New Advancements in Orthodontics

At Howard Orthodontics, we are devoted to giving you and your family the best experience in achieving beautiful smiles. We strive to stay at the forefront of orthodontic technology by providing clear braces, Invisalign aligners, and cutting-edge imaging systems.

With the advancements in orthodontic care,  you can now enjoy the benefits of a straighter, more beautiful smile faster and with greater comfort.

We understand the powerful impact a beautiful smile can have, so keep reading to learn more about the intriguing new orthodontic developments.

What cutting-edge developments have been made in the field of orthodontics?

Orthodontic technology is constantly progressing, and exciting innovations are being brought to the field. From state-of-the-art tooth straightening techniques, advanced braces systems, and cutting-edge imaging technologies – there’s no doubt that this area of dentistry has come a long way.


For those seeking a more discreet way to straighten their teeth, Invisalign presents an ideal solution. This orthodontic system uses clear aligners that fit comfortably over your teeth and shift them into the desired place without any brackets or wires. You need to wear these aligners for 20-22 hours every day, but putting on and taking them off is effortless. Plus, you don’t have to worry about leaving them in all day – they’re removable, so you can take them out while eating meals or brushing and flossing your teeth easily.

High-Tech Imaging and Measurement Systems

Innovative imaging and measuring systems are transforming orthodontic diagnosis and treatment. With 3D imaging technology, dental professionals can acquire an amazingly comprehensive view of your mouth – from the form of your teeth to the exact placement of braces. The system incorporates a camera, creating an accurate three-dimensional model that assists in planning treatments. This remarkable technology revolutionizes how orthodontists detect early-stage problems and provide successful solutions tailored specifically for you.

Accurate imaging is essential for promptly creating treatment plans that provide the most successful outcomes. Utilizing cutting-edge imaging technology, modern diagnostic procedures are incredibly precise and noninvasive, allowing you to receive accurate results quickly.

With modern imaging systems, even the subtlest details in your mouth can be accurately assessed – a feat impossible to achieve with traditional x-rays.

Self-Ligating Braces

Self-ligating braces offer a convenient and comfortable solution for orthodontic treatment. With self-ligation, an archwire slides through the bracket without elastic or metal ties to hold it in place, allowing for more efficient movement of the wire during treatment. They are also very low maintenance as they rarely require readjustment.

With their small, comfortable design, self-ligating braces provide a subtle solution to your orthodontic treatment. As the wire is not held in place by elastics like traditional braces, they are remarkably straightforward to keep clean – reducing your risks of developing potential oral health issues such as gum disease and tooth decay.

What Other Innovations Are Transforming Orthodontic Care?

With CBCT, dentistry has taken a major leap forward. Dentists can now diagnose and treat more precisely with the help of technology like cone beam computed tomography (CBCT), which produces 3D images of the jaw. This high-resolution imaging system captures detailed pictures of teeth and bone structure, raising accuracy in dental care.

Smarter Alloys are another transformation added to the industry. These alloys add proprietary Multiple Memory Material (MMM) technology. The idea behind this technology is treatment time that takes less time and requires fewer trips to the office.

New Advancements in OrthodonticsvGet Precise, Accurate Orthodontic Care With Howard Orthodontics

Ready to get the smile of your dreams? Howard Orthodontics is here for you! Our team has mastered modern orthodontic treatments so you can trust our expertise and accuracy. Take the first step towards a confident smile. 

Our commitment to bringing you the best care means we are always on top of emerging treatments and technologies. Contact us today, and let’s make your stunning smile a reality! We can’t wait to explore what our team can do for you and your loved ones.