Do you or a loved one have crooked, misaligned, gapped, overcrowded or otherwise malpositioned teeth? Looking for family orthodontics near you? At Koren Family Dental, we are proud to offer orthodontic treatment for the whole family! Our Raritan Orthodontist is always accepting new smiles and would be happy to get you on the schedule for an orthodontist appointment to determine if braces are the right option for you and your smile.
Did you know that malpositioned bites and teeth can impact more than just your appearance? When it comes to having crooked, twisted, misaligned, gapped, overcrowded or otherwise imperfect teeth in your smile, it can actually make it more difficult to care for your smile, leaving areas where debris, bacteria, and plaque can thrive, increasing your risk of tooth decay, cavities, infections, and even gum disease. Malpositioned teeth and bites can also impact the function of your smile, making it more difficult to properly chew and eat food, speak and a range of other things.
The goal of orthodontic treatment is to gently shift the teeth and bite into a more desirable position. Depending upon which form of orthodontics you select, treatment can take anywhere from 6 months to 3 years. During treatment, specialized orthodontic appliances are used to move teeth and alter the appearance and placement of the teeth.
When it comes to having malpositioned bites or teeth, there are various benefits to seeking a dentist orthodontist for treatment, which include:
Ready to visit our Raritan orthodontist? Contact Koren Family Dental today, our orthodontist in NJ would be more than happy to evaluate your smile and overall oral health to determine if orthodontic treatment is the best option for you.
Dr. Jonathan Koren is the dental care provider at Koren Family Dental in Raritan, also serving Bridgewater, New Jersey. As a practicing dentist for more than two decades,