Invisible Aligners – Do I Need Other Additions to it

Are there other additions I might have to wear for invisible aligners to be successful? Ye, attachments.  If a removable brace needs to rotate a tooth it has nothing to grip onto as the tooth surface is a bit slippery.  An attachment button is a small white square that is stick onto the outside of … Continue reading Invisible Aligners – Do I Need Other Additions to it

Orthodontic Treatment : When Teeth Extraction Is Necessary

Do you always extract teeth for Orthodontic Treatment No. Extraction depends on what type of orthodontic treatment needs to be done. In Cosmetically focused orthodontics where the focus is to improve the smile, you typically wouldn’t take any teeth out but there are exceptions. The other type is Comprehensive orthodontics where you are trying to … Continue reading Orthodontic Treatment : When Teeth Extraction Is Necessary

Orthodontic Treatment – Early Treatment Is Better

Orthodontic Treatment -Is it better to start treatment early? Ideally yes.  Ideally this Orthodontic treatment would be carried out during childhood however as an adult it’s never too late. It’s better to have the treatment before things get really, really bad because very crooked teeth can cause problems such as gum disease, cavities and other … Continue reading Orthodontic Treatment – Early Treatment Is Better