Welcome to Putnam Orthodontics - Office of Dr. Satish Pai

"Smiles For Life"

Dr. Pai has been practicing and teaching orthodontics for years, specializing in Invisalign® Damon braces® for children, teens, and adults. Beautiful smiles foster bonds, build relationships and open doors. It can increase self-esteem and improve dental health. Is your smile the best it could be? Could your child be helped by our early intervention strategies? The memorable smile...

"A smile is a unanimous greeting and it should be forever."

Latest News and Updates

Smile with Invisalign Teen

February 3 2014 Invisalign Teen is designed with today’s youth in mind. These clear, removable orthodontic aligners can straighten your teeth without the need for metal wires and brackets. Unlike traditional braces, Invisalign Teen aligners are comfortable, nearly invisible, and removable, which allows you to remove them as you eat your favorite foods and brush […]

The aging adult dentition and orthodontics

July 28th 2013- Posted by Putnam Orthodntics As a person ages their teeth narrow in the back of their jaw. As the teeth move inward the space that was previously between the teeth is compressed. This compression often causes the front teeth to twist or overlap. This twisting of the teeth into an unnatural position […]

Do Wisdom Teeth Cause Other Teeth to Crowd?

July 18 2013 Wisdom teeth often need removing for many reasons. However studies show that extraction of the third molars exclusively for the purpose of preventing incisor crowding is unwarranted. Human teeth naturally drift forward in our mouths over time and when your teeth are not ideally aligned proximally, crowding occurs. The third molars exert […]