What makes a great smile?
A beautiful smile is more than just straight teeth.
Not all smiles are equal. What makes a beautiful smile? Hear world-renowned orthodontist Dr. Stuart Frost explain why a great smile is more than just straight teeth.
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Specialized training and expertise. While dentists and orthodontists are educated in general dentistry, orthodontists devote an additional 2–3 years of study to orthodontics*, the specialty of moving teeth and aligning jaws. They understand the root of a patient’s orthodontic problem and develop a personalized treatment plan.
*Source: American Association of Orthodontists
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Did you know?
9 in 10 parents
rank teeth straightening as the #1 investment to ensure their child’s long-term success & happiness.
Adults rated it #1 over cosmetic surgery.
is ranked the #1
physical trait of a first impression.
seek orthodontic treatment for their children because they believe it will help them be more successful in life.
Fewer than half of adults
feel confident with their smile/teeth.
Source: Propeller Research, “HealthySmile IQ” poll of 1,011 US consumers, September 14–17, 2019.