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Good News — Orthodontic Treatment Can Fix Midline Misalignment

Good News — Orthodontic Treatment Can Fix Midline Misalignment

Midline discrepancy is a common condition among children, teens and adults caused by asymmetry in the dental points of one or both of the dental arches. Discrepancies between the midline teeth are primarily a cosmetic concern. With mild to moderate cases, this condition is harmless and very rarely presents any unpleasant symptoms. In severe cases, there may be challenges such…

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What are “crowded teeth”?

What are “crowded teeth”?

“Crowded teeth” is a common orthodontic condition that occurs when there is insufficient space in a patient’s mouth. This causes the teeth to rotate and overlap each other – hence the term “crowded” teeth. Crowded teeth can cause a number of problems, including oral health problems and self-esteem issues. Fortunately, we can treat this condition through orthodontic treatment! Here’s what…

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It’s National Children’s Dental Health Month!

It’s National Children’s Dental Health Month!

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. The ADA (American Dental Association) and our team are using this month as an opportunity to educate our patients, social media followers, parents and children on oral health. We want to promote good dental hygiene habits that support healthy smiles for a lifetime! According to the CDC, 1 in every 5 children (20%)…

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Nease & Higginbotham Orthodontics is Now Nth Degree Orthodontics!

Join us in Taking it to the NthDegree Everyone knows that the New Year brings new beginnings and a fresh start – and we’re excited to announce that a major part of our fresh start is our new name, Nth Degree Orthodontics. This message from our doctors explains how we got here, and what’s next! Why “Nth Degree Orthodontics”? Dr.…

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