If you want a straighter smile but are uncomfortable with the idea of wearing traditional braces, Invisalign is an excellent solution. The advancements in modern orthodontic technology have made it possible for orthodontists to inconspicuously straighten teeth that are crowded, protruding, or widely spaced and move them into a position that is more pleasing to…
Everyone deserves a smile they can be proud of, and many achieve straightened, well-aligned teeth after undergoing orthodontic treatment as a child. But for adults who do not have the privilege of having straight teeth, orthodontics are still an option. In fact, there is no such thing as being too old for orthodontic treatment.
Early (Phase-one) Treatment
At Green Orthodontics, we emphasize the importance of early orthodontic screenings. The American Association of Orthodontists recommends that the first orthodontic visit take place at 7 years of age since some children at this age begin to reveal signs of jaw and or tooth imbalances. Though many children will not need braces or other types…
Clear braces offer an orthodontic treatment option that will align your teeth effectively and quickly, provide an esthetic look during treatment, and correct your specific orthodontic needs. We offer our patients Radiance Plus braces, a clear solution from American Orthodontics that allows our patients to smile confidently while their teeth are being straightened. Radiance Plus…
TMJ: Occlusal Splint/Night Guard Therapy
For patients with disorders of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), splint (night guard) therapy can often deliver much-needed relief. A properly adjusted occlusal splint does more than just protect the teeth. By covering up the areas of the top teeth that normally guide the bottom teeth and jaw into a non-ideal bite, the jaw is able…
Surgical orthodontics addresses issues with jaw alignment. When it is out of alignment, it can affect the bite, as well as the function of the mouth. Some misaligned jaws are may be problematic as theycan cause abnormal wear on the teeth and other secondary symptoms, such as headaches. Also known as orthognathic surgery, surgical alignment…
Location & Hours
2440 Lawrenceville Hwy. Suite 201
Decatur, GA 30033
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