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7 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Invisalign Treatment

La Grange and Oak Park, IL – If you or a loved one is considering getting Invisalign, you’ve likely heard information about this remarkable treatment. Despite the relative ease of use, however, there are still ways you as a patient can boost your likelihood of having an excellent outcome. Below are some tips to get…

SureSmile

SureSmile provides 30% less treatment time on average than conventional braces.* (*Results based on a comparison study of 1,849 patients following conventional treatment and 4,376 patients using SureSmile.) With SureSmile technology, Dr. Battistoni and Dr. Beam can offer a patient experience unlike any other. – Shorter Treatment: Braces used to be a long-term commitment. Not…

Treatment for Adults

We’d like to dispel a myth: Braces are not just for teens. That’s right. Today, 1 in 5 orthodontic patients is over the age of 21. The fact is, more adults than ever are realizing the myriad of benefits that come from having a gorgeous and functioning smile. These patients understand the importance of maintaining…

Early Treatment

One of the most common questions we’re asked during an orthodontic consult is “Why do I see so many 8 year olds with braces these days?” An excellent article published by the Wall Street Journal discusses the pros and cons of early treatment. In summary, early or “two phase” treatment is orthodontic treatment before all…

Why You Should See a Certified Orthodontist

La Grange, IL – Has your dentist recently recommended orthodontic treatment for you, and suggested your issue could be fixed right there in his or her office? While this may sound convenient, for the best orthodontics, it’s important to see a certified orthodontist. Your dentist is well trained in many aspects of dental care, but…

Orthodontics FAQ

                    In this section, we attempt to answer some questions that we get asked frequently. The following are the most frequently asked questions about braces and orthodontic care. If you have additional questions, please ask your dentist, or contact any of our locations. Click on a Question…

A Healthy Smile for a Healthy Life

La Grange, IL – March is World Oral Health Month, and at Battistoni and Beam, we know how important a straight smile is to ensuring your best oral health. Braces do more than just create a beautiful smile, they also create a better functioning one. “A properly functioning smile is crucial to your overall oral…