Dr Gullotta is highly experienced in all areas of orthodontic treatment, including standard and clear (ceramic) Damon and Invisalign clear plastic aligners. He was awarded an Invisalign Lifetime Achievement award in 2019 for treating over 500 patients with Invisalign.
Crooked teeth and a bad bite can cause gum and bone loss, tooth decay, abnormal wear of the teeth, headaches and jaw pain. There are various teeth-straightening treatment options to correct these problems for our adult patients,to improve their smile.
Orthodontic treatment is an option for most adults with crooked teeth or uneven bites, just as it is for children and teenagers.
Some of the most common situations where orthodontic treatment might be considered in adults are:
- Crowded, crooked or missing teeth
- Protruding teeth
- Deep bite
- Jaws and/or facial asymmetry
- Excessive spacing between the teeth
- Realignment of the teeth prior to the placement of veneers, crowns, implants or even dentures