All About Orthodontics in Texas
Dr. Carolyn Flanary, of Your Ortho Team P.C. is an orthodontist in San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Flanary completed her education at the Medical College of Virginia. She has not been practicing orthodontics for more than 20 years. In this series of articles, she explains Damon braces, Invisalign Teen, and sleep apnea.
Damon braces are unique because they are considered self-ligating system that uses special wires that are extremely flexible. These braces do not rely on brackets and rubber bands the way traditional metal braces do.
Yes, Invisalign is an orthodontic treatment option that works very well for teenage patients, including those who have not had their wisdom teeth taken out. For these patients, Invisalign Teen is the best option.
Orthodontists can treat obstructive sleep apnea using a variety of innovate technologies that were not available just 10 or 15 years ago. Patients no longer have to suffer with restless nights of sleep.