Three Questions for Your Orthodontist

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Orthodontics can seem extremely complicated or even overwhelming for some patients near Mohegan Lake. But Glaser Orthodontics believes his patients should feel at ease throughout the entire orthodontic treatment process. That is why we have created this cheat sheet to ask the orthodontist and help answer all your questions about orthodontics:

1. At what age should my child or I seek orthodontic treatment?

Dr. Glaser says that the answer to this is that there is no right answer – every individual is different, so his or her mouth will be ready for orthodontic treatment at different times as well. Glaser Orthodontics does however suggest bringing in your child around age 7, when the teeth are starting to fully come in and protrude. This will allow Dr. Glaser and the team at Glaser Orthodontics to stay on top of any problems before they become big issues! Additionally, Glaser Orthodontics specializes in providing treatment to both children and adults, so there is no age limit. Stop by our office near Mohegan Lake whenever you are ready to reinvent your smile.

2. How do I know which kind of braces are right for me?

The answer to this is simple – you don’t have to know! When you come to our office near Mohegan Lake for an appointment, Dr. Glaser and the team will examine your mouth and evaluate what will need to be done in terms of length and complexity of the treatment. Then, Dr. Glaser will work with you to decide which kind of braces best suits your lifestyle. So don’t worry, Glaser Orthodontics will help figure out what is right for you, and will give you the proper guidance for your orthodontics near Mohegan Lake.

3. Can I just get Invisalign from my dentist?

Recently, many dentists in the Mohegan Lake area have started to offer Invisalign treatment systems. While this may seem like a more convenient option, in the long run it is a much better idea to get Invisalign from Glaser Orthodontics. Dr. Glaser is a certified orthodontist, which means straightening and realigning teeth is his specific specialty. Unlike a dentist, Dr. Glaser has seen many cases, and treated all kinds of patients with Invisalign, as well as other systems. In fact, Dr. Glaser is an Elite Preferred Provider of Invisalign which indicates an extremely high level of experience. This experience allows for better accuracy and more pristine results. Plus, the Glaser Orthodontics staff is here to help you integrate the Invisalign system into your lifestyle, and make your orthodontic experience as enjoyable as possible.

Have more questions? Want to learn more about what to ask your orthodontist? Just want to get started? Glaser Orthodontics is happy to help. Contact us by calling 914-739-6400 or set up an appointment in our office near Mohegan Lake for more information. We look forward to helping you pave the way to a better and brighter smile!