Dr. Agata Bartels - Bethany Orthodontist
CT Braces - New Haven
881 Whalley Ave Rear
New Haven, CT 06515
Phone: (203) 285-3750
|Monday||9:00am to 6:00pm|
|Tuesday||9:00am to 6:00pm|
|Wednesday||9:00am to 6:00pm|
|Thursday||8:00am to 5:00pm|
|Friday||8:00am to 5:00pm|
|One Saturday per month||8:00am to 12:00pm|
Every Smile Starts with a Consultation
Visiting our Bethany office the best way to achieve a perfect smile. Receive a free orthodontic consultation, where you can be introduced to our our professional team and find out more about orthodontics. During your initial meeting, we'll:
- Review your dental and medical history
- Perform a complete oral exam, with X-Rays, to determine whether treatment is necessary
- Work with you to create a customized treatment plan
- Discuss financial information, insurance options, and payment plans
After Your Initial Orthodontic Consultation
Schedule your first appointment with your orthodontist, after your consultation. This is when you will be helped to complete paperwork, pertaining to your orthodontic needs. You will also need to take x-rays, these will be taken during a second appointment. You can feel at ease, knowing our Bethany team are experts and will help you make you comfortable during your second appointment which generally last around 2 hours. Our Bethany assistants can answer any have questions about your new orthodontic appliance, and are always waiting to help you.
Scheduling Orthodontic Appointments
We insist upon regular visits, every four to eight weeks, after giving you your orthodontic piece, so that we can be sure it’s working correctly. We understand it’s difficult to find time in your busy life, so our Bethany office, will hard to find times for your appointments that are convenient for you.
We understand that life can throw you curveballs and sometimes plans need to change, so we are always ready to work with you if you need to reschedule an appointment. Just make quick call is to our Bethany office, and our Bethany Coordinator, will work with you to find a time, that accommodates into your schedule.
Common Orthodontic Issues
At CT Braces in New Haven, we treat a variety of orthodontic issues, including:
- Crowding of teeth
- Missing lateral incisors
- Spacing of teeth
- Phase-one: early orthodontic issues
- Open bite: front teeth don't touch
- Deep overbite: lower front teeth bite into palette
- Underbite: lower front teeth in front of upper teeth
- Overjet: protruding front teeth
Bethany Orthodontic Treatment Options
Child & Teenage Orthodontics & Teeth Straightening
Children and teens suffer from many types of orthodontic problems, which are often a result of injuries or genetics in children, but can be caused by late tooth loss, or thumbsucking habits, these issues include: crowding, widely spaced teeth, jaw growth problems, protruding teeth, or bad bites. You may have heard that children’s Orthodontic issues correct on their own, however they do not in many cases. The jaw is softer before adulthood, so it is wise to fix children’s orthodontic issues early before it hardens. Adult orthodontic problems do not get better with time and many can require orthodontic surgery.
Bring your child in to our Bethany office now, before they’ll orthodontic issues worsen. Save your child from more complicated, costly orthodontic issues that could develop upon reaching adulthood, by bringing them in now. If your child is seven years or or older, do not wait any longer. The problem will not go away on its own. Schedule your initial exam at our Bethany orthodontic office. CT Braces is ready to correct your child's orthodontic issues, and give them a more confident smile.
Two-Phase Orthodontic Treatment
Our Two-stage, three step program will give your child a healthy smile.
- Phase one is when you meet with your Bethany orthodontist and they will recommend a treatment for any jaw growth, tooth crowding or spacing issues. This is phase focuses on alignment, so that your child’s teeth grow in properly.
- After this, your child’s permanent teeth can naturally grow into place without the use of a retainer, during a resting period.
- In Phase Two, our Orthodontic professionals will fit your child with a full set of upper and lower braces that will help with the alignment any permanent teeth.
Contact our Bethany office, for more information about our orthodontic practices. We are excited to help you and answer your questions.
Bethany Adult Orthodontics
According to the American Association of Orthodontists, one in five orthodontic patients are over 21. Adults need orthodontic treatment too! CT Braces of Bethany wants everyone to be able to face life with a confident healthy smile.
The jaw hardens over time, meaning adults, unlike children and teens are at a higher risk of gum or bone loss, worn or missing teeth, or incomplete orthodontic treatment.
At CT Braces in Bethany we know how to properly treat adult and child orthodontic needs. Call our Bethany orthodontic practice to request information and to set up an initial exam.
Bethany Surgical Orthodontics (Orthognathic Surgery)
Surgical orthodontics, also known as orthognathic surgery, is used to treat severe issues in:
- jaw bone formation
- bad bites
- malocclusion – misaligned teeth.
Surgical orthodontics is how you will begin properly aligning your teeth. Next, orthodontic braces are used, to keep your teeth in the proper positions. CT Braces Bethany Orthodontist works with an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, who will perform your surgery in a hospital.
Orthodontic surgery can last several hours, and requires a period of rest afterwards. This recovery period will last about two weeks. Once your resting period ends, you will be fitted for braces. Braces are worn for around six to twelve months, and after that, a retainer to ensure the placement of your teeth. Surgical orthodontics (otherwise known as orthognathic surgery) is a major medical procedure which is commonly performed and has been successfully practiced for many years. You made the right choice, in considering CT Braces in Bethany for your orthodontic treatments. We will give you the best treatment, and most comfortable service. If you would like more information call our office
Bethany, CT Invisalign® Options
Bethany CT Braces is certified provider of Invisalign®. Invisalign® treatment consists of invisible, removable aligners that will help you achieve a healthy, straight smile without the use of braces. With the use of these comfortable trays, you can still eat, drink, brush and floss during your treatment. You will simply need to have a new set of aligners every two weeks that will slowly but surely help move your teeth to the desired position.
During your treatment we recommend your Bethany orthodontist monitor your progress and see that your treatment is progressing correctly. We firmly suggest visits spaced by around six weeks, during the entirety of your treatment which on average takes around 9-15 months. If you would like to discuss the benefits or learn more about Invisalign® please contact your Bethany CT Braces office for more information.
Bethany's Trusted Orthodontist
CT Braces offer professional, reliable orthodontic care in Bethany and Connecticut. We are known for our kind and courteous team. Our reputation in Connecticut, has allowed us expand our business across the state, in multiple offices.
We are glad you are choosing or considering CT Braces for your orthodontic needs. Please call our Bethany office for more information: 203-403-6273