How to Fix an Overbite, Increase Airway Volume, and Improve Your Appearance with One Appliance

A Herbst appliance is used to modify the growth of the upper jaw when it is too far forward in relation to the lower jaw, and it has a number of benefits for patients, including open airways and improving their appearance.  The Herbst replaces headgear, which was hard for many...

Do I Need an Orthodontist for Invisalign or Braces?

Advice for Invisalign, clear aligners and braces to straighten your smile seems to be everywhere, from your favorite social media to dentist’s offices, in magazines and on streaming media. But...

How Adult Braces Can Have Anti-Aging Benefits

Did you know that you can have a wider, fuller smile without plastic surgery or injections? Just as standing up straight adds inches and subtracts years, straightening your smile creates...

Huntington Orthodontist Dr. Gellerman Celebrating Children’s Dental Health Month

Now that the groundhog has predicted six more weeks of winter, it’s time to turn our attention to celebrating Children’s Dental Health Month. Children’s Dental Health Month is a great...

Treat Airway Issues as Early As Possible

The American Dental Association advises parents that pediatric airway problems be identified and treated by age 6. Children who don’t breathe properly struggle to grow into their best selves. Pediatric...