Orthodontic Dentistry

Orthodontic Dentistry in Richmond Hill


Improve Your Smile with Orthodontics

We all want a beautiful, healthy smile. If you have dental issues that make you self-conscious about your smile, orthodontic treatment can improve the way you look and feel. Once your treatment is complete, you’ll enjoy the smile you’ve always dreamt of, along with the confidence to show it off.

Michael Foo Dental Clinic has been practicing orthodontic dentistry in Richmond Hill for more than 20 years. Our friendly and personalized approach to dental correction through orthodontics is available to the whole family. Our treatments improve your oral health through advanced diagnostic tools and technology. From the latest products and techniques to traditional solutions, we offer options for every age and goal.

How Do I Know If I Need Orthodontic Treatment?

Only your dentist can determine whether you would benefit from orthodontic treatment. Having any of the following conditions may necessitate it:

  • ● Underbite
  • ● Overbite
  • ● Misplaced Midline
  • ● Open Bite
  • ● Crossbite
  • ● Crowding
  • ● Spacing

Our experts recommend preventive dental care for all ages. By correcting issues before they turn into serious problems, you avoid potential long-term complications. Proper prevention can also go a long way towards ensuring your teeth stay healthy for years.

Why It’s a Good Idea to See an Orthodontist

Oral health is for our overall well-being and requires proper attention. Here are ways you may benefit from an orthodontist.

  1. 1. Better Nutrition

If your teeth aren’t in proper alignment, it may prevent you from chewing certain foods properly. Eliminating these food groups can lead to nutritional deficiencies. This, in turn, raises your risk of various illnesses. Correcting your bite problems allows you to enjoy all foods and the nutrition they have to offer.

  1. 2. Improve Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction

Bite problems can lead to temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dysfunction. This disorder affects the hinge joints on either side of your jaw. It causes joint pain/stiffness, a cracking or popping sound when you open or close your mouth and difficulty chewing. It can also result in temporary locking of the jaw. By realigning your teeth, these painful symptoms can be avoided.

If you’ve been considering orthodontic treatment, visit our clinic in Richmond Hill. Your comfort and satisfaction are our top priorities. To schedule an appointment, call us at 905-771-0788 or request online.

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  • Date:
    2020 Mar 28
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