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TMJ Treatment

Dr. Massih takes a holistic approach in treating TMJ disorder and works with several modalities to alleviate pain and dysfunction of the TMJ and surrounding muscles.

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VPro5 is a mouthpiece that uses high-frequency vibrations to seat your aligners better. This allows more efficient and predictable results. Using the VPro5 just five minutes a day will help reduce discomfort from tooth movement and may also lead to reduced treatment times.  Frequently Asked Questions How often do I use the VPro5? Utilize the […]

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We use the iTero scanner to take accurate digital impressions of your teeth. It captures snapshots of your teeth and gums at 6000 frames per second and gives us a 3D visualization of your teeth and bite. The iTero allows us to make super precise study models, aligners, and appliances, faster and without goopy impressions! […]

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At Massih Orthodontics, we don’t just treat your teeth, we take a more comprehensive dento-facial approach. Dr. Massih analyzes and considers the whole face when determining a treatment plan for orthodontic treatment. In some cases, the treatment plan can involve fillers and neuromodulators. Facial fillers are substances injected beneath the skin to help boost facial […]

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Types of Braces

Dental braces are a fixed orthodontic appliance that uses a series of brackets and wires to gradually align the teeth. There are two variations of dental braces that can be used. The first is traditional metal braces, which use brackets and wire made from metal. Traditional metal braces are the most commonly used and people […]

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Orthodontic Two-Phase Treatment

Two-phase orthodontic treatment is a dual step method of aligning a child’s teeth and producing a functional bite. Usually, two-step orthodontic treatments begin between the ages of 7 and 9, when many of the primary teeth remain in a child’s mouth. The braces stay on for a year or two, after which time they are […]

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Orthodontic Preventive Care

The field of orthodontics spans beyond corrective treatments. It also includes preventive care, which is used to prevent the development of a bad bite or crooked and overcrowded teeth. In fact, some children who undergo preventive treatments can avoid the need for far more invasive treatments later in life. By the time preventive orthodontic treatments […]

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Child Orthodontics

Orthodontics for children, also known as early orthodontic treatment or phase I orthodontic treatment, can help correct orthodontic issues early on before active orthodontic treatment. Early orthodontic treatment is beneficial because children’s jaws are still actively growing and the teeth are easier to move. Treating possible orthodontic issues when children are young can result in […]

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Emergency Orthodontic Care

Orthodontic emergencies can occur at any time during treatment and often pertain to complications with appliances. An orthodontic emergency is any circumstance that causes pain, threatens a patient’s health, or interferes with the course of orthodontic treatment. An emergency orthodontist can offer immediate assistance for emergencies, some of which include: broken wires loosened bands oral […]

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Adult Orthodontics

Everyone deserves a smile they can be proud of, and many achieve straightened, well-aligned teeth after undergoing orthodontic treatment as a child. But for adults who do not have the privilege of having straight teeth, orthodontics are still an option. In fact, there is no such thing as being too old for orthodontic treatment. More […]

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