Your care with Cypress Orthodontics in Cypress, CA begins with a comprehensive orthodontic examination and assessment of your oral health. This provides the information needed for an accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment plan.
Once your initial exam and diagnostic records are completed, a customized orthodontic treatment plan will be presented. Dr. Erik Southers will also provide your general dentist with a copy of your treatment plan as well as a report once your treatment has finished.
In the field of orthodontics, the more comprehensive one’s capabilities, the more solutions one has to help patients achieve straight, attractive smiles. Dr. Southers offers many correction techniques, plus he uses modern brackets, wires and equipment. With a proper bite, you will be esthetically satisfied, have good bite patterns, be less likely to develop gum disease and minimize wear on your teeth.
Traditional and gold braces
Cosmetic-clear braces that are virtually invisible
Invisalign® to straighten smiles with a series of clear, comfortable and removable aligners
Nickel-titanium wires for more efficient tooth movement and greater comfort
The latest bonding adhesives that provide strong and reliable bonding
In-office lab for prompt fabrication of fixed retainers, expanders, space maintainers and habit appliances
Over 30 different colored elastics in school colors, holiday themes or just for fun
Temporary anchorage devices (TADs) to assist in the orthodontic movement of teeth
Orthognathic surgery co-management for patients who need surgical correction in conjunction with orthodontic treatment
Advanced sterilization procedures for maximum patient safety
Many orthodontic problems are actually preventable if they’re caught early enough. That’s why children as young as age 7 should see an orthodontist, as recommended by the American Association of Orthodontists. Dr. Southers offers early orthodontic treatment to detect and correct problems early, which can achieve better long-term results. You’ll feel confident knowing that Dr. Southers always looks at conservative treatment options first. By guiding jaw development with early treatment, Dr. Southers can:
Make room for your child's permanent teeth
Correct over- and underbites
Help reduce the need for extractions
Help reduce the need for surgical correction in the future
From the moment you walk into Dr. Southers’ office in Cypress, you’ll know that you’ve come to the right place for friendly, patient-focused orthodontic care. It’s so important to Dr. Southers that you and your children enjoy coming to the orthodontist. There’s a spacious reception room and a large open-bay treatment area. Parents can even sit next to their child during treatment.