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Cosmetic Dentistry in La Jolla

Cosmetic dentistry is vital for a variety of reasons including injuries to the mouth, chipped teeth, crooked teeth, discolored teeth, oversized gums and for those who simply would love to have a better smile and appearance. Depending on the severity of your mouths current condition or the goals you have going into cosmetic dentistry there a numerous options to create [...]

5 Unexpected Benefits of Adult Braces

If you are considering a visit to your San Diego orthodontist, you may hesitate, believing you are too old for orthodontic care. Although you dislike your crooked smile, you feel that you would be even more embarrassed spending months with braces on your teeth. “No,” you think. “I’m too old for that. Braces are for teens or young adults who have not yet reached their professional stride.” The truth is that more and more adults are enjoying the immense benefits of braces. Orthodontic treatment will not only improve your appearance – it could have untold benefits for your overall quality of life. Additionally, your La Jolla orthodontist offers many different treatment options. Therefore, you may be able to enjoy these benefits with no need for noticeable metal braces. […]

By | November 24th, 2014|braces, Invisalign, Orthodontics|0 Comments

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 Clear Braces Right for You?

As a renowned orthodontic expert, Dr. George Georgaklis offers several different options to achieve a straighter and healthier smile. Like many patients, you may be wondering about Invisalign® vs. braces at our San Diego practice. Both treatment options can successfully treat a range of orthodontic issues. However, you may be more suited to one treatment over the other, depending on your health needs, personality, budget, and several additional factors. At your consultation, your La Jolla orthodontist will explain more about Invisalign® vs. braces, and he will help you select the right treatment for your needs. […]

By | November 13th, 2014|braces, Invisalign, Orthodontics|0 Comments

6 Reasons to Consider Invisalign®

Misaligned teeth can be a huge burden. Not only do they impact the look of your smile; they can also affect your overall oral health and even your facial structure. Fortunately, Dr. Georgaklis offers a full range of orthodontic treatments. Traditional braces, lingual braces, and six-month orthodontics are all available at our practice. La Jolla Invisalign® is another state-of-the-art treatment that may be a great option for your smile. This treatment uses a set of custom-fabricated aligners to straighten your teeth and improve your bite alignment. If you are researching your orthodontic options, there are a number of reasons to consider Invisalign®. At your initial consultation, Dr. Georgaklis will determine your candidacy for this treatment, and he will explain the many benefits of clear braces. The advantages include: […]

By | November 6th, 2014|Invisalign, Orthodontics|0 Comments

Invisalign Series 2 – Types of Cases Invisalign Can Treat

Welcome to the second post in our Invisalign series. Our first post covered the basics of Invisalign®, and now we are going to explore a variety of different cases and scenarios for which Invisalign® may be the optimal solution. […]

By | October 20th, 2014|Invisalign, Orthodontics|0 Comments

Invisalign® Cost San Diego

Invisalign® is a technology that uses clear alignment trays to straighten teeth quickly and discretely. It has been steadily gaining popularity since its release to the public in 2000. Today it is used by patients of all ages that wish to correct the alignment of their teeth without having to use braces or perform cosmetic dentistry. […]

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

The Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment with Dr. Georgaklis

We have all seen celebrities such as Tom Cruise and Gwen Stefani wearing braces. When you see a celebrity wearing braces one would assume that it is so they will look good on the silver screen or the next cover of a magazine. While a perfectly straight smile will make you more confident and improve your appearance, there are far more important health reasons to have orthodontic treatment besides a beautiful smile. When teeth are properly aligned they are easier to keep clean and less prone to tooth decay, developing gum desease and tooth loss. In addition, proper bite alignment makes it easier for you to bite, chew and speak.  […]

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

Invisalign® Series Post 1 – San Diego Invisalign® Basics

Welcome! This post is the first in our new blog series all about Invisalign®. At Dr. George’s blog we have a passion to provide you (the reader) with relevant and helpful information that will assist you in making the right decisions for your dental health. Therefore, if you are finally ready to fix that front tooth that has always embarrassed you or if you are prepared to invest in a better smile then please read on. […]

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

Invisalign at our La Jolla Office

Invisalign® is the Invisible Alternative to Braces Rather than the metal brackets and wires of the past, the Invisalign® system consists of a series of clear plastic aligner trays. The aligners are made of a sturdy plastic that will not break or warp while in place. The Invisalign® aligners are worn at all times save for when eating and drinking or when cleaning the teeth. These Invisalign® aligners will not cause irritation to the lips and can be cleaned easily. […]

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

La Jolla Orthodontics

At Cosmetic Dentistry & Orthodontics of San Diego, we offer comprehensive orthodontic care with a focus on comfort and effectiveness of treatment. When you visit our office, we will strive to ensure that the appearance of your smile is quickly enhanced and that your dental health will endure for years to come. […]

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