More often than not, when people think of orthodontic braces they picture metal brackets and wires. However, there is an alternative. Invisalign uses clear plastic aligners to move your teeth. These braces can often address the same orthodontic problems as traditional braces, but it a much more discreet fashion. If you’re considering Invisalign in Las Cruces, then please read on to get answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about this orthodontic system.
July 14, 2017
March 12, 2017
If you could straighten your crooked smile easily, would you? Yes, you think, I certainly would, but who wants to wear all that metal hardware? I am just too old for all that. Well, your dentist in Las Cruces at Painted Skies Dental Center has the perfect solution for the reluctant orthodontic patient. Called Invisalign, these clear acrylic aligners fix all kinds of orthodontic problems without the discomfort, long treatment times or obvious appearance of traditional metal brackets and wires. They work well for older teens and adults who have a wide array of smile issues. Chances are you qualify for Invisalign treatment.
January 23, 2017
Painted Skies Dental Center cares for the oral health of both individuals and families all under one roof. Husband and wife team of Drs. Ramon and Natalie Ortiz combine their expertise for the best family dental practice in Wilton.
January 7, 2017
Do you know how to handle a dental emergency such as a lost tooth? Before doing anything else, contact your emergency dentists in Las Cruces, Drs. Ramon and Natalie Ortiz, at Painted Skies Dental Center. The dentists will tell you the right course of action and treat you the same day as your injury if needed.
December 24, 2016
NBC News reports that the number one New Year’s resolution is “Get Healthy”, and second most common is “Get Organized.” What do you want to do or see change in 2017? Some people, and maybe you are one of them, would like to enhance the appearance of their smiles. Cosmetic dentists in Las Cruces, Dr. Ramon Ortiz and Dr. Natalie Ortiz, help older teens and adults reach their smile goals each and every year. What could they do for your smile? Find out what they offer at Painted Skies Dental Center.
December 23, 2016
Dental implants are the best tooth replacement available today. Drs. Ramon and Natalie Ortiz, dentists in Las Cruces, recommend dental implants because they preserve and strengthen the jaw bone after tooth loss.
Comprised of a titanium screw, metal alloy post, and lifelike porcelain crown, the dental implant resides in the jaw bone. It transfers substantial physical forces to the bone as the individual bites and chews, effectively exercising It. The bone bonds to the titanium implant through a natural process called osseointegration, the secret behind these amazing prosthetics.