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Orthodontics is a specialized branch of dentistry designed to correct issues and errors with bad bites and malocclusions. If for any reason your teeth are out of alignment, they will need to be reset back into the proper position to provide ideal oral health care. Through the use of an orthodontic treatment such as braces, several benefits can be had from straightening your teeth.

As a society, we often tend to value what others think of us. If others think lowly of us or we think, we tend to suffer from poor self-esteem and a downturn in our self-image. For increased happiness, a beautiful straight smile is often required. Once you have your teeth properly straightened, you can often feel much better about yourself.

Upgraded oral health is associated with braces because your mouth will be able to properly function as intended and your teeth will not be at such a high risk for bruxism or other issues in which tooth enamel wear occurs. Because of miss alignments in your mouth, your teeth can wear down or decay over time more easily. Furthermore, debris can build up between teeth which is responsible for various issues including tooth decay and gum disease. However, braces can help eliminate or prevent these issues.

When you are ready to schedule an orthodontic procedure with Shelley A Tretter DMD MS INC at our orthodontic office in Cincinnati, Ohio, you can call us at 513-697-9999. Dr. Shelley Tretter and our entire team look forward to helping you on the path to a straighter smile.