Next, we have our adolescent treatments for 12 to 17-year olds. At this stage, all baby teeth are lost which makes it the perfect time to straighten and set the smile right for life. We normally use ceramic braces as they’re subtle and effective.
A good smile is contagious! In an environment where image is important, one of the best social tools is a great smile. Treatment is frequently started around 11-12 years when the new teeth have grown in, although we often prefer to start sooner. For the older child and young adult we plan treatment with a keen awareness of the significant social and schooling needs during these important teenage years.
The best of both worlds, all the accuracy and control of the traditional fixed metal braces, but tooth-coloured to blend in with our patient's teeth, making them much less visible.Read more