The decision to get braces for yourself or a loved one is one of the most important
dental decisions you may ever have to make. It is also one of the most rewarding and
life-changing decisions you will ever make. Straight teeth and a beautiful smile improve
not only the function of your teeth, but also increase your self-confidence and
self-esteem. The social stigma associated with braces has also largely disappeared, and
there are many fun color choices to choose from (or even clear braces if you want them
to be invisible).
Braces are traditionally done by an orthodontist, who is a dentist that has undergone
2-3 years of further study to specialize in braces. However, the nearest orthodontists
are in Edmonton and Lloydminster. Due to the frequency of checkups needed, you may find
yourself missing many days of work or school to drive to your monthly orthodontic
Dr. Nordstrom has been offering braces since 2008, after he completed the Comprehensive
Orthodontics Course from the Faculty for Orthodontic Research and Continuing Education.
Dr. Nordstrom is able treat most orthodontic problems at Nordstrom Dental in Wainwright,
making monthly check-ups a simple matter that can be accomplished either before or after
school. However, Dr. Nordstrom is not an orthodontist, and difficult cases still require
the attention of a specialist, to whom Dr. Nordstrom will be happy to refer you to.
Call today to book an Orthodontic Consult with Dr. Nordstrom. (403)