Orthodontic Treatment

The future is digital, and so is your orthodontic treatment. Newer, more advanced tools make it possible to provide more precise treatment, leading to improved outcomes and shorter treatment times. At Banasiak & Nettune Orthodontic Associates, we utilize state-of-the-art digital dental technology to ensure our patients have the best experience possible, from start to finish. Patient comfort is just as important as patient safety and results, in our opinion. Digital technology, including intraoral cameras and digital x-rays, allow us to provide a more comfortable experience for each person we see. Intraoral cameras negate the need for bitewings, lead vests, and other common tools of the past. The pen-like intraoral camera is small but accurate, and you can see your images […]

Orthodontic treatment has changed tremendously since its inception. Today, patients have more options than ever when it comes to improving bite alignment and straightening their teeth. Additionally, the latest orthodontic technology makes the treatment process more precise and comfortable than ever before. At Banasiak & Nettune, we employ some of the most advanced technology available to ensure our patients have the best experience possible. From digital impressions to 3D printing, we use the systems that add convenience and comfort to your life while providing an exceptional result. Some of the types of technology we use include: iTero Digital Impressions Digital X-Rays JUELL 3D Printing Invisalign® Empower® Self-Ligating Brackets We are proud to be the only practice in the area utilizing […]

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) works like a hinge, and you have one on each side of your jaw to make it possible to open and close your mouth. Dysfunction of the TMJ can cause a host of problems, from teeth grinding to back pain. Fortunately, many treatments are now available to address this condition with great results. Our board certified orthodontist has extensive training in TMJ disorder treatment, and he can assist you in determining which approach or approaches can best help you. Some of the most common techniques are: Pain relievers and anti-inflammatory medications Muscle relaxants Oral splints and mouthguards Orthodontic treatment Physical therapy Injections Oral surgery (very rare) TMJ disorder can be caused or worsened by misaligned teeth, […]

Picture someone wearing braces—how old are they? Most people imagine a child or a teenager when they think about the average orthodontic patient. However, approximately 20% of all people with orthodontics are over the age of 18, and an increasing number of adults are choosing to fix teeth that have bothered them for cosmetic or functional reasons (or both). Today there are more options than ever for individuals of all ages to enhance their smiles. Traditional braces are still a popular option. They are often the most affordable choice and they can address a wide range of concerns both simple and complex. But if a “metal mouth” makes you nervous, there are other excellent methods to straighten the teeth, such […]

Dr. Banasiak is named a Top Dentist by New Jersey Monthly

Dr. Kenneth Banasiak of Banasiak & Nettune Orthodontic Associates received recognition as one of the leading dental professionals in the state by a local magazine. Basking Ridge, NJ — New Jersey Monthly magazine publishes an annual list of the “Top Dentists” in the state based on an exacting list of criteria. Dr. Kenneth Banasiak, an orthodontist in Basking Ridge, was recently announced as one of the recipients of this award, making 2016 the seventh year in a row he has achieved this accolade. Dr. Banasiak says that he feels it is his honor and duty to provide exceptional care to his patients, and the award is evidence that he is succeeding in his goals. The selection process New Jersey Monthly […]

With its discreet appearance and brief treatment time, Invisalign® has quickly become one of the most popular ways to address bite misalignment. If you’re considering this orthodontic approach to straighten your teeth, our experienced orthodontists and preferred Invisalign® providers, Dr. Kenneth Banasiak and Dr. Roger Nettune, can evaluate your dental concerns and develop a customized treatment plan. Additionally, they will detail the cost of the procedure during your initial consultation so you can make the best decision for your needs and goals. Many dental professionals offer Invisalign®, but only orthodontists are specially trained in manipulating teeth. This allows them to develop the most accurate and streamlined treatment plan possible. As a result, selecting a skilled orthodontist is a smart choice […]