The majority of individuals seek orthodontic treatment to achieve a healthy, attractive smile. If you’re self-conscious about your smile, braces will dramatically enhance your appearance and self-confidence.
Once your treatment is finished, you’ll have the smile of your dreams and the courage to flaunt it! We also want you to feel at ease and confident during your orthodontic treatment, and our office is committed to providing you with the high-quality care you deserve.
How Orthodontic Treatment Works
Orthodontic appliances come in a variety of materials including metal, ceramic, and plastic. They may be either detachable or glued to the teeth. Braces achieve results by steadily repositioning teeth into the right position with an application of consistent, mild force in a precisely regulated direction.
The days of placing a metal band onto each tooth with a bracket are a thing of the past. Clear or metal brackets are now available. Wires are less apparent, and new materials are meant to move teeth more quickly and comfortably. Wearing braces at any age nowadays is a terrific idea!
Duration of Treatment
Treatment length varies and may take anywhere from one to two years, depending on a variety of circumstances such as your age, treatment method, and the severity of your orthodontic problem. You are a key element for successful treatment! Your therapy will be more effective if you are more engaged and dedicated. Receiving interceptive or early therapy for children may also assist reduce treatment time.
Before starting orthodontic treatment, your doctor will go through all of your choices with you and give you an estimate of how long your whole treatment will take. To arrange an appointment and discover more about orthodontics and the treatments we provide, please call our office.