Orthodontic treatments like braces help move teeth that are crooked or that do not fit together right. By fixing these problems, orthodontics can also help keep your mouth healthy.
This dental specialty focuses on the diagnosis and surgical and adjunctive treatment of diseases, injuries and defects related to the functional and esthetic aspects of the face, mouth, teeth and jaws (maxillofacial area).
General dentistry is your primary care dental service. This is the diagnoses, treatment, and management of oral health care needs, including gum care, root canals, fillings, crowns, veneers, bridges, and preventive education