This easy treatment can correct your front teeth and give you a beautiful natural straight smile without changing your tooth structure.
Orthodontics can also often be part of the process to start creating your new smile. Crooked teeth are very difficult to clean, making them more prone to decay and gum disease. Although we can align your teeth with crowns and veneers, Dr Berera may suggest some initial straightening to ensure that your porcelain work will last as long as possible without any potential complications.
Initial straightening may also be necessary if you want to replace a missing tooth with a dental implant. You may have also lost a tooth a while ago, causing surrounding teeth to drift and move into the gap. In order to place an implant, there needs to be enough space between the teeth. Orthodontics can easily regain the space that you need to place your implant and restore your mouth back to its full potential.
The good news is you don’t need to see a separate orthodontist; Dr Berera enjoys orthodontics as part of her general practice, and is able to offer a few different options: