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Smile is a gift. Smile is right for everyone.
I am a mother and a wife who love to talk about food and listen to spontaneous jokes!
“I feel fortunate to be in a profession that allows me to inspire and change lives through their smiles. My goal is to make everyone excited about their smile that they cannot stop showing it off everywhere they go.”
BS: University of the Pacific (UOP)
DDS: University of Southern California (USC)
Specialty Degree and MS: Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU)
Affiliations: American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists (PCSO), California Association of Orthodontists (CAO)
Smile under construction doesn't need to show!
Are you concerned about the "braces look"? We understand you! There are options to avoid the brace face with Invisalign® (a clear aligner system) or Inbrace® (invisible braces). We adopt the technology and clinical skills needed to deliver the quality care you want, so you can smile away and confidently always.
I always know Dr. Sheila will greet me with a broad smile, and she knows me by name without peeking at my chart. I'm amazed at the details she remembers about my bite from my last visit (again, without looking at the chart!).
Orthodontist in Mission Viejo, CA
Transform the way you smile with Family Tree Orthodontics
At Family Tree Orthodontics we put confident smiles on beautiful faces.
Are you looking for an orthodontist in Mission Viejo? You’re not alone. According to the American Dental Association, more than 4 million people across the USA have orthodontics (including braces) at any given time.
If you’re unhappy about the look of your smile, have been suffering from crooked teeth that make it difficult to eat, or are concerned about the way ‘traditional’ braces look, we can help.
As one of the leading Orthodontist in the 92691 zip code, Sheila Luwiharto DDS, MS, knows a thing or two about giving people a smile they can be proud of. A smile they deserve.
Call or message our office today and connect with a team of caring and compassionate dental professionals who are excited to help you take back control of your dental health and have you smiling again in no time!
What is Orthodontics?
Orthodontics is a specialty field of dentistry that focuses on the accurate diagnosis, prevention and correction of misaligned teeth, bite patterns and jaws. The most common treatment being braces.
What Does an Orthodontist Do?
At Family Tree Orthodontics, board-certified orthodontist Shelia Luwiharto, is committed to helping patients get and keep a smile they can’t wait to show off, and properly aligned teeth that enable her patients to speak and eat with ease.
To do this, Shelia employs specialized training along with industry-leading dental diagnostic tools to assess the alignment of your teeth, jaws and bite pattern.
From this information, which sometimes requires a mold of the patient’s bite and 3D imaging, she can offer the most appropriate solution to help re-align your pearly whites.
In many cases, this treatment involves the use of braces or clear aligners such as Invisalign.
Braces in Mission Viejo
When many patients hear the word braces, they cringe. We all remember the unsightly, uncomfortable and sometimes painful metal braces that we or our friends and family struggled with.
Luckily, advancements in dental technology have come a long way since then. Today, we're proud to offer a range of cutting-edge solutions to align teeth.
From modern braces to invisible aligners, these solutions are affordable, effective, and much more comfortable than those you may have remembered from the past.
Caring, Compassionate, Affordable Dental Care for Mission Viejo Area Residents
With more than 40 years serving Orange County and Mission Viejo, Family Tree Orthodontics has helped countless individuals and families take back control of their oral health and well-being, while getting the smile they deserve.
We believe that everyone should have a smile they can be proud of. One that they will want to show off in photos and one that catches the attention of those they smile at for all of the right reasons.
To us, every patient is like family, and we always treat family right. Come in or call today and experience the love and passion we have for helping you get the dental care and treatment you need to look and feel your very best.
From traditional braces to Invisalign, we want your smile to be part of our story.
Call or message today. Our family-friendly team is standing by and eager to learn more about how we can help.