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Compelling Reasons to Seek Orthodontic Care

Have you been giving serious thought to improving your smile with orthodontic care lately? Perhaps you’ve never even thought about it at all but we have suggested orthodontics to improve your oral health. Whatever end of the spectrum you find yourself on, we encourage you to learn more about this field of dentistry for a clearer understanding of how it may benefit you. Already feeling somewhat convinced that braces or other treatment may be right for you? Consider some compelling reasons to delve further into improving the alignment of your smile with the following information:

Balance Your Bite

Did you know that an unbalanced bite can result in serious consequences and side effects? For instance, if you’re suffering from spaces between your teeth, overcrowding, or other types of misalignment like over bite or under bite, your teeth may not fit together comfortably when you bite down. The natural response is to adjust the way you close your mouth for improved function and comfort. Unfortunately, this can stress your jaw joints, which causes jaw strain and may lead to TMJ disorder. You can fix these concerns with orthodontic care.

Enjoy A More Beautiful Smile

Not happy with your crooked smile, spaces, or other poor alignment concerns? Choosing orthodontic care includes a unique treatment plan for each patient. This means that we will guide your teeth into the proper alignment for your mouth, so your smile looks consistent and blends beautifully with your other features.

Achieve Less Challenging Dental Hygiene

Spaces provide excellent places for food to become caught. Overcrowded teeth? It’s virtually impossible to clean their every surface. Fortunately, straightening your teeth with orthodontic care will provide you with teeth that are much easier to brush and floss for easy daily brushing, flossing, and comfortable eating.


At Modern Dentistry, Todd A. Pizzi, DDS, and Luciana Messina, DDS, are dedicated to providing high-quality cosmetic, restorative, and preventive dentistry services to patients and families in Shrewsbury, Worcester, North and South Grafton, Westborough, Southborough, Northborough, Boylston, Hopkinton, Millbury, and all surrounding communities. To schedule your next appointment, contact our office by calling (508) 842-6356 today.