What Is Crossbite and How Can an Orthodontist Help?

Crossbite is an orthodontic condition in which a person’s teeth do not fit together in the correct orientation. A crossbite can involve a single tooth, or can involve several teeth. Anterior crossbite – also known as underbite – is a variation in which the lower front teeth overlap in front of the upper teeth. Oral […]

What Causes a Gap in the Teeth? How an Orthodontist Helps

A person’s smile contributes to many things, including appearance, confidence, and self-esteem. Many children have gaps in their front primary teeth, but they tend to close by themselves as children grow. However, you might feel self-conscious about your smile if you have a gap in the teeth as an adult.  Leading Hammond orthodontist Maldonado Orthodontics understands the frustrations […]

Is Adult Orthodontic Treatment More Difficult?

Are you dissatisfied with your teeth? You may think you are unable to seek adult orthodontic treatment. In fact, many people assume that these solutions are dangerous or ineffective after their teenage years. Our orthodontic experts at Maldonado Orthodontics debunk some of these myths. We help you understand the importance of investing in high-quality dental […]