Orthodontic treatment completed in a fraction of the time?

AcceleDent Aura LogoRiolo Orthodontics now offers accelerated orthodontic treatment using AcceleDent.  Aceledent is designed to work along with conventional orthodontic treatment to accelerate tooth movement. It was clinically proven to move teeth up to 50% faster in a U.S. clinical trial.Read more on Orthodontic treatment completed in a fraction of the time?…

New Web Page for Riolo Orthodontics

We have been working on updating our website.  We are updating both the look and the content of the site.  we plan on also rolling out a dedicated lingual orthodontics website that will contain a wealth of information regarding Incognito Braces custom braces behind the teeth.  Read more on New Web Page for Riolo Orthodontics…

First True Definition Orthodontic Scanner on the West Coast

Riolo Orthodontics has just acquired the first True Definition orthodontic intraoral scanner on the west coast.  This revolutionary hardware can be seen in figure 1; it enables us to “scan” our patient rather than take traditional intraoral impressions.  These scans are used to submit digital models to the lab at 3M Unitek to create custom “Incognito braces” that are places behind the teeth.Read more on First True Definition Orthodontic Scanner on the West Coast…

Bruxism

 

Bruxism (BRUK-siz-um) is a condition in which you grind, gnash or clench your teeth. If you have bruxism, you may unconsciously clench your teeth together during the day or grind them at night, which is called sleep bruxism.

Bruxism may be mild and may not even require treatment. However, it can be frequent and severe enough to lead to jaw disorders, headaches, damaged teeth and other problems. Because you may have sleep bruxism and be unaware of it until complications develop, it’s important to know the signs and symptoms of bruxism and to seek regular dental care.Read more on Bruxism…