Invisalign FAQ

    Overview Over the course of treatment, you will be supplied with a series of aligners. Each aligner will make slight adjustments to tooth position, a process that is mapped out in advance by Dr. Henry Jr. or Dr. Mary Paula, specifically for your situation.  When the aligners are placed on the teeth, they […]

How Long Does Treatment Take With the damon system

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Damon orthodontic treatment utilizes a passive system where the brackets are self-ligating. So what does that mean to you? Patients who opt for this straightening solution enjoy a more comfortable treatment and a shorter total treatment length. How does it work? Let’s break it down! On average, Damon System braces reduce total treatment time by […]


Tired of sleeping poorly or snoring loudly? Let the team at Zaytoun Orthodontics help treat your Sleep Apnea. What causes Sleep Apnea? Sleep Apnea is a chronic condition where your breathing briefly stops throughout the night. When you stop breathing, the lack of oxygen in your brain wakes you up to restart your breath. The […]

Temporomandibular Disorder: TMJ

Zaytoun Orthodontics helps patients with TMJ in Raleigh, Cary, and Garner live pain-free. What Can Cause TMJ? The direct cause of Temporomandibular Disorders (or commonly called “TMJ”)- an issue with the joints on either side of your face that connect you jaw to your skull – can be hard to pin down. However, the doctors […]

Treating My Underbite

An underbite is a common condition that requires unique treatment. The team at Zaytoun Orthodontics has extensive experience treating underbites in Raleigh, Cary, and Garner. What Causes an Underbite? An underbite occurs when the lower teeth and jaw protrude in front of the upper teeth. This is often a genetically-inherited trait, but a number of […]

Protruding Teeth

Protruding teeth, also known as “Buck Teeth”, are a common problem in both children and adults. At Zaytoun Orthodontics, we use a variety of procedures, tactics and treatments to reduce the appearance of protruding teeth in Raleigh, Garner and Cary orthodontic patients. Correcting this problem helps decrease the risk of dental fracture and improves function. […]

How to Get Straight Teeth With Lingual Braces

A smile can be one of the first things someone notices when they meet you, and if you aren’t confident about your teeth, it shows. Lots of factors can play into the smile you’re born with, and genetics is one of them. Several issues can become noticeable as a child or adult, including overbites. Overbites […]