Orthodontic Fact #11

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Orthodontic Fact #11 “In 1000 BC, the ancient Greeks fashioned a catgut or metal strips with goat or sheep intestines to correct teeth deformities. Be thankful that you are living in the 20th century.”

If you are considering braces, here’s an orthodontic fact. Back in 1000 BC, the ancient Greeks dabbled in orthodontics. They used catgut or sheep and goat intestines with metal strips. Modern advances should make you feel grateful to be living in today’s world. When you take a trip to the orthodontist, you will discover that your options are wide open to address a host of issues with your teeth.

Find the Solution that Works for You

Whether you have unsightly gaps, crowding, or problems with your bite, Nalchajian Orthodontics has an answer to your orthodontic concerns. Thanks to new technology, you can take advantage of clear aligners like Invisalign or opt for braces that have clear brackets. You can also choose to wear your braces on the back of your teeth. Each individual case is unique. Your orthodontist will be able to determine the best treatment plan that will work for you. You will be able to discuss the advantages of each type of orthodontic correction. If you would like an alternative that is less obvious, clear aligners could be the best path to take. They are practically invisible, removable, and comfortable to wear.

Expert Care

Nalchajian Orthodontics offers an opportunity to receive expert dental care from a Fresno orthodontist or Clovis orthodontist with an evaluation concerning needing braces to have a more attractive appearance and a stronger bite. Patients can choose between two experts at Nalchajian Orthodontics facilities, including:

Dr. Greg Nalchajian
Dr. Nicole Nalchajian

All ages of patients are welcomed at Nalchajian Orthodontics to learn if plastic aligners or metal braces are necessary to straighten teeth or decrease unsightly gaps. Call to schedule an appointment today, or contact Nalchajian Orthodontics with our online form.

Nalchajian Orthodontics
7501 N Fresno St, Suite 105, Fresno, CA 93720
Phone: (559) 432 7100

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