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4 Surprising Health Benefits of Getting Braces Marietta, GA
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Are braces right for you? They could have an impact not only on your smile’s looks, but also on your oral health.

  1. Enjoy A Whiter, Fresher Smile

    Straight teeth look nice in themselves. But as an added perk, they’re easier to keep clean from the bacteria that cause bad breath and stain. Whitening methods will be a lot more effective on straight teeth than on overlapping ones.

    Remember all those pieces of chicken and broccoli that get stuck between crowded teeth? Eliminate that social faux pas for good with the help of orthodontic treatment!

  2. Lower Your Cavity Risk

    Yes, braces reduce the risk of tooth decay!

    When your teeth are properly spaced out, they won’t accumulate the plaque and acids that wear down enamel. It’s also much easier to clean between your teeth with floss, which is also essential to limiting cavities.

  3. Get Healthier Gums

    Overlapped teeth pack debris closer to the gum line. As gums swell with inflammation, more and more bacteria can hide there. It could be difficult for your hygienist to clean around those teeth and impossible for you to do so at home.

    Getting braces reduces tension on your gums from twisted teeth and helps them stay free from disease.

  4. Relax Your TMJ

    Crooked teeth can throw off your bite so much that your jaw starts to overcompensate. This puts intense strain on your TMJ. It’s quite possible that a little orthodontic treatment could relieve headaches and jaw pain.

Ready to see what other benefits braces have in store for your smile?

Plan your orthodontic consultation with Dr. Capps or Dr. Iaculli at East Cobb Orthodontics. We’re welcoming new patients!

Posted on behalf of Dr. John Iaculli, East Cobb Orthdontics

East Cobb Orthdontics - Marietta Orthodontics
2810 Lassiter Road Marietta, GA 30062

Phone: (770) 993-7118

Our Patient Reviews

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Based on 227 reviews

My experience with braces was excellent. The staff at East Cobb Orthodontics are all professional and caring people. The facility is clean and bright. The time that was projected was accurate. I highly recommend East Cobb Orthodontics!

Irene B.

Everybody here is always nice and answers any questions I may have. They are very considerate when it comes to treatment because they know how uncomfortable it may be sometimes. I definitely recommend this to anyone looking for a beautiful smile.

Sophia B.

East Cobb Orthodontics is very modern in their way of approaching orthodontics. They also make sure that you know what they are doing and what they plan on doing in the future.

Frank H.

I would recommend East Cobb Orthodontics to everyone! The staff is incredibly nice and helpful, always greeting you with a smile. I have enjoyed my time at East Cobb Orthodontics, and I am especially thankful for the wonderful smile they have given me.

Alex E.

Dr I's office is so friendly and fun! My daughter and I got braces together. No matter how many extra visits we needed for poking wires, extra rubber bands or wax, the staff was always very understanding and accommodating. I would recommend Dr I's orthodontics to anyone who wants a beautiful smile and lots of fun along the way!

Laura L.

My experience at East Cobb Orthodontics was a very positive one. Not only was every one of the employees nice and welcoming but they all remember your name and make you feel like you are apart of their family. I would highly recommend them because the service is great and my teeth have never looked better.

Isabella S.

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