Dr. Maria Yazji, DDS
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Dr. Maria Yazji, Orthodontist

Welcome to Contemporary Orthodontics! Dr. Maria Yazji has more than 23 years of experience in designing beautiful, confident smiles for patients in Miami, Brickell, Weston, and the surrounding areas. Our goal is to provide you and your family with a high standard of comprehensive orthodontic and aesthetic care in a warm, soothing environment. Dr. Yazji is committed to bringing you the most advanced and effective orthodontic treatments available today. She has been specially trained to manage tooth movement and guide facial development. Dr. Yazji continues to provide our patients with the highest quality dental care by engaging in ongoing continuing education, training in the most advanced techniques, and staying current with the latest research and advances in orthodontics and facial rejuvenation.

"The atmosphere here is clean and professional and Dr. Yazji is a really great orthodontist. And everyone is so nice and happy to see you every time you have an appointment!" - Alyssa V.

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Test Your Dental Hygiene Knowledge

October is National Dental Hygiene month, and before the month is over, take some time to brush up on dental care tips and techniques. Maintaining good dental hygiene in Miami can keep up the health of your teeth, mouth, and contribute to better overall health. Practicing a good oral care routine can help you avoid invasive fillings and root canals, and can prevent the need for extensive dental work like crowns, and bridges in the future. 

Brushing your teeth is one of those things you do every morning before leaving for school or work, and you’re probably in a hurry when doing so. A lifetime of brushing may have made you ...

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What Halloween Candy Can Mean for Your Teeth If You Wear Braces

 

October means pumpkins, costumes, and bags of candy for kids and parents getting ready for Halloween. But it’s also an important month for something else – your teeth. October is National Dental Hygiene month, and the perfect time to make sure you are doing all you can to ensure your teeth and gums are taken care of.

 

Maintaining the health of your teeth and gums is important. Clean, healthy teeth look great, of course, but good dental health also correlates to good overall health. Decay, inflammation, infections, and abscesses in your mouth can wreak havoc on your system, and cause pain, tooth loss, and more. To keep your teeth healthy, the ...

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The Revolutionary New Insignia Advanced Smile Design

 

Everyone deserves to have a smile they can be proud of. However, many people today do not know about the many options available for them in order to obtain their perfect smile. At Yazji Orthodontics, we strive to provide cutting-edge treatments to determine the best fitting treatment plan for our patients.

 

Today, we provide teeth straightening treatments that go beyond traditional metal braces. The Insignia Advanced Smile Design system is a revolutionary method that incorporates digital technology into the treatment plan in order to provide a beautiful smile in a more efficient manner. 

 

Why Choose the Insignia Advanced Smile Design System?

 

The Insignia treatment is highly sought after for its many advantages in ...

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Top 5 Reasons to Consider The Insignia Treatment System

Have you been looking to achieve a more beautiful smile for you or a loved one, but don’t know where to start? At Yazji Orthodontics we can help you find the perfect treatment plan that fits your individual needs. Through our team of experts, we can provide you with a consultation that can answer your questions and give your options to choose from for a treatment plan. We believe that offering many different types of treatment plans is necessary in order to provide our very best for our patients.

 

Have you considered the new Insignia Advanced Smile Design system, provided at Yazji Orthodontics? This is a revolutionary new treatment system ...

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Are You Brushing Long Enough? How Long Should You Brush Your Teeth and Other Oral Care Concerns

A group of dental hygiene students in Miami were puzzled over something on their first day of class: How many minutes it takes to brush your teeth correctly. “I think it’s one minute, that seems like enough time,” the first student said. The second student shook her head: “I remember that it has something to do with that ‘Happy Birthday’ song. I think you sing it, like, two times? No wait, three times maybe?” The third student chimed in: “I remember my orthodontist telling me about this – you should brush your teeth for two minutes.”

 

The third student had it right – if you want to make sure that you’re ...

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October is National Dental Hygiene Month! Here are Three Steps to Healthier Smile

 

When you think of a healthy smile, what comes to mind? Pearly white teeth? A mouth that’s free of cavities? Straight teeth? There are several components to a healthy smile – your teeth should look and function well. If you have any of the common dental issues that keep many patients in Miami from having their best smile, such as bite issues, crooked and crowded teeth, and dental cavities, there are a few steps you can take to get a healthier smile.

 

  1. Practice good dental hygiene. In honor of National Dental Hygiene month, we at Dr. Maria Yazji Orthodontics would like to remind our patients and prospective patients of the ...

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Once Upon a Time, My Tooth Grew in Backwards!

 

This is a true story! As a kid, you start to lose all your baby teeth. But this one time, one little girl lost her bottom tooth and when her adult tooth started coming in, it was growing backwards! Something had forced her tooth to continuously turn when it was coming in. Her mom was completely shocked that she was looking at the back of, what was supposed to be her daughter’s adult tooth. She didn’t know what to do, so she took her daughter in for a consultation and was told that they would have to “lasso” the tooth back into place. But, the best method of correcting her ...

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