Kammerman Orthodontics Garden City

Can Orthodontic Treatment Improve Oral Health?

Whilst it is true that Orthodontic treatment is mainly about aesthetics and helping you to have great looking teeth and a fantastic smile, there are also benefits to your general oral health. Teeth that are correctly aligned will be much easier to brush and floss effectively. There are other factors also, If you have uneven […]

What Are The Advantages of InBrace?

InBrace provides you with the same benefits of conventional braces with one distinct difference. It is designed to be invisible. It does this by being placed behind your teeth pulling then inwards rather than pushing them from the front. Conventional braces are generally placed on the outside face of the teeth meaning they will be […]

Can Adults Benefit From Orthodontic Treatment

Whilst it is true that orthodontic treatment is more common in children and young adults, it can be very effective at any age. In most cases the very same treatment methods an procedures will apply to all patients regardless of age. As an adult, if you believe orthodontic treatment would benefit you we advise you […]

Do I Need Orthodontic Treatment?

Not everyone needs orthodontic treatment. Some people are very fortunate and have great teeth and a perfect natural smile. Perhaps you are one of these very lucky individuals. You may however feel that you are not so lucky. Perhaps your smile could be better or your teeth are not as straight as you would like […]

What Age Should My Child First Visit an Orthodontist?

The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) recommends that children visit an Orthodontist by the age of 7 years. For most children orthodontic treatment is not needed until all or most of their permanent teeth have come into the mouth. In my office early treatment is used to intercept and correct the following problems. You can […]

Do aligners work as well as normal braces?

Aligners are incredibly effective at correcting certain orthodontic issues but they are just one of the many devices that are available to your orthodontist. An orthodontist is a trained professional and has the knowledge and experience to determine what type of orthodontic device will work best for your situation. In orthodontics there is no “one […]

Can you get braces without visiting an orthodontist?

There are companies (mainly online) that do offer brace systems whilst claiming you do not need to visit an orthodontist. Generally you pay them and they provide you with a local location where you can have a scan carried out. You then receive your aligners in the post. This all sounds very convenient but is […]

What makes InBrace different?

InBrace is an orthodontic straightening device with a difference. The biggest difference is their placement. InBrace braces are places behind your teeth making them “invisible”. This means you get all the benefits of braces without the drawback of having a visible device in your mouth. InBrace is a bespoke solution for each individual. Your Orthodontist […]

What should you do if you damage your braces?

If you damage your orthodontic braces it is extremely important that you call your orthodontist office as soon as possible to make an appointment. Braces are precision devices that are specifically designed to correct your teeth. If the brace becomes damaged, they will not be as effective as intended. In some cases, it can apply […]

What is the difference between an orthodontist and a dentist?

A dentist is the person you would go and see to have your regular checkups and take care of your general oral health. It is important that you have regular checkups carried out by a dentist so they can treat any issues you may have and keep your teeth in their best health. An orthodontist […]