Meet Your Las Vegas Orthodontic Experts
At Rio Grande Orthodontics, our team of skilled orthodontists is dedicated to transforming smiles across Las Vegas. With a passion for excellence and a patient-first approach, we're here to guide you on your journey to a perfect smile.
Dr. Ryan Gardiner
Dr. Gardiner is an active member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Dental Association, and all of their constituent societies. He loves orthodontics and treats every patient the way he would treat a member of his own family.
Dr. Devan Vest
Dr. Vest always works to stay current with evolving orthodontic methods and technologies. He has a passion for mentoring or coaching individuals, and he approaches the orthodontist-patient relationship with this same passion.
With his academic background and compassionate demeanor, we assure you that Dr. Klingler will provide you with the outstanding orthodontic care you deserve and help you reach your smile goals.
Dr. Stephen Kellam
Dr. Kellam discovered his passion for dentistry, graduating at the very top of his class at Oregon Health Sciences University. He then went on to his orthodontic residency at Baylor College of Dentistry, where he used his mediocre engineering skills to develop a computer model simulating how braces move teeth.
Orthodontists vs. Dentists: Specialized Care for Your Smile
Understanding the difference between dentists and orthodontists is key to choosing the right professional for your dental needs. While both are essential for maintaining oral health, orthodontists specialize in a specific area of dental care. After completing dental school, orthodontists undergo additional years of specialized training focusing on straightening teeth, correcting misaligned bites, and optimizing facial growth. This extensive training equips them with the skills to diagnose, prevent, and treat dental and facial irregularities. Orthodontists are experts in using braces, Invisalign, and other orthodontic appliances to align teeth and jaws for optimal function and aesthetics. Choosing an orthodontist for teeth straightening ensures you receive specialized care tailored to your unique orthodontic needs.
Transform Your Life with Orthodontic Treatment
Embarking on orthodontic treatment can be a life-changing decision. Beyond the obvious physical benefits of straighter teeth and a properly aligned bite, orthodontic treatment offers numerous advantages.
- Physically, it leads to better oral health, as aligned teeth are easier to clean and less prone to cavities and gum disease. Proper alignment also reduces strain on jaw muscles and joints, preventing long-term issues like TMJ disorders.
- Emotionally, achieving a beautiful smile can significantly boost your self-esteem and confidence, impacting your daily interactions and overall happiness.
- Socially, a confident smile enhances your interactions, making you more approachable and positively influencing your personal relationships.
- Professionally, a great smile can be a powerful asset in your career, aiding in creating positive first impressions and exuding confidence in your professional endeavors.
Orthodontic treatment is not just about cosmetic improvement; it's a holistic approach to improving your quality of life.
Start Your Journey to a Perfect Smile
Are you ready to explore the transformative power of orthodontic treatment? Contact Rio Grande Orthodontics in Las Vegas today. Our team, led by experienced orthodontists, is excited to meet you and tailor a treatment plan that suits your unique needs and lifestyle.
Schedule your free consultation now and take the first step towards the smile you've always dreamed of. Let us help you unlock the door to a brighter, healthier, and more confident future.