Many people are unhappy with the appearance of their smile and wish that it could be more uniform and straight. A straighter smile automatically becomes a healthier smile, this is because the smile becomes easier to clean and as a result the oral health of the mouth is maintained. Gum disease and other mouth issues can be reduced with the proper brushing and hygiene care for a smile which is easier to access because the teeth lie in their correct positions. Many people look to improve the appearance of their smile, but are unaware of the health benefits that this treatment can bring them. If a patient wishes to straighten their smile they should consider clear braces W1, and read on to the next section to see what these braces are and what they can do for them.
What are clear braces?
Clear braces can be used to remedy crooked and crowded teeth and work well even with more complex dental presentations. This is because the dentist has more control over the tightening and movement of the brace with fixed clear braces. Countless smiles have been improved through clear braces which are easy to manipulate for the dentist, but also very discreet. The braces use clear or tooth-coloured brackets and wires making them hard to see. Due to the clear nature of these braces patients can feel confident when wearing them, as to the untrained eye it looks like hardly anything is actually being worn. Experts in their field can examine a patient’s mouth to determine which treatment would be the best option for them and their unique dental situation and clear braces tick a number of important boxes. Sometimes transparent aligners are also called clear braces, they are removable, but suitable only for moderate to minor misalignments.
How do they work?
These braces are manufactured using X-rays, photographs and models of the patient’s teeth to plan the best results that can be achieved, the braces are then fitted. The braces gradually put pressure on the teeth and encourage them to move into the correct and desired position and the patients are invited back every month or so to check the progress the braces are making and to make adjustments accordingly. At the end of the treatment sometimes patients are given retainers to ensure that their new smile remains intact. Patients work with their dentist who will always ensure to provide them with the best level of treatment.
Why should I get clear braces?
Patients could consider this beneficial treatment if they worry about their crooked teeth and do not want to wear traditional metal braces, but need the precision fitted braces can give. These braces can be used to remedy gaps in the smile, crooked teeth, crowded teeth and overbites among other things. Due to advancements in cosmetic dental treatments patients can take advantage of these braces to give them the smile that they always wished that they had, without having to wear obvious braces as these are designed to be much more subtle, helping patients to feel less self-conscious. If a patient would like to discuss the options of clear braces then they should consider getting in contact with a friendly practice team today to book an appointment.