If crooked teeth are an issue for you, the good news is that there are several effective ways to get straighter, more uniform teeth. Improving the straightness of your teeth could make a huge difference to how you feel about your smile and in turn could boost your confidence and self-esteem. So, read on if you'd like to know more.
Why choose Teeth Straightening?
Typically patients opt for teeth-straightening if they have visible crookedness of the teeth which cannot be corrected with veneers alone. Perhaps one of more of the front teeth protrude or perhaps a number of other teeth sit out of line.
Who is it suitable for?
Teeth straightening is safe for most patients though it will be necessary to discuss your personal case with a dentist before beginning. What are the Options? There are various options available to you. Take a look below for some of the best options for straighter teeth:
This is a clear orthodontic brace, which is so well concealed in the mouth that it is likely no one will even realise you are wearing it. It requires no brackets and you will need to visit your dentist every two to four weeks during treatment for the next stage. The complete process will take anything between 6 and 24 months.
This device is ideal for the straightening or correction of protruding teeth or overcrowding. In essence it is a hybrid of the traditional metal brace system and the invisible aligner. The treatment typically takes 6-18 weeks, though it is recommended to continue using a retainer after the treatment to prevent a relapse. The device will be visible to some extent but still much less so that traditional braces.
Six Month Smiles
This clever short term orthodontic treatment is a quick and effective way to achieve teeth straightening. Six Month Smile has taken the best features from traditional orthodontic treatment and modified them, along with the materials, to create a solution that takes on average just six months. The special clear brackets and tooth coloured wires of the braces are virtually invisible, making them preferable to many clients. Six Month Smiles is typically less expensive than conventional braces, or veneers when you add up the costs over time. We are Wales leading provider in Six Month Smiles - our own 6 Month Smiles program is a tried and tested way to regain the confidence in your smile. It could make an excellent Christmas present for a loved one, or a great special gift to yourself. So what are you waiting for? Why not get in touch with a member of our team to discuss the options for your new smile.