Orthodontics


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When the subject of orthodontics is mentioned, most people imagine metal brackets and wires. This traditional procedure of straightening teeth requires a rather large time investment and is generally uncomfortable. In addition, regular dental care services become complicated and new dietary restrictions hamper normal eating habits.

Advances in orthodontic dental technology have introduced welcome changes to the business of straightening teeth, making the process more comfortable and discreet. Family First Dental provides patients needing teeth realignment with great options in our office in Kennewick, WA.


Causes and Cures for Misalignment


Straightening misaligned teeth is a wise investment in your oral health. Misaligned teeth can cause a variety of challenges to maintaining healthy teeth and gums. When teeth are not in a properly aligned position, there are areas that become difficult to keep clean. Debris from food can become trapped in these places. These uncleaned spaces are breeding grounds for plaque build-up and tartar, which leads to gum disease.

When your teeth are correctly aligned, keeping them clean is much simpler and you can proudly display a beautiful smile. If your teeth are misaligned, it may not be necessary to endure metal brackets and wires to realign them. Family First Dental proudly offers the following innovative solutions to correct misalignment:

Even mature adults are choosing to straighten their teeth because it can be accomplished discreetly. If you thought it was too late to correct misaligned teeth, come see the orthodontic professionals at Family First Dental. We can discuss the differences and advantages of each option, and show you how a straight, beautiful smile can be accomplished without brackets and wires. Straightening crooked teeth has never been more comfortable or simple.

As part of our commitment to uphold a “Tri-Cities Tradition of Trusted Care” we have provided quality orthodontic solutions for more than 25 years. Contact Family First Dental for information regarding clear aligners for straightening your teeth.