You Can Smile More When Your Teeth Are Straight
Debasish Mridha is a physician who believes you should smile more to have additional daily happiness. Studies reveal that when someone smiles, his body will release chemicals that reduce depression. By smiling more, you will also attract other people who are happy. If you are too self-conscious to smile because you have crooked teeth, then wearing braces or aligners can change your life. Orthodontic treatment is appropriate for children, teenagers, and adults who have mild to serious malocclusions of their teeth. To learn more about the orthodontic treatments that are available, you should call an orthodontist to schedule your first appointment.
An Orthodontic Examination Is Fast and Easy
An examination from an orthodontist requires about one hour, and you will have your teeth X-rayed before a physical examination. With computer software, it is possible to see how your teeth might look with or without orthodontic treatment. This will help you decide if undergoing orthodontic treatment is a good option for your overall health. If you have minor misalignments of your teeth, then Invisalign aligners are appropriate for your teeth. Alternatively, you might need to undergo treatment with brackets and wires instead to fix major malocclusions.
Schedule an Appointment Today
To learn more about orthodontic treatment, contact McDermott Orthodontics in Minnesota to schedule an appointment. Dr. Michael McDermott offers free consultations at several locations, including:
• Delano – 763-972-4444
• Pequot Lakes – 218-568-5600
• Brainerd – 218-829-1630
• Baxter – 218-829-1630
Our orthodontist has been providing examinations to adults, teenagers, and children for over 15 years, using these devices:
• Damon System – made with self-ligating brackets
• Ceramic Braces – color-matching brackets
• Invisalign – aligners made from durable clear plastic
At our orthodontic office, patients are fitted with aligners after we use the iTero scanner to create molds. Our patients can also request an Acceledent Aura device to use at home to reduce their treatment time. Call us today to schedule your free consultation at McDermott Orthodontics.
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.