Three Reasons for Orthodontic Treatment as an Adult

A smile is an incredible asset, and our adult patients agree that it is never too late for improvement. Orthodontic treatment at later stages in life can dramatically improve your smile, but there are other reasons to seek treatment as well! 1. Improved Esthetics This one’s a no-brainer. Straight teeth are esthetically more pleasing than […]

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Orthodontics and Cosmetic Dentistry – Achieving the Best Results

Orthodontic treatment can work wonders, but pure movement of teeth into better positions cannot address cosmetic and structural issues of the teeth themselves, such as uneven tooth wear, damage, or staining. At the same time, addressing these concerns purely through restorative dentistry techniques can require extensive reduction of tooth structure, root canals, crowns, and gum […]

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PROPEL Accelerated Orthodontics

PROPEL Accelerated Orthodontics in Bakersfield, CA Perhaps the most popular question in any orthodontic treatment consultation, “How long is it going to take?” Weddings, senior photos, proms, formals, quinceneras and lots of life events can happen in the course of a normal comprehensive orthodontic treatment time of 27 months. Advances in bracket design, wire technology […]

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Does My Child Need A Palatal Expander?

One of our most popular questions from concerned parents is, “Does my child need a palatal expander?” Many times, our answer to the expander question is “No,” which is difficult for some parents to take in after hearing other opinions on the subject. In fact, many parents aren’t exactly clear on what a palatal expander […]

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Invisalign Q and A with Gianquinto OrthoArts

The fact is, most of us aren’t born with a perfect smile. And that’s where Dr. Gianquinto and the OrthoArts team come in. Of course, orthodontic treatment help make your teeth stay strong, healthy and become perfectly-aligned. But did you know you can get the beautiful straight teeth you’ve always wanted — without braces? We […]

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