Author: Dr Martin Poon

Specialist Orthodontist Orthodontic Care BDSc (Melb), Cert Orth MS (Uni of Penn)

What is the cost of braces?

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Specialist Orthodontist
Orthodontic Care
BDSc (Melb), Cert Orth MS (Uni of Penn)

Understanding the costs of braces and Invisalign So you are ready to invest in your smile and ready to have your teeth straightened. But how much do braces actually cost? You start Googling, talk to friends who have been through braces and discuss your options with your local dentist or specialist orthodontist. You may quickly Read more...

When should I take my child to see an orthodontist?

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Specialist Orthodontist
Orthodontic Care
BDSc (Melb), Cert Orth MS (Uni of Penn)

When should we take our children to see an orthodontist? Why do some kids at school already have braces or appliances in their mouths? Surely they still have baby teeth. Is it not too early? Am I missing the boat? Perhaps you are asking yourself questions like these. As parents we try to do what Read more...

Options and trends in teeth straightening

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Specialist Orthodontist
Orthodontic Care
BDSc (Melb), Cert Orth MS (Uni of Penn)

Teeth straightening options Most people would like to have straight teeth and a beautiful smile. Traditionally, the only way to reach this goal was using fixed braces. Whether made of metal, clear material or something hidden behind the teeth, braces are a tried and tested approach to teeth straightening and they achieve beautiful results for Read more...