When people think of orthodontics, it is usually a mouth full of braces. In recent times plastic aligners. Yet, at the end of a person’s orthodontic treatment comes a retainer, which may seem like an afterthought. Your new smile will need keeping in place after treatment has finished. In this post, we’ll take you through why you need an orthodontic retainer. And the different retainer types. Let’s get going.
Power chains for braces. The power of braces is enough to move teeth and set them in a more natural position. The unnatural position may have come from crowding or malocclusions. Or even a jaw imperfection. Either way, it’s fixable. That’s where braces get interesting. For most, traditional wire bracket braces are the norm. They even come with styles and attachments to help speed up the treatment. One of these helpers is power chains. They bind the brackets together in a more robust manner than rubber bands. In this post, we’ll take you through what Power Chains are and why they are so popular. Let’s get going.
Your teeth complete your smile. If you need to correct your smile to achieve a good first impression, then there are a few choices to consider. Braces to correct malocclusions or you can opt for veneers. Veneers can’t correct jaw issues, but they can make your smile straight-looking and nice to look at. Braces will correct most issues regardless of malocclusion. However, treatment takes years. In this post, we’ll show you in a quick fashion the differences between the two. Veneers or Braces? Let’s investigate it.
Invisalign Teen is here. Teens have a fun lifestyle full of what they love. They also have emotions and things like crooked teeth may have their peers poke fun at them. And anyone with a teen will know, that just won’t do. Invisalign aligners are an easy use orthodontic braces treatment that has taken the teen world by storm. Nearly invisible, removable, and non-injurious during sports. They deserve to be a hit amongst the youth set. In this post, we’ll show you 5 quick facts about Invisalign Teen and why you should consider it if your teen needs ortho treatment. Let’s get looking.
Many kids and adults need braces and are referred to a specialist called an orthodontist. In fact, over four million people in the United States wear them each year. These appliances can help to straighten crooked teeth or fix a misaligned jaw. It is helpful to know what to expect at each appointment. Knowledge helps to alleviate any fears you may have about the process and procedures. In this post, we’ll show you what an orthodontist first time is like. Let’s crack on.
Replace your metal braces. Orthodontics has moved on from ugly metal and bleeding gums. Orthodontics has moved on to invisible aligner technology. In this article, we lay out what you can do to replace your metal braces with aligners. Experts can change your braces from metal to invisible. In this post, we’ll show you how to replace your metal braces with aligners. Let’s get going.
How long does Invisalign take? You may have reservations about treatment. The years with braces may seem too much. Well, there is hope. Invisalign treatment has an easy-to-follow lifestyle. Here we delve into the Invisalign time scale and what to expect. Let’s find out what happens before, during, and after treatment.
Braces mean a mouth full of devices. Wires, brackets, even plastic aligners will be in your mouth for months maybe years. You may have missing teeth and are not confident that orthodontic treatment is suitable. It is suitable and, in this post, we’ll show you in a quick fashion why braces with missing teeth is achievable. Let’s get cracking.
Pre-existing dental work need not affect the application of braces. You may think having fillings, drowns or even root canals will prevent orthodontic treatment. They will not affect braces but the treatment will need to take into account what is in your mouth. In this post, we’ll answer common questions you will have in regards to braces with crowns or root canals? Let’s get going.
Sustainability may not be the first thing that you think about when it comes to improving your smile. The importance of preserving the environment is paramount in these uncertain times. Following best practices in this field is now at the forefront of the industry. In this post, we’re going to show you the environmental footprint of braces. And how you can help the charge for a green planet. Let’s get saving.