Create an attractive, even smile with Pointe Dental Group Orthodontics! in Michigan with locations in Shelby Township and Grosse Pointe!
Whatever your age, whatever your style, we have the orthodontic solutions to give you the smile you’ve always wanted. Pointe Dental Group is your source for orthodontics in Grosse Pointe and Shelby Township, Michigan.
With a clear aligner, no one will notice your braces – all they’ll see is your incredible smile. Clear aligners are a great choice for both teens and adults, especially those who enjoy rough-and-tumble sports. They’re relatively new orthodontic treatments, which:
Looking for a little less metal? Ask about our esthetic ceramic braces! They pack all the power of traditional braces, yet offer a discreet, understated look. Commonly known as ceramic dental braces or tooth-colored dental braces, this option is one of several types of orthodontic braces designed to fit adult lifestyles because they:
Traditional braces are a system of brackets bonded directly to the front of the teeth. The brackets act like handles, holding arch wires that move the teeth. They are often connected with a system of bands, spacers, springs, and other mechanical appliances to gradually move and align the teeth. Traditional metal braces:
Orthodontic treatment in young children is known as early interceptive, or Phase I, treatments. The American Association of Orthodontists recommend a consultation for everyone by the age of 7, and intervention may begin as early as age 6 or 7. At this age, teeth are still developing, and the jaw is still growing. Early interceptive treatments address:
Comprehensive orthodontic treatment begins when patients have primary teeth, when they have a mix of primary and permanent teeth, or when all permanent teeth are in. Comprehensive orthodontic treatment:
Visit our offices for the latest orthodontic technology, including:
These advances allow us to treat our patients more comfortably, and decrease the number of office visits and length of treatment.
We are proud of our commitment to our patients and our ability to produce beautiful, healthy smiles in a caring, patient-oriented environment. If you would like to learn more about your options, you can request a consultation online or give us a call at one of our two orthodontic locations in Michigan:
Grosse Pointe Farms: (313) 881-2480 | Shelby Township: (586) 803-8300
For more information about orthodontics and braces, please check out the following resources:
Dr. Elias is an orthodontic specialist who remembers wanting to be a dentist long before she really understood what went into a dental career! During her teenage years, she learned how valuable a beautiful smile was and how it could effect one's self-esteem, self-confidence, and overall quality of life.
Dr. Elias' academic career and training is diverse. She completed an undergraduate and graduate degree in Materials Science & Engineering at The Ohio State University. Motivated by an interest in research and dentistry, she went on to earn a Doctor of Dental Medicine and a Ph.D in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Connecticut. Her training gives her a unique understanding of the materials, mechanics, and bone biology invaluable to orthodontic tooth movement.
“One of the best decisions I made for my family was to switch to the Pointe Dental Group. I was so pleased that I switched my whole family and we've been happy ever since.”