Orthodontics has evolved significantly in recent times. Whilst it was once an option just offered to children, nowadays orthodontics is widely used by adults too. Orthodontics can be used to correct anything from minor cosmetic issues like slightly overlapping teeth to serious overcrowding issues causing pain or difficulty cleaning. There are many orthodontic options available, many of them short term, 4 – 6 months, depending on your requirements.
This advanced system utilises clear, removable aligners to shift teeth into the desired position. It is ideal for crowded or crooked teeth, closing gaps and aligning your bite. The aligners are switched out every two weeks, moving your teeth closer to perfection.
Made of a plastic, clear resin, they’re practically invisible and are comfortable, free from any wires or metal brackets.
Get stunning, quick results in just 4-9 months with short-term orthodontics. This purely cosmetic treatment moves your visible “smile teeth” without altering your bite. It uses clear, discreet brackets and wires that match the colour of your teeth. It’s faster and less expensive than options such as aligner therapy, veneers or traditional braces.
Still the most widely used method for a straight smile, traditional braces are used for predictable final results. Brackets are attached to the teeth, connected by wires to improve the appearance of teeth, improve your bite and correct underbites, overbites and crossbites.
To correct structural problems in children generally under the age of 14, These can be corrected to prevent further issues from occurring.
Early orthodontics are used to expand the dental arches, making room for adult teeth, eliminating discrepancies between the upper and lower jaw, improving facial shapes or breathing airways and diminishing the chance of TMJ problems.
Our patients choose our dental team for their orthodontic needs for numerous reasons: