Many people don’t know the difference between an orthodontist and a dentist, but there are a few! Dr. Kim Wass is a Board Certified Orthodontist. Find out why choosing an orthodontist is the best choice for your orthodontic treatment!
To Get the Healthiest Smile You Can!
An orthodontist is an expert in the field. This expertise comes from the extensive education they receive. There are 3 steps in an orthodontist’s education: college, dental school, and an orthodontic residency program. Only those to successfully complete this education may call themselves “orthodontists”. Choosing an orthodontist to straighten your teeth will ensure you get the best results possible. An orthodontist can help make sure you are able to chew, bite, and speak correctly.
To Gain Confidence – Feel Good About Your Smile
An orthodontist understands how your teeth, jaw, and facial muscles work together. Straightening your teeth can not only lead to a healthy mouth, but it can also lead to a healthy life. We all want to feel good about ourselves, and our appearance is a part of that. An improvement in oral health can lead to a confident smile!
To Get Specialized Treatment
When it comes to your health, you deserve the best. With years of training in the specialized field of orthodontics, you can be sure that you are getting top quality treatment. This knowledge and experience allows you to get the best results possible.
To Correct Common Bite Problems
An orthodontist’s goal is to help you achieve a healthy bite. There are quite a few components that make up your bite, including teeth, jaws, gums, and muscles. An orthodontist understands how all these components work, and how to correct common bite problems. You may seek out an orthodontist to help straighten your front teeth, decrease spacing between teeth, or even if you are experiencing jaw pain. An orthodontist will create a treatment plan that will help make sure all these separate elements are positioned properly. The result will be improved ability to eat, chew, and speak properly!
To Ensure You Get the Right Orthodontic Treatment
There are a variety of treatment options available to patients, including Invisalign, metal braces, clear braces, and lingual braces. Each of these technologies have their own purpose. An orthodontist can identify the problem, and then recommend the best treatment option available for you. Orthodontist use these tools every day. This is the level of experience you deserve as a patient!
Find out how orthodontic treatment can help you! Talk to Dr. Wass today to discuss possible options to getting you straighter, healthier teeth. Contact our Ames, or Nevada Iowa orthodontist office today!