. In order to guarantee the highest quality of treatment we use the most innovative techniques and the most sophisticated materials available.We hope to have the privilege of working with you and your family in the future.
The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that the first visit to the orthodontic office should be done before age 7. At this time the first molars have grown out and a posterior occlusal relationship has occurred. On many occasions treatment is not necessary at this time, but in other cases an intervention needs to be done to avoid problems that will be difficult to correct in a posterior stage.
An early treatment gives the orthodontist the opportunity to:
More and more adults today are seeking orthodontic treatment to improve their smile. Around 25% of orthodontic patients are adults. This increase is due to the esthetic requirements of modern society and the adult oriented treatment alternatives that can be found today.
Contrary to what many people think, there is no risk in adult orthodontic treatment. The process which allows teeth to move can occur in any period of life, so basically there is no age limit to improve the smile.
Along with esthetic changes, adult treatment can produce significant functional and periodontal benefits that can decrease the occurrence of tooth wear, bone loss, tooth decay and TMD’s.
Metal Brackets: Metal Brackets are made of high-grade stainless steel and are bonded to the front surface of the teeth. They’re small, effective and comfortable. To engage the wires colored elastomeric modules can be used and the patient can feel free to choose his favorite color. Metal Brackets are ideal for children and adolescents.
Esthetic Brackets: These brackets are made with porcelain that resembles the color of the teeth. They are bonded to the front surface of the teeth. These types of brackets are an excellent choice for adult treatment.
Invisalign: This system consists in a series of invisible aligners that have been generated by computer simulation to gradually move teeth. Invisalign eliminates the need to bond brackets.