Orthodontics in Chicago, IL
Our talented team at Lawn Dental Center also includes orthodontists who specialize in the branch of dentistry that focuses on diagnosing and treating problems with the way teeth are aligned or spaced out, the jaw, and the bite. These sorts of issues are what we call malocclusions, and they can significantly derail healthy development and impede normal oral function.
Excellent orthodontic care near you is available right here in Chicago, IL, where we treat our patients with orthodontic procedures and therapies that can improve your life and your overall health.
What Problems Can Orthodontic Treatment Correct?
With the latest techniques and high-tech equipment, your orthodontist in Chicago, IL can fix a number of irregularities. At Lawn Dental Center, our specialists are prepared to treat all of the following:
An underbite is when the lower teeth protrude further outward than the upper teeth.
The opposite of an underbite, an overbite is when the upper teeth protrude further outward than the lower teeth.
A crossbite is when the dental arches are laterally misaligned.
- Open bite
When the teeth (all or some) do not make any contact with each other when the mouth is closed, you have an open bite.
- Irregular spacing
Irregular spacing can occur when teeth a missing, or simply when the natural teeth do not grow in next to each other, creating large gaps.
- Misaligned midline
A misaligned midline is when the centers of the upper and lower teeth do not match up.
When there is not enough room in the dentition for natural teeth to grow in, there is an overcrowding issue.
Orthodontic Treatment Options at Lawn Dental Center
Our orthodontic experts use a blend of tried and true techniques along with the latest in technological advancements to provide the best orthodontic treatment in Chicago, IL.
We use fixed appliances for treatment as well as maintenance. Fixed appliances include braces and maintainers. Removable appliances include clear aligners, retainers, bumpers, headgear, and palatal expanders.
Are you interested in learning more about orthodontic services? Give our Chicago, IL office a call to schedule your orthodontic consultation today. We are proud to provide comprehensive orthodontic treatment and general dentistry care for our community.