Take Care of Your Teeth
If you want to keep your teeth and have that beautiful smile well into your golden years, you need to take care of them. Make regular appointments to see your dentist, perform a good, oral hygiene regimen on a daily basis, and eat foods that are healthy for your teeth. As a rule of thumb, fresh produce is a major plus when it comes to your oral health. Apples are excellent for cleaning debris from your teeth after a meal, making them the perfect dessert. No matter how well you take care of your teeth, orthodontic concerns can cause a problem. If they are not aligned properly, it can be tough to keep your teeth clean. An orthodontist can help.
Braces: More than a Cosmetic Improvement
When you think about braces, the main goal is to straighten your teeth and give you a beautiful smile. However, making sure your teeth are in proper alignment will provide you with many benefits down the line. It will be easier to stave off tooth decay and you can avoid other problems, such as a TMJ disorder and sleep apnea. Ask your orthodontist how braces can help you to take care of your smile and look your best.
Fix Your Smile Today
Contact Gorton & Schmohl Orthodontics today to set up your consultation. There’s no reason to put off a visit to our helpful team of professionals. It is our goal to help you make the most of your smile.
When your teeth are aligned properly and your jaw is flowing smoothly, you will find more reasons to flash those pearly whites every day. Let Gorton & Schmohl Orthodontics be your partner in good oral hygiene.
Gorton & Schmohl Orthodontics 900 Larkspur Landing Circle, Suite 200, Larkspur, California 94939 415-459-8006
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.