Want a Westminster straight smile, fast? This could work for you
Few things detract from a naturally beautiful smile more than crooked teeth. In addition to being difficult to clean properly, patients often complain about food getting caught in them and how they hate the way they look.
In the past, many adult patients often made the decision not to get their teeth straightened, because they didn’t like the idea of wearing braces for a year or more. Today, however, modern dentistry makes it possible to get straight teeth fast. Here is some information about our Six Month Smiles approach, so you can have a more beautiful smile in less than half the time of traditional braces.
What is Six Month Smiles?
Six Month Smiles is an orthodontic treatment utilizes a low force straightening method with an emphasis on aesthetics, rather than the correction of a bad bite. This gentle approach to fix crooked teeth is accomplished in only six months. Additionally, the braces are clear, so most people will not even notice them.
Does this method work for everyone?
Since the methodology of Six Month Smiles braces is to focus on the cosmetics of your teeth rather than any alignment issues, it is ideal for those who do not need any major changes to their bite. If you have a bad bite that needs altering, however, then this may not be an ideal approach for you.
What else do you need to know?
There are a few other important points to know about Six Month Smiles and how they differ from traditional braces, including:
- While not removable, they are currently the gentlest method for straightening teeth
- They are more comfortable than traditional braces
- They are so gentle and on for such a short time that there are very few risks associated with wearing them
- You will need to wear a retainer when your treatment is completed to maintain the new position of your teeth
Is Six Months Smiles for you?
Prior to proceeding with any type of teeth straightening, you will need to have a complete dental exam to determine the best approach for your teeth.
If you are looking for a Westminster dentist, contact us for a complimentary consultation. We can provide additional information and answer any questions you may have.