A famous writer believed that people shouldn’t cry when something is over but that they should smile because it happened. This is excellent advice, but if you have crooked teeth, then you might avoid smiling. Fortunately, you can visit an orthodontist to have your smile improved with braces or Invisalign aligners. Orthodontic treatment is a good choice for any adult, teenager or child who has misaligned teeth. In many cases, you only need to wear orthodontic devices for one year to see a noticeable improvement in your smile. However, the only way to learn about the type of treatment that you require is by having an examination.
Improve Your Health With Orthodontic Treatment
An examination at an orthodontic office is easy because an orthodontist will have top-of-the-line diagnostic equipment. After the examination is over, you can look at the medical images to see what your facial structure looks like. With computer software, it is also possible to learn how your smile will look after an orthodontic treatment repairs your bite. If you find it difficult to chew fresh vegetables or fruit, then having your teeth straightened can make it easier to enjoy a healthier diet on a daily basis.
Call Us Today To Schedule an Appointment
When you live in Larkspur, Calif., you can schedule an appointment with Gorton & Schmohl Orthodontics. At our facility, you can have an examination from one of these orthodontists:
• Dr. Jeff Nichelini
• Dr. Bill Schmohl
• Dr. Jasmine Gorton
Patients can undergo treatment with a variety of orthodontic devices, including:
• Braces with colors – great for children and teenagers
• Damon clear – clear brackets that are nearly invisible
• Retainers – used to make minor adjustments to teeth
• Invisalign aligners – clear aligners that are removable
We also offer WowSmiles and Acceledent options to our orthodontic patients. Schedule an appointment by calling 415-459-8006 today.
Gorton & Schmohl Orthodontics
900 Larkspur Landing Circle,Suite 200 Larkspur CA 94939 Tel: (415)-459-8006
Nothing Shakes the Smiling Heart
Dr. Jasmine Gorton, a Bay Area native, graduated from UC Berkeley with Bachelor degrees in both Integrative Biology and Social Sciences and then went on to graduate from Harvard with honors for her Doctorate in Dental Medicine.
She continued her education at UCSF with a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Growth and Development, followed by an Orthodontic Residency with a Master of Science in Oral Biology.
She is Board Certified in Orthodontics. She received the American Association of Orthodontics Award for Craniofacial Research and the Harvard Odontological Society Award for Excellence in Research. Her work on preventing decay around braces has been published in the American Journal of Orthodontics.