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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February is National Children's Dental Health Month: 10 Tips for a Healthier Smile

 

Well, February is here again, and it is National Dental Health Month sponsored by the ADA, American Dental Association. While we should all concern ourselves with our oral health each and every month, February is the month that we take a closer look at our children’s healthy gums and teeth. Naturally, we all want our children to have a bright and beautiful smile with straight and healthy white teeth. You may think that your family, friends and business associate’s children were born with that killer smile and those spectacular teeth, but they’ve most likely gone to see an experienced orthodontist like Dr. Maria Yazji Orthodontics. You can always tell ...

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How to Instill Good Oral Hygiene Habits in Children

 

Our children are our most prized and precious assets and what we teach them and what they learn will affect them for the rest of their lives. Good oral hygiene is just as important as taking a bath and taking pride in the cleanliness of your body. The way our teeth look is a visual confirmation of the respect and care we have for our overall health.

The most people get check-ups from their dentist as well as their doctor because they know how important it is to have good oral health. You can look at a child’s teeth and tell that their parents have instilled in them self-respect due to ...

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It's All In The Stats: The Truth About The Importance Of Your Smile

 

Some people believe that communication begins with your words, but it starts much earlier than that. According to psychologist Albert Mehrabian’s communication model, only 7% of what we communicate is actually verbal, yet 55% is body language which encompasses your smile. Statistically speaking, your smile delivers a powerful message when you choose to send it. It says so much about yourself that you don’t realise, even the length and width of your smile and most certainly your teeth and whether they are cared for or not.

Every single time you smile you activate the messaging system in your brain that sends a neural text for some serotonin, dopamine, and endorphins to ...

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Is Your Smile Ready for Dating?

 

 

So, you have decided that you are ready to put yourself out there and start dating again. Great! Well now, the very first thing you’re going to have to work on, is your smile! People underestimate the power of the smile and how much visual attraction is generated via the curvature of your lips. If you haven’t done so already, go and practice your smile and see what you feel. A full, vivacious and brilliant smile is what causes people to take a second look. If this is not what you are seeing in your reflection, then you will want to speak with Dr. Maria Yazji Orthodontics as soon as ...

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Celebrate National Children’s Dental Health Month in Miami!

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month and Dr. Maria Yazji Orthodontics is excited to celebrate with all the families in Miami! Oral health is extremely important, especially for a developing child. The most prevalent chronic disease in children is tooth decay and the month of February is dedicated to change that statistic! The National Children’s Dental Health Month celebration is meant to bring awareness to the problems of children’s oral health and promote healthy practices. Dr. Maria Yazji Orthodontics knows how much you love your children and understands that you want to see them smiling for many years to come. They have the same goal.

 

The best way to ...

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WildSmiles Braces for Children in Surfside Miami

 

Attention!! Attention!! Special news bulletin alert!! Wildsmiles Braces are running wild in Surfside, Miami, and they are everywhere! People all over Miami are on the lookout for these amazing smiles, in fact, one was last seen leaving Dr. Maria Yazji Orthodontics office in Surfside Miami. You really can’t miss these WILDSMILES as they are awesome fun and full of confidence.  Wait! Two more have just been spotted walking into the offices of Dr. Maria Yazji Orthodontics in Brickell and Weston! Kids all over South Florida are smiling with pride showing off their fun, colorful and creative braces.
 

WildSmiles braces are perfect for your hipster who won’t want to ...

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Is snoring ruining your love life?

 

Do you struggle with sleeplessness and snoring then you might want to call your orthodontist? There are many people who refuse to stay the night with their partners because of the embarrassment of snoring. There are couples who haven’t shared the same bed for years because of his or her snoring. There is something you can do to treat this embarrassing problem. Disturbed sleep and snoring are just some of the signs of Obstructive Sleep Apnea and believe it or not, your teeth could be to blame. Many people are really surprised when they hear this. The National Sleep Foundation estimates that 22 million Americans suffer from ...

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