Having a straight smile can do more than boost self-confidence by providing you with a winning grin. Crooked teeth or a misaligned bite can seriously affect your oral health and your overall comfort. Rekha Gehani, DDS is here to provide you and your family with the care and treatment you need. Plan an orthodontic consultation and evaluation so Dr. Gehani can prescribe a personalized orthodontic treatment plan to help improve any bite or alignment issues you may have. This Jackson Heights Medicaid orthodontist can help relieve stress on your bite and restore complete and proper function to your mouth.
While many people may think that orthodontic treatment is only used to correct your cosmetic appearance, it also helps ensure comfortable and natural use of your mouth, your teeth and your jaw. A misaligned bite that does not properly meet can cause a considerable amount of stress on your jaw, making it difficult to eat, chew, bite down, and can even affect your speech or ability to breathe properly. If you or anyone in your family suffers from any malocclusions, misaligned teeth or a misaligned bite, schedule a preliminary visit with Dr. Rekha Gehani, DDS. She will thoroughly examine your mouth and assess your specific needs. From there, this Jackson Heights Medicaid orthodontist will map out and prescribe orthodontic treatment that will gradually move your teeth to their desired position. Dr. Gehani will discuss the number of options available to you, including dispensing any advice about which one would be best.
This Jackson Heights Medicaid orthodontist will discuss which options you may prefer, as well as which ones would best suit your specific condition. Among our orthodontic treatment methods are traditional wire braces and Invisalign. Either of these treatment options typically last anywhere between one and three years, though the length of treatment largely depends on the severity of the malocclusion or misalignment. Regular visits with Dr. Rekha Gehani, DDS will monitor your progression and she will adjust your treatment as necessary. Don’t let you or your mouth suffer any longer. Schedule a visit with Dr. Gehani today and take the first step to having a healthier smile.