Orthodontics is the process of straightening teeth. Using the latest technology and materials Dr Peter Fowler and Dr Marguerite Crooks at Ilam Orthodontics are committed to providing comprehensive tailored orthodontic care to all their patients A beautiful smile and successful orthodontics is an important component of improved self-image, improved facial appearance and optimal oral health. Teeth are meant to last a lifetime but they sometimes need a little help to develop their proper role and to remain strong and attractive.

The skills used in orthodontics are obtained after 5 years of university study followed by 3 years post graduate study and research, culminating in a Masterís Degree. Dr Peter Fowler and Dr Marguerite Crooks are members of the New Zealand Association of Orthodontists and the New Zealand Dental Association.

Our orthodontists are assisted by a successful team of registered orthodontic auxiliaries, laboratory staff and administration staff all working together to provide an outstanding service.

Generations of patients from Canterbury have trusted Orthodontists Marguerite Crooks and Peter Fowler and their caring team of professionals to deliver beautiful, healthy smiles. These Orthodontists are recognised for offering only the most advanced technologies and approaches available - so our patients enjoy a friendly, caring and family orientated practice. Through our personalised care, commitment to excellence and attention to detail, we provide a positive experience to children and adults alike. Our patients not only achieve straighter teeth and a healthy smile, but also a heightened self-confidence and improved dental health for years to come.

Ilam Orthodontics understands the different needs of our patients which is why we offer an array of appealing treatment options to suit you and your lifestyle. Options include simple removable braces, clear braces, and the more invisible options including Invisalign and Lingual Braces (braces that hide behind your teeth) plus many more. To find out more information come and visit us today to get you on the road to a healthy, beautiful smile or send an enquiry.