Category Archives: Orthodontics

The Invisible Alternative of Braces – Invisalign

Invisalign -The Invisible Alternative of Braces

Invisalign braces are similar to transparent gum shields. They are a series of aligners that invisalign-bracesslowly move the teeth into the desired position and are changed every two weeks to ensure they are constantly putting pressure on the teeth to keep them from moving. It is advised that the Invisalign brace should be worn at least 20 hours a day.

A series of aligners will be made and you will wear each set of custom-made aligners in two-week increments. As you progress through the series of aligners, your teeth will begin moving, little by little, gradually moving towards the desired position. Continue reading The Invisible Alternative of Braces – Invisalign

Get Straight Teeth in Just 6 Weeks

Inman Aligners:

This brace consists of clear plastic and metal springs that aid quick movement of front teeth only. The combination of the metal bar and a coiled spring pressing against the teeth inman-alignerscauses a ‘push-pull’ movement which moves the teeth into the correct place. The Inman Aligner applies gentle pressure to the teeth that need to be moved to an ideal position. Once the teeth are corrected, we retain your teeth with a fixed or removable retainer. The treatment can take from 6 – 16 weeks. Normally lower front teeth move a little faster than uppers. You wear it for ideally 20 hours a day, any less and the treatment will take longer. It will only work if you wear it every day. Remove it when eating and clean your teeth before replacing it. Continue reading Get Straight Teeth in Just 6 Weeks

Want Perfectly Straight Teeth?

Want straight teeth?

http://www.dreamstime.com/royalty-free-stock-photos-beautiful-woman-smile-dental-health-care-clinic-image32541618There are various reasons why a person may be unhappy with their teeth. But the good news is that there are many ways to improve a smile using modern cosmetic dentistry!

Invisalign and Smilelign

Few people are lucky enough to be born with straight, asymmetrical teeth. More and more people are leaning about the benefits of the Invisalign and Smilelign System. It uses a series of clear, removable, plastic aligners which are customised and made specifically for your teeth. There are no metal wires or brackets. As your teeth move little by little, week by week, all you need to do it replace each aligner every two weeks. Over a period of six months to a year, the Invisalign system moves the teeth into their perfect position, resulting in a more beautiful, balanced smile. Continue reading Want Perfectly Straight Teeth?

Is Cosmetic Bonding a Good Option for Me?

What is cosmetic bonding?

six1Dental bonding is a technique that has been used in cosmetic dentistry for many years and can transform your smile in just a single visit. The process involves the skilful/artistic use of the correct amount and colour of “dental composite”, which is a mouldable material with a paste-like consistency made from acrylic resins and a variety of fillers, depending on the type used. Bonding is used for a variety of cosmetic dentistry procedures, including: Continue reading Is Cosmetic Bonding a Good Option for Me?

Is Invisalign a Good Option for Straight White Teeth?

Want to straight white teeth?  Invisalign braces are a good option?

InvisalignInvisalign is a revolutionary system for straightening crooked teeth and closing gaps between teeth. In many cases, Invisalign can get rid of the need for traditional metal-wire braces that have long been used in traditional orthodontic practice. The system utilises the latest in computerised technology and three-dimensional modelling to generate a series of clear, see-through aligners or “clear braces”. They are virtually unnoticeable, and are often referred to by many patients as “invisible braces”.  The clear aligners are specially fabricated to fit your teeth exactly, and over time, they move your teeth into a position that gives you a natural-looking, straight smile. Continue reading Is Invisalign a Good Option for Straight White Teeth?

How long will my teeth take to straighten?

https://www.dreamstime.com/royalty-free-stock-photos-beautiful-woman-smile-dental-health-care-clinic-image32541618People are more and more aware of their smile nowadays. Teeth straightening is one of the most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments taken up all over the world. In fact Invisalign braces have treated over 3 million cases. Six month smiles braces are available in 23 countries. There are many other clear brace systems such as Smilelign, Quick Straight Teeth, Fast Braces and Inman aligners that add to popularity of these treatments. Continue reading How long will my teeth take to straighten?

How to Keep Your Teeth Clean When Wearing Braces

Wearing Braces? Here are some tips on how to keep your teeth clean

Cleaning your teeth and maintaining oral hygiene is an easy part of your every day routine. However when you have a brace, particularly a fixed brace such as six month smiles, it can become more difficult. The good news is – There are ways to make it easier and less time consuming with some of our best tips. Continue reading How to Keep Your Teeth Clean When Wearing Braces

Are there any Advantages of Clear Braces!

Every one desires to have a perfect smile, and almost every one with teeth abnormalities is interested in straightening their teeth. It is really important choosing the right treatment for your needs and lifestyle. There are many advantages of having clear braces than the old traditional braces where people use to tolerate metal brackets and wires. Continue reading Are there any Advantages of Clear Braces!