You trust your heart to a cardiologist, your skin to a dermatologist and your bones to an orthopedist. Like these specialists who study their specialty areas after their general medical education, orthodontists devote additional years of study to orthodontics. And like their medical counterparts, orthodontists focus their practices to their specialty area: moving teeth and aligning jaws. Dr. Francisco Eraso is dedicated to helping your teeth and jaws work together so that you can bite, chew and speak comfortably and effectively.
As an Oral and Maxillofacial Radiologist, Dr. Francisco Eraso has additional advanced specialty training in radiology of the teeth and jaws. He is a dentist and orthodontist specialized in radiology.
Oral and maxillofacial radiologists complete specialized training for at least two years. During this time they learn appropriate use and interpretation of imaging examinations for the teeth and jaws, radiation effects on humans, and radiation safety and protection.