More comfortable today than ever before, metal braces are still a viable and traditional approach to care. Made from stainless steel, metal braces align teeth using metal brackets and archwires.
Did you know straight teeth and a beautiful smile are possible without braces? Consider Invisalign treatment during your consultation with Bishop Orthodontics to determine if Invisalign clear aligners are the right choice for you.
Two-phase orthodontic treatment combines tooth straightening with physical, facial changes—resulting in improved functional and aesthetic stability throughout your child’s life.
The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is a small joint located in front of the ear where the skull and lower jaw meet. It allows the lower jaw to move. Signs of Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD) include jaw pain, earaches, headaches, trouble opening or closing your mouth, clicking or grating sounds. TMJ treatment ranges from minimal dental care to complex surgery.
Orthognathic surgery is a type of orthodontic treatment used to correct severe cases. These issues include bad bites, jaw bone abnormalities, and malocclusion.
Elastics help amend the fit of upper and lower teeth by applying mild pressure to your jaw. They work very well when worn as directed. Elastics are available in a variety of colors.
Braces are designed to straighten teeth for cosmetic and hygienic benefits. Confident and healthy smiles are always the intended outcome of orthodontic treatment, but braces often have the unintended consequence of embarrassing, metallic smiles during treatment.
The cosmetic benefits of braces are well known, but did you know that proper tooth alignment is important for more than just a better-looking smile?
The palatal expander “expands” (or widens) your upper jaw by putting gentle pressure on your upper molars each time an adjustment is made.
You deserve a beautiful smile. With Clarity ceramic brackets, you’ll have a lot to smile about! Clarity brackets can give you the same orthodontic results without the need for large, noticeable metal braces. They move teeth with the same efficiency as traditional braces with the aesthetics of translucent ceramic.
Dentofacial Orthopedics, at Dr. Bishop, involves is adjusting the growth of the jaw bone formation to realign the configuration of the face and jaw.
Don’t spend years in braces. Get the smile you’ve always wanted up to 50% faster than braces with AcceleDent Aura.
Teeth whitening – or bleaching – changes the color of natural tooth enamel and is a simple, noninvasive dental treatment.
Dr. Bishop and his team have been trained on a new way of bonding brackets to teeth.Traditionally, braces have been placed on the teeth by directly placing them one at a time.
The Herbst appliance helps the lower jaw develop in a forward direction. This leads to an ideal bite. Left untreated, an improper bite may threaten the long-term health of your child’s teeth, gums, and jaw.
After orthodontic treatments, teeth often shift gradually back to their original positions. This is a completely natural phenomenon, but it can be prevented. That’s what retainers are for. Vivera retainers are an excellent option for preserving your beautiful smile after treatment with Invisalign® or traditional braces.
Invisalign® is a popular and viable alternative to traditional braces for many Colorado patients. They have the advantage of being practically invisible, as well as removable for convenient hygiene. On top of that, Invisalign® gets results. Especially when supplemented by Invisalign Assist®.