May 16, 2024

Unlock the Perfect Smile with the Freedom of Aligners

Orthodontics is a branch of dentistry concerned with the correction of irregular teeth and deformities of Oro-facial region. Different methods and appliances have been used in orthodontics over the past century including metal braces, ceramic braces, Clear aligners etc. Orthodontic Clear Aligners are one of the recent developments which have gained a widespread recognition among general masses and the Orthodontists.

This innovative treatment provides a discrete and convenient option for achieving a perfect smile. Traditional braces are usually fixed, use wires and metallic brackets which may not be the best choice for some aesthetically concerned individuals, in contrast the aligners are almost invisible and can be easily removed for eating, brushing, and flossing.

Clear aligners work by slowly shifting the teeth into proper alignment through the series of pre-programmed custom made, transparent trays. Each set of trays exerta slight force on the particular set of teeth, thus moving them in a desiredposition. Each set of aligners is usually worn by the patient for two weeks beforeshifting to the next set of trays.

Additionally,aligners are more convenient as compared to the traditional braces. Because aligners are removable, a patient can enjoy his/her favourite food without any restrictions.Patients can maintain their oral hygiene with regular brushing and flossing technique and does not require any special techniques or tools.

Aligners require fewer visits to the Orthodontist as compared to traditional braces asit does not require adjustments or tightening. Instead, the patients receive new set every few weeks with occasional checkup to evaluate the progress.

With their discrete appearance, convenience and effectiveness, aligners have become popular choice among individuals of all ages especially the adults and celebrities   who do not want to draw attention to their orthodontic treatment.