Orthodontist Weston

Your Orthodontists in Weston

Sawgrass Orthodontics, located in the heart of Weston, is renowned for providing exceptional orthodontic care. Led by the skilled Dr. Kristen and Dr. Penny, our practice is dedicated to offering personalized and advanced orthodontic solutions. We are committed to transforming smiles with the latest in orthodontic technology and treatment strategies, ensuring every patient achieves their dream smile.

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Dr. Kristen

Dr. Kristen Igualada-Heine is a native of Miami, grew up in South Florida, and graduated from FAU. She attended dental school at NSU and earned her DMD while graduating in the top 1% of her class. Following dental school, Dr. Kristen was chosen for a Craniofacial fellowship and then completed her orthodontic training at NSU. She is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists and is an Invisalign® specialist.

Dr. Kristen is also very active in her church, likes to work out, and enjoys spending time with her husband and three beautiful children. She is committed to doing what is best for every patient and has adopted a conservative treatment style, allowing her patients to get exactly what they need during every visit.

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Dr. Penny

Dr. Penelope Reingowsky, known as Dr. Penny by her patients, believes that orthodontic treatment should be tailor-made for each individual. Because of this, her patients receive the best, most personalized experience available. Born in Lima, Peru, Dr. Penny speaks fluent Spanish and moved to South Florida when she was seven years old.

She completed her undergraduate degree at UF and earned her DMD from the prestigious University of Pennsylvania. She also earned an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) certificate from UF, and then completed her orthodontic training at NSU. Additionally, Dr. Penny is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists and is an Invisalign® specialist.

In her spare time, she enjoys reading, watching TV marathons, and spending time with her husband and two gorgeous children.


Orthodontists vs. Dentists: Specialized Care for Your Smile

While dentists and orthodontists both contribute significantly to oral health, orthodontists undergo additional specialized training focused on correcting misalignments of the teeth and jaw. This expertise positions orthodontists like Dr. Kristen and Dr. Penny as the best choice for teeth straightening procedures. They possess the unique skills necessary to design comprehensive treatment plans that not only improve the aesthetics of your smile but also enhance oral functionality and health, ensuring optimal results.

The Transformative Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment

Orthodontic treatment extends far beyond cosmetic improvements, offering a wide range of benefits:

Physical Health Benefits:

  • Improved Oral Hygiene: Straight teeth are easier to clean, reducing the risk of gum disease and tooth decay.
  • Enhanced Functionality: Proper alignment can alleviate issues related to chewing and speaking, and reduce the risk of wear on teeth.
  • Decreased Risk of Oral Diseases: Aligned teeth contribute to healthier gums and teeth, lowering the risk of future dental problems.

Mental and Personal Benefits:

  • Boosted Self-Esteem: A confident smile can significantly impact your self-image and self-esteem, positively affecting personal and social interactions.
  • Reduced Anxiety: Correcting dental issues can lead to decreased social anxiety, fostering more confident and comfortable interactions.

Social and Professional Benefits:

  • Improved First Impressions: A beautiful smile often leaves a lasting impression, associated with health, vitality, and confidence.
  • Career Advancement: Aesthetic smiles are perceived as more attractive, potentially opening doors to new opportunities and success.
How Do I Choose the Right Orthodontist?

At Sawgrass Orthodontics, we believe in the power of a great smile. Dr. Kristen, Dr. Penny, and our dedicated team are passionate about not just improving smiles, but enhancing lives through comprehensive, compassionate care.

Begin Your Journey to a Perfect Smile

Are you ready to unlock the countless benefits of a beautiful, healthy smile with Weston's premier orthodontists? Contact us at Sawgrass Orthodontics today to schedule your free consultation with Dr. Kristen and Dr. Penny. Let us guide you on your journey to achieving the smile you've always dreamed of and the confidence that comes with it.