Wollongong’s Specialist in Orthodontics
Welcome to Contemporary Smiles Orthodontics department, where under the expert care of Dr. Michael Kozman, we can now offer what we believe to be the most exceptional orthodontic treatments in Wollongong and The Illawarra.
With a deep passion for orthodontics and extensive expertise in this field of expertise, Dr. Kozman and his dedicated team are committed to transforming smiles and enhancing oral health for patients of all ages. Using the latest orthodontic technologies, combined with a patient-centric approach, we can provide you with the ultimate in personalised treatment options, including traditional braces and clear aligners, to achieve outstanding results. Trust Contemporary Smiles and Dr. Michael Kozman to guide you towards a beautifully aligned and confident smile.
What is Orthodontics?
Orthodontics is a specialised field of dentistry that focuses on diagnosing, preventing, and treating dental and facial irregularities. It involves the correction of misaligned teeth, improper bites, and jaw alignment issues, helping patients achieve optimal dental health, functionality, and an aesthetically pleasing smile.
Orthodontic treatments may involve the use of various techniques, such as braces, clear aligners, retainers, and other appliances, which work by applying gentle pressure to gradually move teeth into their proper positions. Beyond the cosmetic benefits, orthodontics also plays a crucial role in improving overall oral health by facilitating proper oral hygiene practices, reducing the risk of dental issues like tooth decay, gum disease, and jaw disorders.
At Contemporary Smiles, we understand the importance of orthodontics in achieving a healthy and beautiful smile, and this is why we are dedicated to providing the most exceptional orthodontic care in The Illawarra, tailored to the unique needs of each of our patients.
Our orthodontic treatments are designed to benefit patients of all ages, from children to adults. Whether you’re a young child with developing teeth or an adult seeking to enhance your smile, our comprehensive orthodontic solutions cater to your unique needs.
Advantages of Orthodontics
Improved Oral Health
Orthodontics helps align teeth and correct bite issues, promoting better oral hygiene and reducing the risk of dental problems like tooth decay and gum disease.
Orthodontic treatment straightens teeth, resulting in a more attractive smile and improved facial harmony.
Better Chewing and Speech
Properly aligned teeth and jaws improve chewing efficiency and speech clarity, enhancing overall functionality.
Orthodontic treatment can boost self-esteem by providing a confident smile and improving overall appearance.
Long-Term Dental Stability
By aligning teeth and correcting bite problems, orthodontics contributes to long-term dental stability, reducing the likelihood of future dental issues.
Early orthodontic intervention can prevent more extensive and costly treatments later in life by addressing developing orthodontic problems at an earlier stage.