The latest trend in smile designing is by invisible aligners. These are colorless plastic plates that are worn by patients and gradually set the teeth in the right position. A great option for those who want zero visibility braces. The only drawback is that they are expensive than the other types of dental braces.
*No elastic ties means less force and friction on teeth making braces journey more comfortable and more biologically sound.
*No elastic ties helps in maintain better oral hygiene.
*Better aesthetics since elastic ties become stained from food.
*Reduced treatment time by a couple of months due to less friction.
*May give better results due to more control over anchorage.
*Reduced chair time because of their in built self locking mechanism.
In all the above situation chairs can be properly aligned in the room only if few chairs are taken out of the room to ‘create space’. Similarly if teeth size is larger for your mouth size or if number of teeth is more for the mouth size your teeth may become crowded overlapped or jutted out of mouth. In order to create space, a tooth or two may have to be pulled out (extraction).
Premolars are the best suited teeth for this purpose as they are not much used in chewing nor are visible from the front. Extraction for dental braces is a very safe procedure and has lot of scientific literature. Totally pain free, does not cause any eye sight weakness or any chewing difficulties.
One should not get confused while selecting the type of braces. All braces give good results at the end of the treatment. As already discussed, difference in cost is due to difference in material and technology incorporated in the brackets. We offer braces treatment on easy installment payments. Discuss it with your doctor for further details.
Orthodontics stands for ‘Orthos’ meaning straightening and ‘dontia’ meaning teeth. An orthodontics is a specialist dentist who has, over the 5years to graduate dental qualification, received another 3 years of additional qualification, which makes him an expert to treat jumbled up/crooked teeth, jutted out/forwardly placed teeth spacing/ gaping in between teeth and mal-aligned and asymmetric jaws and face, in simple language orthodontics is termed as dental braces treatment.
Highly advanced dental wires are placd in small handles (brackets) that are temporarily stuck on your teeth to move them to right positions.
Most people don’t complain of any type of pain. Few may report a slight pressure on their teeth for a few hours (which indicate that your teeth are moving in the right place!
There’s no age! Braces are meant for everyone. Even people in their 40’s and 50’s can wear braces if their gums are healthy. Many procedures done during pre teen age & teen age get wonderful results. It’s a myth that a child should wait for all permanent teeth to erupt to get braces.
Yes! Modern orthodontics offers tooth colored braces and braces that fit to the back side of your teeth (lingual orthodontics) which are totally hidden. Transparent braces (clear aligners)also available now.
On an average it takes 6 months to 18 months to get completed. You have have to visit orthodontist just once every month for half an hour. No hospital stays. Just continue with your normal life while your smile getting prettier –!!
De-toto is a short form’ dentistry in totality’! At De-toto we offer painless ultra modern dental services coupled with patient in friendly environment—At De-toto we take pride in treating everyone like family!