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Botox as a Treatment for TMJ

When most people hear the word “Botox,” they automatically think of the skin-tightening procedure as purely cosmetic, however Botox can actually be a solution for TMJ. TMJ, which is the dysfunction of the the temporomandibular joint, affects millions of people every day, many of whom do not even realize they have the disorder. Myofacial TMD is a specific type that [...]

A Straight Smile in just 6 Months with Rapid Braces

Braces are one of the most effective ways to achieve straight teeth and the smile you have always wanted. However, one of the most common concerns about getting braces is the time commitment involved. Depending on the patient’s needs, braces can take years and multiple sessions to complete. This is where rapid braces come in. Rapid braces, or “six month [...]

Straight Teeth in 6 Months: “Fast, Safe and Affordable Orthodontics” in La Jolla

Many people have suffered through grueling and long experiences with braces to straighten their teeth, but that all changes with Straight Teeth in Six Months created by Dr. George’s orthodontics in La Jolla. No more extended and pain-staking braces that take a year or more to correct your teeth alignment. Dr. Georgaklis has been providing this amazing Straight Teeth in [...]

6 Month Braces in San Diego and Other Treatment Options

Do you dream of a straighter, healthier, or younger looking smile? Orthodontic treatment can have tremendous health and cosmetic benefits. It can also make you more self-confident and willing to take on new challenges. However, because there are a number of treatment options, selecting the right one can feel overwhelming. For example, are you better suited to traditional or 6 month braces at our San Diego practice? Of course, the best way to determine your candidacy for La Jolla 6 month braces is to schedule a consultation with your dentist. Nevertheless, it is important to know all about your various choices, so you can make an informed decision regarding your dental care. […]

By | January 28th, 2015|accelerated orthodontics, braces, Orthodontics|0 Comments

5 Ways to Find the Best Dentist in San Diego

Your dental health significantly affects your overall wellness, and your smile impacts your whole appearance. Therefore, when you are choosing a dental care provider for your family, you want to choose the best dentist in La Jolla. You do not want someone who will rush you through the office without listening to your concerns. Dr. George Georgaklis offers the personalized attention that you and your family deserve. He also provides a full selection of treatments using the latest technology and an individualized approach. In fact, he has been recognized as a best dentist in San Diego by a number of institutions, including San Diego Magazine and the San Diego Chamber of Commerce. […]

San Diego Dentist Answers Short-Term Orthodontics FAQs

If your New Year’s resolution is to improve your smile and straighten your teeth, your San Diego dentist makes it easier than ever to stick to your goals. Thanks to his patented Straight Teeth in Six MonthsSM treatment, you could enjoy a stunning, healthy smile by June! Using clear brackets and wires, your La Jolla dentist can correct misalignment, reduce your risk for TMJ Disorder, and prevent dental decay. A true leader in the field, Dr. George Georgaklis has had great success with this innovative treatment, which has been featured in Dentistry Today. Before you undergo orthodontic care, it is important to be as informed about your treatment as possible. Read on for some commonly asked questions regarding short-term braces. […]

5 Reasons to Choose San Diego Short-Term Braces

Like many adults, you may long for a straighter smile. You may never have had braces as a child, or your teeth have since shifted, leaving you feeling self-conscious about your grin. Whatever the reason, you dream of a straighter smile that you can share with confidence. However, you may also dread the thought of braces, and you would almost rather deal with crooked teeth than with several years of orthodontic care. If this sounds familiar, you may be an excellent candidate for La Jolla short-term braces. This type of braces works much like traditional braces, but thanks to advanced treatment planning, they can transform your smile in about six months. At your first consultation, Dr. Georgaklis can determine whether you are a good candidate for San Diego short-term braces. […]

By | December 8th, 2014|accelerated orthodontics, braces, Orthodontics|0 Comments

6 Things that Make Dr. Georgaklis Stand Apart

If you are searching for truly outstanding dental care, you do not want to walk into just any dental office. You want a practitioner who offers clinical excellence, advanced technology, and true compassion. Dr. George Georgaklis provides all of this and more. That is why he consistently receives some of the best dentist reviews in the San Diego area. When you undergo treatment at our office, you will receive gentle care, tailored to meet your dental needs and enhance your overall wellness. In fact, at Dr. Georgaklis’ office, you will enjoy many benefits that other area practitioners simply cannot provide. […]

Orthodontics Quiz: Which Treatment Is Right for You?

As one of the area’s leading orthodontic dentists, Dr. George Georgaklis offers a variety of treatment options. You can choose from traditional braces, Invisalign®, and accelerated teeth straightening at his San Diego office. Although each of these treatments can be extremely effective orthodontics, the right one for you will depend on your lifestyle, budget, personal preferences, and, of course, your health needs. Dr. Gerogaklis will provide a complete exam and consultation to help you choose the right treatment for your smile. In the meantime, take this quick quiz to begin learning about your treatment options and which one may benefit you. […]

By | November 21st, 2014|accelerated orthodontics, braces, Orthodontics|0 Comments

Are You a Candidate for Straight Teeth in Six Months?

Like many adults and teens, you may feel quite self-conscious about your crooked or gapped teeth. Your misaligned smile may even be holding you back in some area of your life. Perhaps you avoid smiling in social settings, or maybe you stay away from public speaking at work. Either way, you know you could benefit from orthodontic treatment, but you are a bit concerned about spending an extended period of time with metal braces. Fortunately, Dr. George Georgaklis offers Straight Teeth in Six MonthsSM at his San Diego practice. Accelerated orthodontics can be a very effective – and subtle – treatment option, but it is not right for everyone. Read on to find out if you are a candidate for Straight Teeth in Six MonthsSM . […]

By | November 18th, 2014|accelerated orthodontics, Orthodontics|0 Comments

Are Short Term Braces Right for You?

As you explore options for your orthodontic treatment, questions are going to arise. We are commonly asked by patients “how long will I have to wear braces?” and “how do I know what orthodontic treatment is right for me?” Most dentists will tell you that braces are worn for 18-24 months, however my signature “Straight Teeth in Six Months” treatment has proven to provide timely and affordable results for my patients. Here are several types of patients that are a good fit for short term braces procedures. […]

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