Unfortunately, receiving NHS orthodontic treatment is not always as straight forward as phoning up and making an appointment. Like any NHS service, there is a waiting list for orthodontic treatment. If you or your child is hoping to undergo teeth realignment treatment through the NHS, it’s good to make sure you know what to expect. … Read more How Long Will I Have to Wait for NHS Treatment?
Photo source It’s not easy being a parent. There are so many things to juggle, from your child’s health, happiness and education, to their schedule, everyday logistics and future plans. Because of all this, it can often be tricky to ensure you’re being proactive rather than just reactive, especially with less immediate concerns such as … Read more Early Signs Your Child May Need a Brace
Many people love the idea of enjoying a better, healthier, straighter smile, but aren’t keen on the process of getting it. In the past, one of the major reasons people shied away from teeth realignment treatment was because they didn’t want to wear a very obvious fixed brace during the treatment period. We’ve got good … Read more Which Invisible Braces Are Right for You?
How much do you know about lingual braces? Many people know very little, which makes sense if you consider just how discreet this orthodontic treatment method is. For those not yet in the know, lingual braces are very similar to traditional fixed braces… but with a few very key differences. How are lingual braces different … Read more How Much Do You Know About Lingual Braces?
We’re very lucky to benefit from the national health service. It makes healthcare accessible for us all, regardless of age, income or location. As you may already know, NHS funding works differently for dental care and orthodontics than it does for other types of medical care. Orthodontic care is available free of charge for people … Read more Are Adults Eligible for NHS Orthodontic Treatment?
Invisalign is a really popular teeth realignment programme, and there are very good reasons why! It’s discreet, it’s non-invasive and it’s flexible; which means it will fit in beautifully with your life. If you want to get the best from the Invisalign programme, there are several good habits we suggest you build into your routine. … Read more Three Good Habits for the Invisalign Programme
Photo source As specialist orthodontists we are thrilled to be able to offer our patients so many different treatment programmes. This is important as we believe that all orthodontic patients should be able to choose the treatment that’s ideal for them. If you decide that a fixed brace is the right choice for you, you’ll … Read more How Much Difference Do the Right Brackets Make?
Photo source If you’ve just started orthodontic treatment, or if you’re thinking about taking the plunge, it’ll be useful to know what to look out for during the treatment process. All types of orthodontic treatment may cause a bit of discomfort from time to time. Though this is certainly something you can discuss with your … Read more Three Things to Consider an Orthodontic Emergency
Photo source In recent years the process for NHS orthodontic treatment has changed. Not as many teenagers are now eligible for treatment on the NHS as they were previously. More and more parents are making the decision to go private for their teen’s realignment treatment. Though this obviously means they will need to make a … Read more Is it Worth Going Private for Your Teen’s Realignment Treatment?
Photo source How much do you know about lingual braces? Many people know very little, which makes sense if you consider just how discreet this orthodontic treatment method is. For those not yet in the know, lingual braces are very similar to traditional fixed braces… but with a few very key differences. How are lingual … Read more How Much Do You Know About Lingual Braces?