Why Choose Us

What Sets Smiles For Maine Apart?

With offices in Waterville, Skowhegan, Dover-Foxcroft, and Lewiston-Auburn, Orthodontist Dr. Charles J. Ruff and his team at Smiles for Maine are able to provide beautiful healthy smiles for all ages. Using braces, Invisalign, Invisalign Teen and Hidden Incognito braces, Dr. Charlie has a solution for every age and style. Dr. Charlie can also provide retainers and mouth guards to provide protection for your smile, as well as solutions for Sleep Apnea and Sleep Disordered breathing. Smiles for Maine provides a complimentary orthodontic evaluation where Dr. Charlie will provide an orthodontic evaluation and all the information you need.

With his quick wit and ready laugh, Dr. Charlie has been putting smiles on the faces of Maine residents since he opened his first practice in Waterville. And while the location may have changed, the mission of providing the very highest level of customized orthodontic treatment in a warm, respectful and supportive atmosphere has not. An admitted “science geek”, Dr. Charlie loves the ever-evolving field of orthodontics and technology that represents the state-of-the-art care that his practice is known for!

Hear from our clinical coordinator Kim discuss the rewarding experience of working at Smiles for Maine Orthodontics! Our great staff is a huge reason why our patients stay smiling for life!

Why Consider Orthodontic Treatment

A more attractive smile is just one of the many benefits of undergoing orthodontic treatment at Smiles for Maine.

A healthy, straight smile can:

  • Increase confidence and self-esteem
  • Improve the ability to clean the teeth
  • Reduce the risk of injury or fracture to protruded front teeth
  • Aid in optimizing other dental treatment
  • Improve function of the teeth
  • Increase airway space for improved breathing
  • Improve the long-term health of teeth and gums