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Straighter Smiles for Adults

Do you want straighter teeth but do not want to go through the hassle, time commitment, and visual burden of braces? Have you ever wondered if it’s really worth it for you to take the plunge? If so, you are not alone. This is a very common concern, especially​ for adults. There are so many things going on in our [...]

San Diego Orthodontist

Quick… think back to elementary school. What was THE WORST THING that could’ve happened to you?  Braces!  We’re talking about orthodontics — every young person’s nightmare!  But, with modern dental techniques, the “most awful thing the world” for a teenager has been seriously mitigated.  Take “Invisalign” for example.  San Diego Orthodontist Dr. George has advanced skill and expertise with Invisalign which has earned him an Invisalign Innovator Award, which signifies a progressive approach to improving the Invisalign technique.  Since then, Dr. George has been a Premier Provider of Invisalign, representing a group of only 5% of dentists in America who have superior experience and have had remarkable success with Invisalign. Or consider Dr. George’s trademarked “Straight Teeth in Six Months”.  The procedure is not widely known and few orthodontists can offer this.  Typically an 18-month procedure, Dr. George has been providing what has become known as “fast orthodontics” for over 20 years to great success for thousands of happy patients.  […]

Lingual Braces vs. Traditional Braces

When most people hear the term “Braces Inside the Mouth” they automatically think traditional, front-facing braces, but this leaves out another popular form of braces, lingual braces. Lingual braces, as you may know, are braces placed behind the teeth that perform the same functions as their front-facing counterpart. Many patients ask why they should choose one form of braces treatment versus another, so today we wanted to answer some common questions in regards to lingual and traditional braces that may help guide you towards your decision. […]

By | October 20th, 2014|braces, lingual braces, Orthodontics|0 Comments

Dr. Georgaklis, What Are Lingual Braces?

Lingual braces work like traditional braces but are invisible. The brackets are fastened to the insides – or the “lingual” side – of your teeth and are hidden from view, so no one will know you are wearing them. Lingual braces straighten teeth within the same amount of time metal braces do and according to each patient’s individual need. Lingual braces are great for teens and adult professionals who would benefit from more confidence as a result of the invisibility of lingual braces while maintaining great dental health. […]

By | October 18th, 2014|braces, lingual braces, Orthodontics|0 Comments
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