Orthodontics

Orthodontics is the branch of dentistry that specializes in the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of dental and facial irregularities. The technical term for these problems is “malocclusion”, which means “bad bite.”

As a Dentist who specializes in the care of children, Dr. Vakili can identify dental occlusion problems in your child and participate in the ongoing Orthodontic regimen.

The following videos are provided to help parents understand malocclusion or jaw alignment issues in their young children.

Healthy Occlusion



Malocclusion



Aesthetic Tooth Alignment


Bonded Retainer


Crowding


Class 1 Malocclusion

Class 2 Malocclusion


Class 3 Malocclusion

Closed Bite


Crossbite


Open Bite


Tongue Thrusting