Lillian Ho, DDS,   Inc . O r t h o d o n t i c s   R   U s
<ul><li>Can lead to </li></ul><ul><li>Tooth decay </li></ul><ul><li>Gum disease </li></ul><ul><li>Tooth loss. </li></ul>
<ul><li>Diagnosis </li></ul><ul><li>Prevention </li></ul><ul><li>Treatment </li></ul>A Dental Specialist of dental and  fa...
All orthodontists  are dentists. Only 6% of  dentists are  orthodontists.
<ul><li>2-3 years academic  specialty training. </li></ul>A Dental Specialist
Works with  your dentist.
<ul><li>Children </li></ul><ul><li>Teens </li></ul><ul><li>Adults. </li></ul>Treats all ages
Teeth are crowded,  irregular or poorly spaced. Class I
Class II Overbite.
Class III Underbite.
<ul><li>Crowding </li></ul><ul><li>Teeth that protrude </li></ul><ul><li>Extra teeth </li></ul><ul><li>Spacing </li></ul><...
<ul><li>Thumb sucking </li></ul><ul><li>Dental disease </li></ul><ul><li>Baby teeth lost too early or late </li></ul><ul><...
<ul><li>Tooth decay </li></ul><ul><li>Gum disease </li></ul><ul><li>Tooth loss </li></ul><ul><li>Poor self-esteem </li></u...
An uncorrected bad bite  may lead to <ul><li>Abnormal wear of teeth </li></ul><ul><li>Difficulty in chewing and speaking <...
<ul><li>Early or late loss of baby teeth </li></ul><ul><li>Difficulty in chewing or biting </li></ul><ul><li>Breathing thr...
Signs your child may need to  see an orthodontist <ul><li>A jaw that is too far forward or back </li></ul><ul><li>Protrudi...
Problems To Watch For in Growing Children
No later than Age 7.
<ul><li>Check problems with teeth or jaw growth </li></ul><ul><li>Determine if treatment is needed </li></ul><ul><li>Advis...
<ul><li>Immediate treatment  may not be recommended </li></ul><ul><li>May monitor your  child’s development. </li></ul>
When advised, early orthodontic treatment may be beneficial.
 
Guide the growth  of young bones.
Removable or fixed Braces or Invisalign
Gentle pressure  over time.
Active Treatment.
1 – 3 Years Varies by <ul><li>Severity of problem </li></ul><ul><li>Patient compliance </li></ul><ul><li>Oral hygiene. </l...
Best Results <ul><li>Avoid hard or sticky foods </li></ul><ul><li>Follow instructions </li></ul><ul><li>Keep appointments....
Keep the teeth in their new positions.
Many patients continue periodic orthodontic visits.
<ul><li>Orthodontist </li></ul><ul><li>Dentist </li></ul><ul><li>Other dental specialists  as needed. </li></ul>
1 in 5 new patients  is an adult.
Problems To Watch For in Adults
Your orthodontist  will consider the  health of your: <ul><li>Teeth </li></ul><ul><li>Gums </li></ul><ul><li>Supporting Bo...
Looking Good with Invisalign <ul><li>Nearly invisible </li></ul><ul><li>Removable during treatment </li></ul><ul><li>Fit y...
 
<ul><li>Smaller </li></ul><ul><li>Less noticeable </li></ul><ul><li>More comfortable. </li></ul>
<ul><li>Fun new designs </li></ul><ul><li>Choice of colors. </li></ul>
Dependent upon <ul><li>Type of problem </li></ul><ul><li>Complexity of treatment </li></ul><ul><li>Length of treatment. </...
More affordable than ever <ul><li>Lifetime benefits </li></ul><ul><li>A great value! </li></ul>
Successful orthodontic treatment  is the result of TEAMWORK. Orthodontist Family Dentist Patient Patient’s Parents Orthodo...
The orthodontist  provides the  expertise.
The family dentist  monitors the health   of the teeth    and gums.
The patient carefully  follows instructions.
The results can be dramatic.
The results can be dramatic. Before During After
A new smile. Before After
New confidence. Before After
New confidence. Before After
Better oral health. Before After
Better oral health. Before After
8163 E. Wardlow Rd.  Long Beach, CA  90808 (562) 430 8887 <ul><li>Smile With Style </li></ul>Visit Us At   Lillian Ho, DDS...
 
