Photo source There are a lot of considerations to take into account when choosing a brace. The type of teeth realignment treatment that’s right for you will vary based on numerous factors including lifestyle, current teeth alignment, budget and personal preference. If you’re looking at traditional braces, you may be surprised to find out that … Read more Metal Brackets VS Ceramic Brackets
Image source Teeth realignment treatment has become a great deal more accessible. No longer is it only available for children, teenagers and TV stars; you can now choose to work towards a straighter smile no matter your age or chosen career path. You also don’t need to wait for your usual dentist to refer you … Read more Is teeth realignment worth the investment?
All medical fields come with a range of jargon and technical terms. Orthodontics is no exception to this. If you’re new to it, it can sometimes be tricky to get your head around some of the new terms you’re likely to hear. One of those terms is ‘crossbite’. A crossbite is a type of malocclusion … Read more What is a Crossbite?
Photo source Losing your retainer can be extremely frustrating. Not only does it mean you’ll have to make an additional visit to your orthodontist and pay for a replacement, your treatment may lapse as your teeth may try and move back to their previous position. Because of this, it’s wise to take steps to ensure you … Read more How to Make Sure You Don’t Lose Your Retainer
Photo source The process of having a brace fitted is different for every patient. There’s obviously a great deal of variety in the type of brace and associated teeth realignment treatment you choose to have, but the path of your orthodontic process will also be very dependent on your individual teeth. Some patients need … Read more Do I Need Teeth Removing To Get Braces?
Photo source There are many reasons to choose a type of teeth realignment treatment that relies on the use of removable retainers. The Invisalign programme has become particularly popular over recent years as it gives patients to opportunity to vastly improve the look of their teeth without having to have a brace permanently fitted. In … Read more Quick Tips for Caring for Your Retainer