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Why should you choose an orthodontic specialist?

Teeth, and sometimes entire facial structures, are permanently changed by orthodontic treatment. It is important that the treatment be appropriate and properly completed. Orthodontic specialists have extensive and specialized training that enables them to provide their patients with professional, personalized treatments.

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Expander (Rapid Maxillary Expander, Rapid Palatal Expander)

An appliance placed on the upper back teeth to slowly widen the upper jaw. Widening the upper jaw can correct crossbites, give space to correct crowding and can give the appearance of a broader smile.