Which Braces Are Right For You?

A smiling woman holding invisalign or invisible braces, orthodontic equipment

Article submitted By Remarkable Smiles Orthodontics.

Many people are allowing dental problems to stop them from having the beautiful smile they desire. Some of this can be attributed to poor oral care as a child. Some of it is just a result of our birth. It’s possible that your teeth were born crooked or too close together. Perhaps you have gaps between your teeth.

It can often feel as though there is nothing we can do about the challenges we are born with. Dental treatments, on the other hand, have come a long way. There are a number of methods that a dentist or orthodontist can perform to help you with any issues you’re having.

Many individuals wonder if Invisalign can solve the same issues as traditional metal braces can. Invisalign may not be the best option in a few situations. As a result, your orthodontist will take x-rays and conduct a complete examination. If the doctor does not believe that Invisalign can correct your problems, he may suggest other solutions.

Invisalign has become increasingly popular due to their ease of usage and near-invisibility. Simply put, you wear a plastic aligner on your teeth for a length of time, then the orthodontist creates a new one for you, and your teeth magically shift where they should be over time.

Ceramic braces are both comfortable and attractive. Though they function similarly to metal braces, they are constructed of ceramic and look fantastic.

Lingual braces are similar to metal braces too, however they are placed on the backs of the teeth. To properly place them, an orthodontist will need unique skills.

Traditional metal braces: These braces employ metal and wires to gradually shift teeth into the proper position. It takes a while to adjust to these.

Article written by Remarkable Smiles Orthodontics. Dr. Mark Rashidi at Remarkable Smiles is a highly experienced Orthodontist in Mission Viejo, also offering Invisalign in Mission Viejo, Lake Forest, Laguna Hills and Laguna Niguel areas. Types of braces offered include traditional metal braces, ceramic braces and Invisalign. Call to get more info.