Orthodontic Services

Dr. Fowler and his orthodontic team are able to provide those from Eastlake, Willowick, Willoughby Hills, Painesville Township, and the surrounding areas with a great array of different options and treatments to help create a beautiful smile. These options and treatments include:

    • ADULT ORTHODONTICS

Orthodontic treatment is not just for kids; tooth movement can be changed at any age provided the gum and bone structures are healthy. It is estimated that 20% of orthodontic patients are ADULTS.

Most adults seek orthodontic care because they do not like the way their teeth and/or alignment of the jaw handicap their facial appearances. Individuals who feel they look good; feel good. Individuals who feel good; do better.
Therefore, it is important to stress the positive psychological factors associated with an orthodontic result.

Clear braces and transparent aligners/retainers are available for those adults who want their appliances to be less conspicuous. The chemistry of wire and new techniques reduce the discomfort level and the number of appointments. Adults find this appealing.

    • INTERCEPTIVE ORTHODONTIC TREATMENT

This orthodontic procedure is designed to properly align the dentition and/or jaws in young children with the purpose of avoiding further treatment. There are rare instances when additional treatment is necessary.

    • INVISIBLE REMOVABLE APPLIANCE THERAPY

Orthodontic treatment utilizing removable Clear Corrector appliances (similar to Invisalign) is available to those patients who qualify and who do not want to have braces.

    • EARLY TREATMENT

There are situations when early treatment, followed by comprehensive treatment, is necessary. In most instances, the most effective and efficient method of treatment is one comprehensive treatment.

    • COMPREHENSIVE TREATMENT

Braces – treatment performed when patients are experiencing the adult or transitional stages of dental development. This may be the most effective and efficient method of orthodontic treatment.

    • LIMITED ORTHODONTIC TREATMENT

This treatment is designed to correct limited orthodontic problems. Fixed or removable appliances may be utilized.

    • ADULT COSMETIC ORTHODONTIC TREATMENT

This treatment is designed to  solely treat adult cosmetic considerations in absence of a functional problem.

    • COMPREHENSIVE ADULT ORTHODONTIC TREATMENT

Clear braces or Clear Correctors are options with regard to this orthodontic treatment.

    • RETENTION

Our orthodontic practice suggests a life-long retention protocol to maintain the orthodontic results.

    • PERIODIC OBSERVATIONS

Free periodic orthodontic exams are available for children who are not yet ready for orthodontic treatment.

    • TEMPROMANDIBULAR JOINT PROBLEMS

This involves splint therapy and/or orthodontic treatment.

Our orthodontic practice uses the latest high tech appliances and materials. Stainless steel, clear, and gold braces are available. Braces that are placed behind the teeth (lingual) are also available. Colored ties can be used on those individuals who want to have fun during their orthodontic treatment.

If you would like to learn more about how we can make your smile look BEAUTIFUL in a comfortable and friendly atmosphere, please feel free to give us a call. We gladly welcome new patients from Eastlake, Willowick, Willoughby Hills, Painesville Township, and the surrounding areas.