Orthodontists are dental specialists who focus on dental and facial abnormalities. This usually takes 2-3 years of additional training. As an orthodontist, Dr. Leite is able to straighten teeth, correct misaligned jaw structure, and improve the function of your smile.
Orthodontics is a specialized form of dentistry that helps people achieve the smile of their dreams by working to correct any physical characteristics that may be causing issues in the alignment of teeth. Dr. Leite has significant training in this specialized area of dentistry and loves to help people achieve the smile of their dreams!
An orthodontist might suggest a number of different techniques as they work to correct any smile abnormalities. For example, Dr. Leite might suggest:
Orthodontics for Adults
It's important to know that orthodontics is a practice that can be applied at any age: it's not just for kids! In fact, many adults are able to achieve the smile they've always wanted by meeting with Dr. Leite to discuss a treatment plan that will correct any concerns with their smile.