Marina Gonchar DMD
Orthodontist | Orthodontist2 Morris Ave MORRISTOWN NJ, 07960
Dr. Marina Gonchar practices Orthodontics in MORRISTOWN, NJ. Comprehensive orthodontic treatment includes metal wires that are inserted into orthodontic brackets, which can be made from stainless steel or a more aesthetic ceramic material. The wires interact with the brackets to move teeth into desired positions. Being advanced in the field, Dr. Gonchar may also use Invisalign or other aligner trays that have been designed to align a patients? smile. As an orthodontist, Dr. Gonchar must recognize various characteristics of a malocclusion or dentofacial deformity, define the nature of the problem, including the etiology if possible, and design a treatment strategy based on the specific needs and desires of the patient.
Education and Training
Boston University DMD 2014
American Board of Orthodontics
Marina Gonchar DMD's Expert Contributions
Yes invisalign is very efficient at straightening front teeth. READ MORE
Yes braces can fix a small gap very fast if you are already in braces. However, if you have a small space between your teeth and are looking to get braces placed for that reason, it will take much longer than a month. READ MORE
Sore gums from a denture usually indicates the denture needs to be adjusted by a dentist. While waiting for your appointment it may be best to leave the denture out to allow any swelling of the gums to subside and only use the denture while absolutely necessary, for eating purposes. It is advisable to use salt water rinses to allow the gum to heal faster. It is also helpful to use a denture liner (can be purchased on amazon or any pharmacy) to eliminate sharp spots and any areas of discomfort. READ MORE
The usual healing time after implant placement is 3 months, to allow for full bony integration and gum healing. However, if the implant is located in the esthetic zone (the front teeth), it can usually be restored with a temporary crown immediately. READ MORE
Usually it takes anywhere from 7-14 days for the gum around a newly placed crown to heal and return to normal. In order to speed the process along, it is essential to keep the area very clean. Salt water rinses can also reduce the amount of bacteria in your mouth and further along the healing process. If the gum still remains swollen after 7-14 days, it is recommended that you return to your dentist for follow-up. READ MORE
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