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Smile Gallery: Orthodontics

Is there something about your smile that you don't love? If you've been living with dental flaws, it may be difficult to picture how great a healthy smile can look and how much it can improve your self-confidence. 

If you would like to see the difference that even one procedure can have on your smile, please browse through our gallery of Before and After photos of actual patients who have been treated at our Alafaya office. You'll see the amazing transformations we can achieve and maybe even get some inspiration for improving your own smile! 

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Rodney: 6 Month Smiles & Porcelain Veneers
Rodney was interested in straightening his teeth but with traveling for work, traditional braces was not conducive with his lifestyle. After a thorough exam and consult with Dr. Michaleson a treatment plan with phases was discussed with Rodney. Dr. M...[Read More]
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Rodney: Porcelain Veneers
Rodney was interested in straightening his teeth but with traveling for work, traditional braces was not conducive with his lifestyle. After a thorough exam and consult with Dr. Michaleson a treatment plan with phases was discussed with Rodney. Dr. M...[Read More]
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Renee: Invisalign
Renee was interested in straightening her teeth but did not want to be in metal braces for years. After a consult with Dr. Michaelson, Renee was a great candidate for Invisalign. She wore clear removable aligners that gradually moved her teeth in pla...[Read More]
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Robin-Invisalign
Robin was not happy with the spacing between her teeth. To help enhance her smile we took impressions for Invisalign. Her case was completed over the course of 10 months.
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Jeff- Invisalign and Composite Bondings
Jeff was interested in straightening his teeth but did not want to be in metal braces for years. After a consult with Dr. Michaelson, Jeff was a great candidate for Invisalign. He wore clear removable aligners that gradually moved his teeth in place...[Read More]
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Ed-Invisalign
Ed had braces as a teen and as the years passed his teeth began to shift from not wearing his retainers. Ed had discussed with Dr Michaelson about his concerns with his teeth shifting and how it’s hard to floss his teeth. Dr. Michaelson explained t...[Read More]
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Apurva-Invisalign
Apurva was referred by her husband who is a long time patient of Dr Michaelson. Her overall interests was having a healthly mouth and improving her smile. Visually, Aprurva’s teeth were discolored, misaligned and worn down with chipped edges. Apurva...[Read More]
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Bryan - Invisalign
Bryan was interested in straightening his teeth but felt at his age he really did not want the metal braces. Dr Michaelson corrected Bryan's slight misaligned teeth with Invisalign. Invisalign is a clear and removable aligner that gradually moves the...[Read More]
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Anthony - Orthodontics
Anthony was interested in straightening his teeth. He had read about the new technology with straightening your teeth within 6 months. After a thorough examination Dr Michaelson recommended 6 month smiles orthodontics. This includes tooth colored...[Read More]
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Dara - Invisalign
Dara was interested in straightening her teeth but not crazy about wearing metal braces for approximately 2 years. Dr Michaelson recommended invisalign and told Dara she would be a great candidate. Invisalign are a set of clear trays that she w...[Read More]
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Jennifer R. - Invisalign
Jennifer had a slight rotation with her front two teeth and some crowding. She was not interested in wearing metal braces and the length of treatment time. Jennifer was a great invisalign candidate and her treatment was completed in about 8 months....[Read More]
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Sam - Invisalign
Sam was interested in closing the spaces she had between her teeth. Dr Michaelson used Invisalign orthodontics to treat Sam. Invisalign worked great with Sams lifestyle, she was able to remove her aligner to eat and brush. She changed her aligner...[Read More]
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Stacy - Invisalign
Stacy was interested in correcting the crowding and spaces in her smile. Dr Michaelson placed Stacey in invisalign and corrected the crowding, moved her upper teeth down so she shows more in her smile and closed the spacing. Invisalign also aligne...[Read More]
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Bonnie - Orthodontics & Bonding
Bonnie was interested in straightening her teeth but she did not want the traditional metal braces nor the length of time it requires. After an examination with Dr Michaelson, Bonnie was candidate for 6 month smiles. Bonnie had tooth colored bracke...[Read More]
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Candice-Orthodontics
Candice had a dental exam with Dr Michaelson and expressed her concerns with wanting to correct the crowding. Dr Michaelson recommended 6 month smile orthodontics to correct the crowding and to make space to move her canine down where it belongs....[Read More]
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Delaney - Orthodontics and Bondings
Delaney had researched 6 month smile orthodontics online. Dr Michaelson is one of the few dentists who preform 6 month smiles in Orlando. After a full examination with Dr Michaelson, Delaney was a great candidate for 6 month smile and started the...[Read More]
