Tag: Orthodontist Valencia CA

surgery

30

May2017

Orthognathic Surgery

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Orthognathic surgery is sometimes needed in conjunction with orthodontic treatment. It is used to correct a wide variety of abnormalities of a patient’s jaw and teeth. The primary purpose is to correct functional problems, but it may also significantly improve the patient’s appearance. Some common reasons for orthognathic surgery are: Unbalanced ... Read More
May 30, 2017Dr. Megan LeCornu
Nailbiting

07

Apr2017

Nail Biting 101

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Also known as onchophagia, the nail biting is a nervous habit that can have serious consequences. Stress, excitement, or boredom can trigger it, and approximately half of kids between ten and 18 have been nail biters at one time or another. According to experts, 30% of children and 15% of ... Read More
April 7, 2017Dr. Megan LeCornu