Braces are used to correct misalignment of the teeth and bite. Braces are one of the most widely used methods to straighten teeth and it is by far the most effective.
Brackets can be made of ceramic, plastic or metal. Ceramic and plastic ones are preferred for cosmetic reasons. However, plastic ones are prone to staining.
Invisalign Aligners type of straightening makes use of custom made teeth trays to correct the teeth.
Lingual-type brackets are one of the braces that are hidden on the inner side of the teeth.Learn More
If you want to conceal chips in your teeth, or camouflage discolorations; or if you want the gaps between your teeth to be gone or change the shape of your teeth, you can have a braces procedure to do all of that.Learn More
The outcomes of braces can be analyzed in three main categories: aesthetical, health-related, and psychological.
Misaligned teeth often look unpleasant and less aesthetically pleasing. After your braces treatment you will have perfectly aligned teeth which will give you more confidence in your daily life and you’ll smile more often!
Each malocclusion type comes with a variety of complications, uneven bite and proneness to teeth decay are most common health problems that comes with malocclusion of the teeth. After braces the malocclusion will be corrected and it will give you a normal bite, and these complications can be prevented.
Malocclusion can cause loss of self-esteem and can affect your daily life. You may smile less often, afraid to show your teeth. After getting the perfect smile with your perfectly aligned teeth, you will feel more confident and smile more!
During the first week of the braces recovery process, you can expect to experience some discomfort as your mouth adjusts to the presence of the braces. Your teeth and gums may be sore for the first few days after getting braces. This is normal and should go away on its own within a few days. You may find it difficult to eat at first because of the soreness and the presence of the braces. Stick to soft foods and cut your food into small pieces to make it easier to chew. You may also find it difficult to speak at first because of the braces. This should improve over time as you get used to the braces. It's normal for your teeth to feel loose after getting braces. This is because the braces are pulling your teeth into their proper positions. The teeth will eventually tighten back up as the treatment progresses. It's important to maintain good oral hygiene while wearing braces. Brush your teeth after every meal and use interdental brushes or a water flosser to clean between your teeth and around the brackets.
After the earlier recovery process, you can expect to see progress in the alignment of your teeth. As your mouth adjusts to the braces, you should experience less soreness and discomfort. As your teeth become more aligned, you should find it easier to eat and speak. As the braces work to move your teeth into their proper positions, you may feel your teeth getting tighter. This is a normal part of the treatment process. As your teeth become more aligned, you may notice changes in your bite. Your orthodontist will monitor these changes and make any necessary adjustments to your braces. When the teeth become more aligned, as appearance, your teeth may look more straight and your smile may look different.
After meeting with your dentist at their office during your consultation you express your expectations and the dentist checks the condition of your teeth. They will inform you about their professional opinion while taking your expectations and the condition of your teeth into consideration. Then, photos of your teeth will be taken for a 3D simulation. The size, model and color can be decided by you, and you can even choose the color from the tooth color chart. After deciding, on the first operation day teeth will be scraped and if there is a need for an extraction it will also take place on the first day. Temporary veneers will be put on and your dentist will prescribe you with painkillers and antibiotics. You will stay at the hotel for about 4-5 days. During your stay you will be visited by a wellbeing specialist, and if you’re having any problems your dentist will be contacted. After these 4-5 days, your permanent veneer will be applied and it will be all done.