Interested in learning more about orthodontia? Then this section is for you. We feature articles and web links to help you research the subject in greater detail.
If your questions or concerns aren’t discussed here or elsewhere in our website, feel free to contact us. We want you to be informed before, during and after your treatment.
Search this alphabetical directory of commonly used terms – compiled by the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO). (Other consumer information is also available at this site.)
A-Z Oral Health Information
Visit the public information section of American Dental Association for authoritative advice about how to prevent, detect and treat problems with your teeth and gums.
Bite Down Early – A Parent’s Guide to Detecting Bite Problems
Discover how and when you can determine if your child needs orthodontic help. This four-page online brochure is available at no cost through the California State Society of Orthodontists.
Oral Health Fact Sheets
Review briefs about a variety of useful topics – including how to decide if you need braces. Prepared by the California Dental Association.
Straight Teeth without Braces!
Learn how clear, removable “aligner” systems gently guide your teeth to their proper position. Visit Invisalign® – manufacturer of appliances Dr. Quinn has used to treat hundreds of patients.
Today’s Braces – Better By Design
Get up-close with “self-ligating” braces and see for yourself how breakthrough technologies are making orthodontic treatment faster and more comfortable than ever.