Modern Orthodontics now has many widely accepted treatment procedures. People started visiting the dentist with their kids at an early stage is a common scene around us. As for as orthodontics is concerned, modern dentistry has contributed a list of treatments to choose from. Jerush dental and facial corrective centre has the entire types of braces for their patients to select as per their wish. Here are the common types of braces and its functional importance in a brief.
This is the traditional type and called as traditional or wire braces. This is the most economical way of wearing braces and the user will get the result at fairly fast. Contrary to the yesteryears’, modern wire braces are available in less noticeable colours and users can select their choice of colour rubber bands that go with the wire.
These brackets are tooth coloured and have a similar texture like tooth. The wires are also available in less noticeable and tooth coloured. This system was once found very demanding since it is ideal for people who want to hide their wearing of braces though the price of these braces is high.
These braces are made to wear on the inside of the bite. Whether the braces are metal or ceramic, it is hidden inside the bite and can be seen only when the mouth is open. They are less intrusive than the wire braces.
Besides its use for aesthetic reasons, it has many negative points including maintaining its cleanliness is a difficult task. The user may feel difficulty in speech and also these braces are not a good choice for a patient who needs extensive treatment.
Available in both metal and ceramic versions, these braces are commonly orthodontists are using for their candidates nowadays. Same as wire and ceramic braces self-ligating braces work with bracket and wire system. The only difference is, instead of brackets and rubber bands, this system uses brackets with clips or door that hold on the wire. Holding on to food remnants is less and comparatively less painful than other braces and thereby reduces the number of visits to their dentist, a patient has to make.
This is an expensive branded device and generally used invisible aligner, ‘braces’, has its own pros and cons. The best feature it has is the ability to totally remove the system to clean the teeth and braces when necessary. Invisalign is the best choice for a user who seeks a more flexible treatment for fairly standard malalignments.