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The Importance of Orthodontics and Dr. Anthony Terrana’s Journey to Becoming a Board-Certified Orthodontist

Did you know that the alignment of your teeth can greatly impact not just your dental health, but also your overall well-being and confidence? This is where orthodontics come into play. Orthodontics is a dental specialty that involves the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of dental and facial irregularities, specifically related to the alignment of teeth and jaws. In this blog post, we will explore the importance of orthodontics and the journey of Dr. Anthony Terrana towards becoming a board-certified orthodontist.

Dr. Anthony Terrana is an accomplished and highly respected orthodontist with years of experience in the field. But before we delve into his professional accomplishments, let’s first understand the importance of proper teeth alignment.

Orthodontics is more than just straightening teeth. It can improve one’s self-esteem and confidence, enhance eating and speaking abilities, and promote better oral health. People with misaligned teeth or jaws may struggle with dental hygiene, suffer from chronic headaches, or experience difficulty chewing and speaking. By addressing these issues through orthodontic treatment, individuals can significantly improve their overall quality of life.

Dr. Anthony Terrana can attest to this as he personally experienced the negative impact of dental issues during his childhood. He was bullied due to his dental problems, which eventually motivated him to pursue a career in orthodontics. Dr. Anthony Terrana received his Bachelor’s degree from Ramapo College, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. He then graduated from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine where he finished in the top ten of his class.

Dr. Terrana’s extensive training and education are matched with his professional affiliations. He is a proud member of several prestigious organizations such as the American Association of Orthodontics and he consistently seeks to expand his expertise through continued education.

As a board-certified orthodontist, Dr. Anthony Terrana offers a wide range of orthodontic services. From traditional braces to clear aligners such as Invisalign, Dr. Terrana customizes treatment plans based on the unique needs and preferences of each patient. Additionally, his practice has multiple locations to better serve the community, and he is known for his compassionate care and dedication to patient comfort.

Choosing Dr. Anthony Terrana as your orthodontist means not only receiving high-quality treatment but also benefiting from his personal experience with orthodontic treatment. He understands firsthand the value of proper dental care and becomes invested in each patient’s journey towards a healthier, happier smile. Dr. Terrana also utilizes the latest orthodontic technology, such as digital imaging and 3D printing, to ensure efficient and effective treatment.

In conclusion, orthodontics can drastically improve your quality of life, and working with a board-certified orthodontist like Dr. Anthony Terrana ensures personalized care and exceptional results. By choosing Dr. Terrana, you are working with a highly educated and experienced professional who is invested in your overall oral health and well-being. We encourage you to schedule a consultation today to learn more about the orthodontic services offered by Dr. Anthony Terrana and take the first step towards a healthier, happier smile.



Our office is located in New Providence, NJ, and provides orthodontic treatment to many surrounding communities including New Providence, Summit, Berkeley Heights, Chatham, Gillette, Madison, Westfield, Long Hill, Springfield, Watchung, Warren, Mountainside, Millburn, and Short Hills. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Terrana Orthodontics
65 South Street, Floor 2
New Providence, NJ 07974
Phone: 908 838 9220
Fax: 336 331 9245

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