Monterey Orthodontics - Del Monte Dental - Steven Chang, DDS
Monterey, CA dentist Dr. Steven H. Chang is proud to offer many orthodontic treatment options such as Invisalign, iBraces & OrthoClear!!! For more information please call (831) 658-0252 or request an appointment.
Whether it’s traditional braces or custom made removable appliances, orthodontics can help you have the healthy, straight, beautiful smile you’ve been waiting for!
Functional orthodontics - non extraction "With the advent of new methods in orthodontics, we are able to treat most cases without extracting teeth. You can have a fuller smile and less discomfort with non invasive extraction orthodontics." Most orthodontic cases are finished in one year.
Give us a call today and schedule your orthodontic consultation!
Recent years have brought about many changes within the dental industry, specifically with regards to orthodontic treatment and care. Now more than ever patients are experiencing fewer incidences of cavities and missing teeth due to the heightened awareness of fluoride use and preventative dentistry. This increasing awareness on the health and look of a patient’s smile has fueled the desire for many to seek out orthodontic care not only as a medical necessity, but for cosmetic reasons as well.
*Malocclusion is the technical term for teeth that don’t fit together correctly. Malocclusions not only affect the teeth, but also the appearance of the face. Most malocclusions are inherited; however some are due to acquired habits such as thumb sucking and tongue thrusting. The spacing left from an adult tooth being extracted or an early loss of a baby tooth can also contribute to a malocclusion.