Dr. Majed Moawad helms Straight Pearls Orthodontics and Kids Dentistry, where he works tirelessly to straighten sets of teeth. In practice for 15 years, Dr. Moawad has set his share of teeth on their way to pearly perfection with a variety of braces forged from materials such as steel, gold, and ceramics. Additionally, he improves dental alignment with clear Invisalign braces, expertly crafted according to data culled during low-radiation digital x-rays. Dr. Moawad's friendly demeanor makes a greater contribution to the comfort of his office's atmosphere than would a requirement that all patients snuggle with a heap of cashmere cardigans.
As one of the elite premier providers of Invisalign, Dr. Robert Knudson restores ragged smiles with Clearly Comfortable Smiles? Invisalign services. After the introduction of Invisalign in 1999 as an alternative to metal orthodontics, Dr. Knudson mastered the administration of the straightening mouthpieces for adults, teens, and cheshire cats after hockey fights. Dr. Knudson also showcases his talents at Beautiful Dentistry, undertaking cosmetic repair projects ranging from teeth whitening and veneers to implants and dentures.
Apart from making our lives more efficient and ensuring that we can more easily answer nuanced questions about Golden Girls plotlines, technology can make us feel comfortable. At DMG Dental Design, Dr. David Myaskovsky grasps this modern concept and constantly seeks out innovative tools that expedite his procedures and set his clients at ease. In addition to low-radiation, digital x-ray systems, he outfits his treatment rooms with ultrasonic cleaning technology and laser cavity finders, which can more accurately detect decay before it causes extensive damage. The office also stocks the means for cosmetic treatments, from porcelain veneers to Zoom! teeth whitening.
Yet apart from technology, old-fashioned friendliness and a few amenities still help. At DMG Dental Design, a visual playground of glass sculptures entices the eye, with sconce lighting that resembles blue sea urchins stuck to the wall and an open treatment area divided by rectangles of opaque orange and green. Visitors can also augment their appointment by watching television, listening to music, or practicing their proficiency at speaking only in vowels.
Joe Lavin, a licensed massage therapist, and Wendy Lavin, a licensed physical therapist, combined their anatomical knowledge to develop the Power of Touch Workshop. The aim of the couples-focused workshop is to foster a lifelong affinity for massage, letting participants both practice massage techniques and experience massage benefits at the hands of their partner. With a low student-to-teacher ratio, sessions promise adequate individual attention and an intimate environment in which to knead away knots and loosen spines. After the workshop, students not only come away with a deeper appreciation for massage and joints looser than a broken door handle, but they also receive lifetime access to Power of Touch’s alumni area, a network of massage resources that includes videos, articles, and additional workshops.
Every set of crooked teeth presents a welcome challenge for Dr. Young. The seasoned orthodontist has been straightening smiles for more than 25 years, and is constantly introducing new techniques and technologies into his practice to ensure his patients have access to cutting-edge care. To create beautiful, confident smiles, he uses many different types of braces, including traditional metal braces, ceramic braces, gold braces, braces carved from a single block of ice, and the Invisalign system, which uses clear aligners instead of braces, to gradually shift teeth into place.