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.


Zoom® Teeth Whitening in Surfside, Florida

Do you have a special event coming up and want your smile to be the absolute brightest it can be? Are your teeth dulled from drinking coffee or eating foods that can stain them and you just want them to look better, brighter, and whiter? If the answer is yes, Zoom® Teeth Whitening from Dr. Yazji Orthodontics in Surfside, Florida may just be the answer to your prayers.

Whiter teeth and a bright smile are a beautiful thing; not only do they build your self-confidence, they are also one of the first things that others notice about you. If you’re looking for a new, sparkling smile Zoom Teeth ...

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This is an article to bring attention to early orthodontic treatment, addressing problems with your child's teeth.  By the age of seven, if you notice problems in your child's mouth, it's time to make an appointment with Dr. Maria Yazji and see what can be done to make the corrections necessary for a beautiful smile.

This first appointment will include x-rays, a complete orthodontic exam for alignment correction with braces for children and teens, a diagnosis for a treatment plan, and price quote for the treatment.  The type of braces would be discussed with many options now available to resolve dental problems.

Focusing on children under 12 years of age, a ...

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Health Benefits of a Perfect Smile

If you have bite problems or your teeth are crooked, you have probably considered braces for cosmetic reasons. But did you know that there are many health reasons to straighten your teeth, too?
If your teeth are not aligned correctly, your bite can be off, as well. Having bite problems such as an overbite or underbite can cause mouth pain and jaw pain. You also may have problems chewing or speaking, because teeth that do not fit together properly do not work as well as teeth that are properly aligned.
The health of your teeth and gums ...

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Build Confidence with a Healthy, Perfect Smile

The health and beauty of your teeth and gums can be connected to your overall health and wellbeing, and your smile is one of the first things that people notice about you. Not everyone has a perfect smile – and your teeth spacing, or the general appearance of your teeth or bite may cause you to be self-conscious about smiling.

A beautiful smile can give you the improved self-confidence you need to try new things – new job, new promotion, even working up the courage to meet someone special. Subconsciously, others may feel that if you are taking good care of your teeth, you are taking care of other things as ...

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Invisalign Teen braces in Southwest Ranches, Florida

Need braces in Southwest Ranches, Florida? Are you dreading the uncomfortable metal in your mouth and everyone seeing them every time you open your mouth? And don’t you have to skip certain foods while you wear braces?

With Invisalign Teen in Southwest Ranches, none of those things will be a problem.

With the latest advances in technology at Dr. Maria Yazji Orthodontics, it’s hard to tell you’re even wearing braces. Invisalign Teen braces in Southwest Ranches, Florida are clear, discreet, and comfortable – everything you want in braces. You can take them out while you ...

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An Easier Way to Stop Sleep Apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea is a killer, but not a silent one. Obstructive sleep apnea is caused by loose or excessive flesh at the back of the throat and causes your breathing to stop temporarily, causing loud snoring. This may happen dozens, even hundreds, of times every night without you realizing. It deprives your brain and body of the restorative sleep that it needs every night and the oxygen that your organs need to function. You need sleep to live a healthy life; it is essential to your wellbeing, and poor sleep can lead to daytime drowsiness, obesity, high blood pressure and even death.

If you have been diagnosed with obstructive sleep ...

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Hide Your Teeth Straightening with Incognito Lingual Braces in Miami Springs

If you are considering braces, you should think about using Incognito Lingual Braces in Miami Springs, especially if you want braces that are unnoticeable. These braces are called ‘incognito’ for a reason, because they are virtually unnoticeable in your mouth. Many patients have reported that most people don’t even realize that they are wearing braces, making them a popular choice for both teens and adults.

Before these new treatments were created, you were never able to hide traditional braces. But now, unlike the days when you needed a mouth full of metal to straighten your teeth and give you a new smile, Incognito Lingual Braces have low-profile wires. This ...

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