Oral Care with Invisalign®

Any new treatment takes some getting used to. To help you care for your Invisalign® aligner properly, your orthodontist at Rollins and Petersen Orthodontics, is delighted to offer the advice you need to keep your valuable aligners and precious smile in shape. The most important thing to remember while you transition into wearing Invisalign is […]

Consider Braces

Do you have a malocclusion, bad bite, or misalignment in your smile? If so, consider braces so your smile can thrive for a lifetime to come. To learn more about braces, please read the following: – Braces can correct many issues with crooked teeth and leave you with a straighter and more beautiful smile. – […]

Taking Care of Your Retainer

You and your braces will be spending quite a bit of time together. You probably won’t become old friends, but it will be a long-term relationship. Eventually, the time will come for them to be removed. And then…you will almost be ready to show off your smile to the world. Your braces do the hard […]

TMJs and TMDs

Temporomandibular joints, also commonly referred to as TMJs, are essential for optimum oral health. TMJs are the ball-and-socket joints on both sides of your jaw that enable the movement of your jaw for all its various functions. This includes skills such as speech, opening and closing your mouth and chewing food. Without TMJs, your skills […]

Cleaning Your Braces and Why It Is Important

Are you aware that braces need to be cared for and maintained to ensure optimal functionality? Do you know how to keep your braces in good working order? To begin with, you should not participate in or attempt anything while wearing braces that you wouldn’t attempt without them, including playing contact sports or high-risk activities […]

Invisalign® Aligner Systems and Your Smile

Are you seeking clear orthodontic aligners to improve your smile? If so, one of the most groundbreaking designs for clear aligners comes in the form of the Invisalign® clear aligner system. Invisalign aligners are metal-free and designed with comfort, durability, flexibility, and safety in mind. Thanks to Invisalign’s amazing technology, a specialized thermoplastic material is […]

Foods That Can Damage Braces and Your Smile

Did you know, that having an excellent diet is vital to your body, which does include your teeth and gums? Well, it’s true! Here at Rollins and Petersen Orthodontics in Mesa, Arizona, we understand the importance of a healthy diet throughout your orthodontic treatment. One thing that commonly goes overlooked is that it is always […]

4 Reasons to Check Out Invisalign®

Are Your Teeth in Good Hands with Invisalign®? Did you know that Invisalign systems can be used to correct your smile without the need for bulky wires and metal brackets? Invisalign uses alternative technology to finish the task of giving you a straight smile your teeth deserve. For more information about the advantages of Invisalign, […]

Are Orthodontic Braces the Miracle Treatment You’ve Been Waiting For?

Are orthodontic braces the miracle treatment you’ve been waiting for? With our help, our experienced team can get you on the path to a straighter smile in no time. With braces, you can set crooked teeth straight once more, and fix your skewed smile. Listed below are some of the advantages of braces: – Many […]

Are You in Need of an Orthodontic Treatment for Malocclusions?

Are you in need of orthodontic treatment for malocclusions? Malocclusions, also known as bad bites, occur when teeth are in the wrong position or are misaligned. Fortunately, orthodontic alignment systems can be used to help treat a wide variety of malocclusions, including the following: – Misplaced midlines occur when the center of your upper incisors […]