Straight teeth are less prone to decay, gum disease and injury. They also collect less plaque, a colorless and sticky film composed of bacteria, food and saliva. Orthodontic problems can cause abnormal wear of tooth surfaces and may worsen with time.Today’s orthodontic methods are also less painful and less disruptive to your daily life than they were even a decade ago. Following your initial consultation, we will be able to discuss treatment plan options that best suit your needs and preferences. Options include traditional metal braces, clear braces, removable appliances and Invisalign.