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Erika - 6 Month Smiles
Erika was engaged to be married and wanted her teeth corrected as soon as possible. Erika was interested in orthodontics but did not like the idea of having traditional braces that could take up to 2 years. After an examination, 6 month smiles wa...[Read More]
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Julie - 6 Month Smiles
Julie's teeth had slight crowding and she was interested in straightening them. To align her teeth and give her a more broad smile, Dr Michaelson placed her in 6 Month Smile Orthodontics. Julie was happy because the brackets and wire were tooth colo...[Read More]
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Kaitlyn - 6 Month Smiles
Kaitlyn was in her senior year of high school and she was interested in having straight teeth. She did not want to wear the traditional braces for years, that would mean braces in all her photos for homecoming, prom, and even while she is in college....[Read More]
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Chris-6 Month Smiles and Porcelain Veneers
Chris had spaces due to congenitally missing both of his upper laterals. After a consult with Dr Michaelson, Implants were not an option due to not enough spacing to place them. Dr Michaelson started treatment phase 1 with 6 month smiles orthodont...[Read More]
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Kathleen - 6 Month Smiles
Kathy has been a long time patient of Dr Michaelson. Kathy's teeth were slightly misaligned with a crossbite and she always had difficulty flossing due to the crowding. Dr Michaelson placed 6 month smile orthodontics on Kathy's teeth and within 7...[Read More]
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Denise - Invisalign and Porcelain Veneers
Denise had a consult with Dr Michaelson about a smile makeover. She was interested in straightening and changing the shape of her teeth. Dr Michaelson reviewed that he can straighten her teeth with Invisalign orthodontics but that would not change...[Read More]
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Teresa - 6 month smiles and Veneers
Teresa was interested in smile makeover to give her that perfect smile. She wanted her teeth straighter and she did not like the old discolored fillings she had on her front teeth. After a thorough examination with Dr Michaelson, Teresa decided to...[Read More]
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Marco - 6 Month smiles
Marco was referred by a friend that had 6 month smile orthodontics here with Dr Michaelson. Marco had crowding and misaligned teeth all his life and was ready to do something about it. He liked the idea of the tooth colored brackets and wire and no...[Read More]
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Amy - 6 Month Smiles and Porcelain Veneers
Amy was a student at UCF and was looking into having a smile makeover. She had many tooth colored fillings that had discolored through out the years which made it hard for her to smile. After an examination with Dr Michaelson, Amy was given a choic...[Read More]
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Matthew - 6 Month Smiles
Matthew's wife had just finished Invisalign orthodontics with us and he was interested in also having straight teeth. Matthew's teeth had severe crowding and rotation of several teeth. Dr Michaelson decided 6 month smile orthodontics would be best...[Read More]
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Nicole - 6 Month smiles
Nicole had braces when she was a young teen but not wearing her retainers caused her teeth to relapse into shifting. After an examination Dr Michaelson recommended 6 month smile orthodontics to align Nicole's teeth. Once the tooth colored braces were...[Read More]
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Cathi - 6 Month Smiles and Porcelain Crowns
When Cathi was younger she had an accident that caused trauma to her front tooth and it became dark through the years. Besides wanting to fix the front tooth, Cathi was interested in straightening her teeth to improve her smile. Dr Michaelson start...[Read More]
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Robert - 6 Month Smiles
Robert was interested in straighten and whitening his teeth. After a dental exam with Dr Michaelson, Robert was a candidate for six month smile orthodontics. Robert was please with the idea of having straight teeth within 6 months and not having to...[Read More]
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Sonja - 6 Month Smiles
Sonja is such a beautiful young lady but she was always self conscious about smiling. Sonja was interested in a smile makeover and after having a dental exam and consult with Dr Michaelson , six month smile orthodontics was recommended. Sonja had t...[Read More]
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Susie - 6 Month Smiles
Susie had many orthodontic consults but did not feel comfortable with any of the treatment plans that were given to her. Susie lived 40 minutes away but was recommended to Dr Michaelson by her sister. After a complete dental exam and consult, Susie...[Read More]
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Jermey- 6 Month Smiles & Cosmetics
Jeremy was interested in a smile makeover and came in to see Dr Michaelson to see what was involved in getting his vision of a perfect smile. Jeremy's main concerns were his crowding, chipped, and discolored teeth. After a thorough examination Dr M...[Read More]
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Tarin - Orthodontics
Tarin had metal orthodontic braces as a teen but from not wearing her retainer continuously, her teeth had shifted. 85% of adults going into orthodontics had braces as teens but at some point stopped wearing their retainers. Tarin was interested...[Read More]
