We're Your Trusted Dunn Orthodontist

Welcome to Skyblue Orthodontics, home to your trusted Dunn Orthodontist, Dr. Astin Barnes. With a commitment to excellence and a personalized approach to orthodontic care, we are here to guide you on your journey to a healthier, more beautiful smile.


Meet Dr. Astin Barnes

At the heart of Skyblue Orthodontics is Dr. Astin Barnes, a caring orthodontist dedicated to transforming smiles and lives in Dunn. Dr. Barnes brings not just an impressive academic background to her practice, but also a warmth and empathy that make her patients feel comfortable and cared for. Born and raised in North Carolina, she cherishes her connection with her community and has a keen sense of understanding of her patients' needs.

Dr. Barnes's philosophy of care is deeply rooted in treating her patients as unique individuals. She believes in personalized orthodontic solutions tailored to each patient's specific needs and aspirations. She aims to be more than just a healthcare provider; she strives to be a trusted partner who accompanies her patients on their journey to a healthier, more beautiful smile.


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Orthodontists vs. Dentists

The Advantage of Specialized Care

While dentists and orthodontists both contribute to oral health, they specialize in different areas. Dentists oversee general oral health, while orthodontists like Dr. Barnes focus on correcting teeth and jaw alignment problems. This specialization gives orthodontists a distinct advantage when it comes to teeth straightening procedures, as their expert training ensures safer, more effective results, and the beautiful smile you deserve.

Unleash Your Best Smile

The Many Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment

Orthodontic treatment brings along a world of benefits that go well beyond straightening your teeth.

Physical Benefits

Straight teeth don't just look better; they're healthier, too. They're easier to clean, reducing the risk of oral health issues like tooth decay and gum disease. Properly aligned teeth also ensure optimal jaw function, mitigating risks such as TMJ disorders.

Social Advantages

Your smile is one of the first things people notice about you. A bright, confident smile can make you more approachable, helping you make positive impressions and build stronger relationships.

Personal and Emotional Benefits

A confident smile can boost your self-esteem, improve your mood, and even transform the way you view yourself. When you're no longer self-conscious about your smile, you can express yourself freely and authentically.

Professional Impact

A great smile isn't just attractive; it exudes confidence, reliability, and professionalism. This can open doors for you professionally, helping you make a positive impact at work or in job interviews.

In essence, orthodontic treatment is an investment in your overall well-being. It's about more than achieving a great smile; it's about unlocking the best version of yourself.

Begin Your Orthodontic Journey Today

Ready to transform your smile and enhance your life? Schedule a consultation with Dr. Barnes today. At Skyblue Orthodontics, we're not just about aligning teeth; we're about aligning lives. Start your journey with us, and let's create your best smile together.