Dr. Agata Bartels - Orange Orthodontist
We serve Orange residents from our New Haven office.
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
If you want a better, healthier smile, the perfect place to start is, visiting our Orange office and receiving a free orthodontic consultation. Take the opportunity to meet our professional team and learn 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
Your consultation is only the first step, once that is complete it’s time to schedule your first appointment with your orthodontist, where you will be helped to complete paperwork, pertaining to your orthodontic needs. A second appointment will need to be scheduled for x-rays. Relax, knowing our Orange team are experts at helping you feel comfortable during your second appointment which generally last around 2 hours. Our Orange assistants are ready to answer any have questions about your new orthodontic appliance, just ask one and we will be happy to help you.
Scheduling Orthodontic Appointments
Once you receive your orthodontic piece we want to be sure it is working properly, that is why we recommend you come in for a visit every four to eight weeks after receiving your new orthodontic piece. We do our best to find times at your convenience to schedule these appointments, so as not to disrupt your busy life.
We know you have a busy life, and sometimes plans need to change, that is why if for any reason you need to reschedule an appointment, all you have to do is call our Orange office. Simply tell our Orange Coordinator what you need, and we will work with you to find a time, that accommodates into your schedule.
Common Orthodontic Issues
At CT Braces in Orange, 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
Orange Orthodontic Treatment Options
Child & Teenage Orthodontics & Teeth Straightening
Children and teens are susceptible to many types of orthodontic problems these 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. Children’s Orthodontic issues may correct on their own, however they do not in many cases. The jaw hardens by adulthood, so it is advised to fix children’s orthodontic issues early while it’s still soft. Adult orthodontic problems won’t get better with age and many can require orthodontic surgery.
Bring them into our Orange office now, a get ahead of the situation. By resolving orthodontic problem for them now your child can avoid complicated, costly orthodontic issues upon reaching adulthood. If your child is seven years or or older, don't to wait bring them in. The problem will not go away on its own. Talk to our Orange orthodontic office and schedule your child’s initial exam. CT Braces wants to correct any orthodontic issues your child might have. We want give child your a child a smile they can feel excited about.
Two-Phase Orthodontic Treatment
We want your child to have a healthy smile, and we can give it to them using our Two-stage, three step program to make it possible.
- Phase one is when you meet with your Orange orthodontist so they can 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 Orange office, to learn more about our orthodontic practices. We are eager to provide more information or assistance.
Orange Adult Orthodontics
Don’t think that only children require orthodontic attention, this is far from true. One in five orthodontic patients are over 21, according to a finding by the American Association of Orthodontists. CT Braces of Orange cares about you and believes everyone deserves a healthy smile that enables them to be confident.
The adult adults jaw is not the same as that of a child or teen. The jaw hardens over team, leading to higher risk of gum or bone loss, worn or missing teeth, or incomplete orthodontic treatment.
At CT Braces in Orange we are experts at treating adult and child orthodontic needs. Call our Orange orthodontic practice to request information and to set up an initial exam, and take your first step towards a better smile.
Orange 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. Following, orthodontic braces are used, to keep your teeth stay in the proper positions. CT Braces Orange 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 should last about two weeks. After your resting period ends, you will be fitted for braces. You will wear your braces 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. We’re excited you chose CT Braces in Orange for your orthodontic treatments. We will give you the best treatment, and most comfortable service. If you would like more information call our office.
Orange, CT Invisalign® Options
Orange 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 you visit your Orange orthodontist, we like to monitor your progress and see that your treatment is progressing correctly. Therefore we 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 Orange CT Braces office for more information.
Orange's Trusted Orthodontist
CT Braces is known throughout the state thanks to our professional, reliable orthodontic care in Orange and Connecticut. We earned the respect of our patients, by being the best, and handling all our matters with knowledge and kindness. Our good name in Connecticut, has helped expand our business across the state, in multiple offices.
We appreciate you choosing or considering CT Braces for your orthodontic needs. Please call our Orange office for more information: 203-403-6273