While traditional metal braces are the most common type of orthodontic treatment, there are many different types of braces. Depending on your unique needs and smile goals, our orthodontists will help you select the type of orthodontic treatment that’s right for you.
Speed Braces are the method the majority of our patients choose to straighten their teeth, and the reasons are obvious! Speed Braces are incredibly small, ultra-hygienic, and allow us to utilize the lightest orthodontics forces possible to straighten teeth in record time.
Clear braces provide a far less noticeable method of treatment that some patients prefer Ceramic braces utilize the same basic components as traditional braces, except the brackets are made of a translucent ceramic material that blends in with the tooth’s natural color.
Many people shy away from orthodontic treatment because they think all treatments will take a year or more to accomplish. However, with advanced technology and, most importantly, careful planning for one of our board-certified orthodontists, The Smile Makers can often provide amazingly beautiful results in only a few short months. With this treatment, we usually establish limited treatment goals and focus all our attention on the cosmetic aspects of your smile. If you want to fast track your smile, then this might be the right choice for you!
Unlike traditional braces, Invisalign uses a series of clear aligners instead of brackets and wires to straighten teeth. Unlike other clear aligner systems, Invisalign allows your orthodontist to customize the specific movements for your teeth. This customization and digital treatment planning by one of our board-certified orthodontists makes treatment with Invisalign more predictable and efficient than other types of clear aligners. Schedule a consultation with your orthodontist today to find out if Invisalign is right for you.