Orthodontic treatment is very popular; unfortunately, most of us don’t have perfectly straight teeth but luckily there is a huge range of treatments on offer to straighten the teeth and create beautiful, natural smiles.
Fixed braces have been around for decades and they are still very popular; fixed metal braces are the most common orthodontic treatment because they are widely available and they can be used to treat complex orthodontic prescriptions. Most people think of metal train-tracks when they hear the words ‘fixed braces’, but there are actually a few different types of fixed braces on the market and ceramic braces are becoming very popular.
Ceramic braces, also known as clear or cosmetic braces, work in a similar way to metal braces, but they are made from ceramic materials, which means that they are almost invisible. Ceramic braces are an ideal treatment for people who need to intensity of fixed brace treatment but don’t want to wear unattractive metal braces; ceramic braces are tooth-coloured, which makes them very discreet and the brackets are often smaller and finer than traditional fixed braces.
Ceramic braces at Sparkle Dental Boutique near Hounslow are versatile and they can be used to treat a range of orthodontic issues, from crooked and twisted teeth to misaligned teeth, spaces between the teeth and crowded teeth. Braces are a very effective treatment and they could completely transform the look of your smile, as well as boosting your confidence and helping you to feel great when you smile.
Ceramic braces are getting smaller and smaller and they really are a great idea for image conscious patients who want the best of both the fields of cosmetic dentistry and orthodontics.