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Kathy - Orthodontics & Cosmetics
Kathy had always dreamed of having a beautiful smile and she was finally ready to start her journey. After an examination with Dr Michaelson a treatment plan was recommend that would take several phases to give Kathy her dream smile. Dr Michaelson...[Read More]
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Carla- Orthodontics
Carla had braces in the past but from not wearing her retainers through the years her teeth had shifted. Since there was minimal correction needed, Invisalign Express was recommended by Dr Michaelson. Invisalign Express can work for patients with...[Read More]
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Astrid-Orthodontics 6 Month Smiles
Astrid had been through wearing orthodontic braces twice in the past. Over the years her teeth migrated back to their previous position. Her main objective was to close the space between her front 2 teeth but she did not want to wear braces for y...[Read More]
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Susan- 6 Month Smiles and Porcelain Crowns and Veneers
Susan came in to see Dr Michaelson for a smile makeover. Susan concerns were, her teeth were not straight, her front teeth were chipped, and her teeth were dark with 2 crowns in the back molars that stuck out like a sore thumb. Dr Michaelson revie...[Read More]
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Teresa- 6 Month Smiles, Upper and lower Veneers
Teresa came in to see Dr Michaelson for a smile makeover consult. Teresa expressed that she wanted her teeth to look straight and for her teeth to all be the same shade. Dr Michaelson reviewed that he could place braces to straighten her teeth but...[Read More]
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Jennifer- 6 Month Smiles
Jennifer had braces as a teenager and like most teens she did not wear her retainers frequently after braces. With Jennifer's busy work and life schedule, she felt she could not wear braces for years again. Dr Michaelson placed 6 month smile orthod...[Read More]
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Christina- Inman and Porcelain Veneers
Christina had braces as a young teen but from years of not wearing her retainers, her teeth had shifted slightly out of alignment. Since there was minimal movement needed, Dr Michaelson recommended Inman Aligner treatment. The Inman Aligner is mad...[Read More]
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Anthony-6 Month Smiles
Anthony was interested in straightening his teeth. He had read about the new technology with straightening your teeth within 6 months. After a thorough examination Dr Michaelson recommended 6 month smiles orthodontics. This includes tooth colored bra...[Read More]
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After
Matthew - 6 Month Smiles
Matthew's wife had just finished Invisalign orthodontics with us and he was interested in also having straight teeth. Matthew's teeth had severe crowding and rotation of several teeth. Dr Michaelson decided 6 month smile orthodontics would be best fo...[Read More]
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After
Erika-6 Month Smiles
Erika was engaged to be married and wanted her teeth corrected as soon as possible. Erika was interested in orthodontics but did not like the idea of having traditional braces that could take up to 2 years. After an examination, 6 month smiles was r...[Read More]
Before
After
Bonnie-6 Month Smiles
Bonnie was interested in straightening her teeth but she did not want the traditional metal braces nor the length of time it requires. After an examination with Dr Michaelson, Bonnie was candidate for 6 month smiles. Bonnie had tooth colored brackets...[Read More]
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After
Delaney-6 Month Smiles
Delaney had researched 6 month smile orthodontics online. Dr Michaelson is one of the few dentists who preform 6 month smiles in Orlando. After a full examination with Dr Michaelson, Delaney was a great candidate for 6 month smile and started the tre...[Read More]
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Marco - 6 Month smiles
Marco was referred by a friend that had 6 month smile orthodontics here with Dr Michaelson. Marco had crowding and misaligned teeth all his life and was ready to do something about it. He liked the idea of the tooth colored brackets and wire and not...[Read More]
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After
Sonjia-6 Month Smiles
Sonja is such a beautiful young lady but she was always self conscious about smiling. Sonja was interested in a smile makeover and after having a dental exam and consult with Dr Michaelson , six month smile orthodontics was recommended. Sonja had the...[Read More]
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After
6 Month Smiles
Kathy has been a long time patient of Dr Michaelson. Kathy's teeth were slightly misaligned with a crossbite and she always had difficulty flossing due to the crowding. Dr Michaelson placed 6 month smile orthodontics on Kathy's teeth and within 7 mon...[Read More]
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After
Invisalign
Stacy was interested in correcting the crowding and spaces in her smile. Dr Michaelson placed Stacey in invisalign and corrected the crowding, moved her upper teeth down so she shows more in her smile and closed the spacing. Invisalign also aligned h...[Read More]
Before
After
Invisalign
Dara was interested in straightening her teeth but not crazy about wearing metal braces for approximately 2 years. Dr Michaelson recommended invisalign and told Dara she would be a great candidate. Invisalign are a set of clear trays that she would c...[Read More]