We found 6 orthodontists who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze near Glen Carbon, IL.

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Specializes in Orthodontics
4218 South State Route 159; Suite 1
Glen Carbon, IL
 

Dr. Renata Regalado practices orthodontics (braces). She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Specializes in Orthodontics
2220 S. State Route 157; Suite 125
Glen Carbon, IL
 

Dr. Jeffrey Mastroianni's area of specialization is orthodontics (braces). He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Orthodontics
23 Glen Ed Professional Park
Glen Carbon, IL
 

Dr. Elizabeth Bauer Hite's specialty is orthodontics (braces). Dr. Bauer Hite takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Specializes in Orthodontics
93 Crestmoor
Collinsville, IL
 

Dr. Rebecca Fornero works as an orthodontist. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Specializes in Orthodontics
2023 Vadalabene Drive; Suite 252
Maryville, IL
 

Dr. Christine Brinley practices orthodontics (braces) in Maryville, IL. She is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by her patients. She is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Orthodontics
23 Glen Ed Professional Park
Glen Carbon, IL
 

Dr. Joachim Bauer is an orthodontist in Glen Carbon, IL. Dr. Bauer takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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What is Orthodontics?

Orthodontics is the specialty concerned with moving and adjusting the teeth within the mouth in order to enhance their appearance and improve their function. Orthodontists are dentists with additional training, which allows them to straighten teeth and align jaws in order to give their patients a healthier bite.

When teeth are crooked or don’t bite together well it can lead to social embarrassment as well as serious health problems. Poor jaw alignment can strain the muscles that move the mouth, leading to jaw pain and headaches. Crooked teeth are significantly harder to clean effectively, leading to an increased risk for gum disease and tooth decay. In addition, teeth that are seriously out of place can lead to difficulty speaking or eating.

To move the teeth within the jawbone, orthodontists use dental appliances to put pressure on the teeth. Some are fixed in place; others are removable. Examples of appliances include:

  • Braces, made of metal, ceramic, or plastic
  • Components that enhance braces, such as archwires, elastics, or headgear
  • Clear aligners, or invisible customized trays that fit over the teeth
  • Retainers to prevent teeth from shifting out of their new position

Whether you have overcrowded teeth, a misaligned bite, an overbite, or some other alignment issue, an orthodontist can help you have a healthy and beautiful smile.

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