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Adult Braces Montreal – How Efficient Are They ?
Many consider the idea of adult braces to be the least a bit awkward, since braces seem to be something that only kids and teenagers must wear in order to correct the alignment of their teeth. However, many adults experience the same problem of crooked teeth, as they did not benefit from orthodontic treatment when they were younger.
If you are in the area, be sure to talk to Doctor Thanh-De Nguyen from Orthomontreal Inc, an orthodontist that specializes in children and adult braces in the Montreal area.
What are the most common orthodontic problems in adults ?
Adults can also experience problems related to teeth alignment, due to a variety of reasons. Some of them have never worn braces, so their teeth just grew up crooked. Others experience other problems, such as a relapse from previous orthodontic treatments. With age, teeth can move from their original position as well, and adult braces are needed for correcting them.
No matter which of the above situations apply to you, you will need to consult your dentist and have them recommend you an orthodontist, if you want to correct thealignment of your teeth.
What are adult braces alternatives ?
When one hears the word “braces”, they automatically think of the unappealing metal braces stretched all over the front teeth, a look that no adult would ever want to sport. Orthodontic treatments for adults in Montreal and other areas have advanced during recent years, and now adults can wear braces that are less visible and less intrusive than the old metal models.
For instance, they can opt for ceramic braces that resemble the natural color of the teeth, becoming less visible. Also, they can choose lingual braces that are fixed in place from inside the mouth, so they are not easy to spot. Make sure to talk to your orthodontist about the models available on the market, so that you are not condemned to wear metal braces as an adult.
What are “Invisible” braces ?
If you are worried that your adult braces will show, your best bet is to choose transparent (clear or “Invisible”) braces. These are made of a special see-through plastic that is not visible and it is not kept in place by wires. One common model is Invisalign, a type that can be removed when needed, and it is much appreciated by many people.
What is Invisalign ?
Invisalign braces are a new type of adult braces whose main advantage is that they are less visible than regular types of braces. They are easy to clean, and you can remove them whenever you want, for brushing, flossing, or for other reasons. Another aspect to keep in mind about Invisalign is that they are very efficient in correcting your teeth, although it is highly recommended to wear them as much as possible in order to enjoy the best results and it might not be suitable for all.
How much does Invisalign cost ?
Depending on the extent of the orthodontic treatment you will need, the costs for getting Invisalign braces can vary quite a lot.
In Montreal, adult braces are possible. Our clinic Orthomontreal Inc will present you with simple options and solutions to complicated problems. Make sure you consult your orthodontist about the most suitable models you can wear, in order to correct your teeth.