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  • (Click to start show) Your smile is one of your most valuable assets. It’s often the first thing people notice about you, and it’s the focus of attention whenever you speak. Your smile reflects your health and your personality. The crowning glory of a great smile are those two rows of perfectly straight, pearly white teeth. A healthy, attractive smile is a source of confidence and emotional well-being. (Click to next slide)
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    1. 1. Lillian Ho, DDS, Inc . O r t h o d o n t i c s R U s
    2. 2. <ul><li>Can lead to </li></ul><ul><li>Tooth decay </li></ul><ul><li>Gum disease </li></ul><ul><li>Tooth loss. </li></ul>
    3. 3. <ul><li>Diagnosis </li></ul><ul><li>Prevention </li></ul><ul><li>Treatment </li></ul>A Dental Specialist of dental and facial irregularities.
    4. 4. All orthodontists are dentists. Only 6% of dentists are orthodontists.
    5. 5. <ul><li>2-3 years academic specialty training. </li></ul>A Dental Specialist
    6. 6. Works with your dentist.
    7. 7. <ul><li>Children </li></ul><ul><li>Teens </li></ul><ul><li>Adults. </li></ul>Treats all ages
    8. 8. Teeth are crowded, irregular or poorly spaced. Class I
    9. 9. Class II Overbite.
    10. 10. Class III Underbite.
    11. 11. <ul><li>Crowding </li></ul><ul><li>Teeth that protrude </li></ul><ul><li>Extra teeth </li></ul><ul><li>Spacing </li></ul><ul><li>Missing teeth </li></ul><ul><li>Uneven jaw growth. </li></ul>
    12. 12. <ul><li>Thumb sucking </li></ul><ul><li>Dental disease </li></ul><ul><li>Baby teeth lost too early or late </li></ul><ul><li>Accidents. </li></ul>
    13. 13. <ul><li>Tooth decay </li></ul><ul><li>Gum disease </li></ul><ul><li>Tooth loss </li></ul><ul><li>Poor self-esteem </li></ul>An uncorrected bad bite may lead to
    14. 14. An uncorrected bad bite may lead to <ul><li>Abnormal wear of teeth </li></ul><ul><li>Difficulty in chewing and speaking </li></ul><ul><li>Stress on bone and gum tissue. </li></ul>
    15. 15. <ul><li>Early or late loss of baby teeth </li></ul><ul><li>Difficulty in chewing or biting </li></ul><ul><li>Breathing through the mouth </li></ul><ul><li>Thumb-sucking beyond age 6 </li></ul><ul><li>Crowded, misplaced or blocked-out teeth. </li></ul>Signs your child may need to see an orthodontist
    16. 16. Signs your child may need to see an orthodontist <ul><li>A jaw that is too far forward or back </li></ul><ul><li>Protruding teeth </li></ul><ul><li>Upper and lower teeth that don’t meet, or meet in an abnormal way </li></ul><ul><li>An unbalanced facial appearance </li></ul><ul><li>Grinding or clenching of the teeth. </li></ul>
    17. 17. Problems To Watch For in Growing Children
    18. 18. No later than Age 7.
    19. 19. <ul><li>Check problems with teeth or jaw growth </li></ul><ul><li>Determine if treatment is needed </li></ul><ul><li>Advise when treatment should start. </li></ul>
    20. 20. <ul><li>Immediate treatment may not be recommended </li></ul><ul><li>May monitor your child’s development. </li></ul>
    21. 21. When advised, early orthodontic treatment may be beneficial.
    22. 23. Guide the growth of young bones.
    23. 24. Removable or fixed Braces or Invisalign
    24. 25. Gentle pressure over time.
    25. 26. Active Treatment.
    26. 27. 1 – 3 Years Varies by <ul><li>Severity of problem </li></ul><ul><li>Patient compliance </li></ul><ul><li>Oral hygiene. </li></ul>
    27. 28. Best Results <ul><li>Avoid hard or sticky foods </li></ul><ul><li>Follow instructions </li></ul><ul><li>Keep appointments. </li></ul>
    28. 29. Keep the teeth in their new positions.
    29. 30. Many patients continue periodic orthodontic visits.
    30. 31. <ul><li>Orthodontist </li></ul><ul><li>Dentist </li></ul><ul><li>Other dental specialists as needed. </li></ul>
    31. 32. 1 in 5 new patients is an adult.
    32. 33. Problems To Watch For in Adults
    33. 34. Your orthodontist will consider the health of your: <ul><li>Teeth </li></ul><ul><li>Gums </li></ul><ul><li>Supporting Bone. </li></ul>
    34. 35. Looking Good with Invisalign <ul><li>Nearly invisible </li></ul><ul><li>Removable during treatment </li></ul><ul><li>Fit your life style </li></ul>
    35. 37. <ul><li>Smaller </li></ul><ul><li>Less noticeable </li></ul><ul><li>More comfortable. </li></ul>
    36. 38. <ul><li>Fun new designs </li></ul><ul><li>Choice of colors. </li></ul>
    37. 39. Dependent upon <ul><li>Type of problem </li></ul><ul><li>Complexity of treatment </li></ul><ul><li>Length of treatment. </li></ul>
    38. 40. More affordable than ever <ul><li>Lifetime benefits </li></ul><ul><li>A great value! </li></ul>
    39. 41. Successful orthodontic treatment is the result of TEAMWORK. Orthodontist Family Dentist Patient Patient’s Parents Orthodontic Staff
    40. 42. The orthodontist provides the expertise.
    41. 43. The family dentist monitors the health of the teeth and gums.
    42. 44. The patient carefully follows instructions.
    43. 45. The results can be dramatic.
    44. 46. The results can be dramatic. Before During After
    45. 47. A new smile. Before After
    46. 48. New confidence. Before After
    47. 49. New confidence. Before After
    48. 50. Better oral health. Before After
    49. 51. Better oral health. Before After
    50. 52. 8163 E. Wardlow Rd. Long Beach, CA 90808 (562) 430 8887 <ul><li>Smile With Style </li></ul>Visit Us At Lillian Ho, DDS, Inc.

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