A smile is easy to give and costs no money
Everyone can do it. It’s a gift that feels as good to the giver as it does to the person who receives it. A smile from a stranger warms the heart and is universally understood all over the world. Sometimes it really makes someone’s day go from sad to happy with the simple movement of some facial muscles.
With smiles being so important in life
They need to always look great. In order to look great, the teeth need to be white and straight. An Orthodontist is a doctor who treats misaligned teeth, and sometimes jaws, to ensure a perfect and healthy smile. No matter what age a patient is, teen or adult, braces can boost smiling power and the health of the mouth.
Examinations of the mouth
For proper alignment can begin as early as age 7 With digital x-rays, an orthodontist can view adult teeth prior to their emergence. Correction, done early, can save time and money.
Most people do not require orthodontic work until their adult, or secondary teeth, come in. With the use of orthodontic appliances, crooked teeth, badly spaced or crowded teeth, and improper bites can be repaired. Over time, the braces slowly force the teeth to grow in the desired direction.
Metal and clear options
Are popular for their ability to move teeth somewhat faster, although Invisalign is nearly invisible. Invisalign correction involves a removable custom fit device that is virtually undetectable. It can be cleaned and used as a retainer. It is best for those whose orthodontic issues are less severe and an orthodontist will discuss all pertinent details with each patient after a full examination.
It’s never too late for a beautiful smile. Review our website and call for an appointment to see how you can get a perfect smile, too.
It only takes a split second to smile and forget, yet to someone that needed it, it can last a lifetime. ― Steve Maraboli
13046 Falcon Drive
Baxter, MN 56425
Dr. Michael McDermott earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in both Chemistry and Biology from St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN. He followed his undergraduate degrees with a doctorate in dental surgery at the University of Minnesota, where he graduated with highest distinction.
Dr. Mike then furthered his dental education by earning a masters and certificate in Orthodontics at the University of St. Louis in Missouri.