We may recommend braces to improve the alignment of your teeth. Metal and ceramic braces are the most efficient and accurate way of moving teeth. Braces are usually made of stainless steel and metal alloys. We also offer clear ceramic brackets. Patients with braces are asked to return for appointments every four weeks for adjustments as we monitor the straightening of the teeth.
Orthodontic treatment involves moving your teeth into a position which helps to correct dental and jaw problems for improved function and appearance. In many cases, it’s an elective treatment, but it does have some risks and limitations. It’s important you’re aware of these before you commence treatment. In general, excellent orthodontic results can be expected with an informed, motivated and cooperative patient.
Prior to orthodontic treatment, we will take a series of diagnostic records in the form of x-rays,
photographs and digital scans. These records allow us to review your case and plan the treatment best suited to you.
There are many benefits braces can offer, including:
Any Surgical or Invasive Procedure Carries Risks. Before Proceeding With a Surgical or Invasive Procedure, You Should Seek a Second Opinion From an Appropriately Qualified Health Practitioner.