I have worn braces as a kid and still now my teeth are crooked again. I can’t understand why. I was under the treatment, it was all looking good. And still in some years my teeth look ugly again. This is the story of some orthodontic treatment patients who just can’t understand how their teeth […]
Invisalign aligners: how many hours a day do I need to wear them?
Invisalign is one of the best solutions for people who don’t want to wear “regular” braces and would like to have a clear smile for certain occasions. The system is based on a series of “aligners” made of clear plastic, that can be removed from the teeth and then placed back again. A very elegant […]
How do they make Invisalign?
The Invisalign system is one of the most modern ones used in orthodontics, redefining all this treatment. Now, you can forget about the normal braces, the ones made of ceramics or even placed in the “back” side of the teeth. Invisalign straightens your teeth by using some plastic “mouthguard” like trays, you change every 2 […]
Don’t sabotage your orthodontics treatment
Straightening your crooked teeth and solving your bite problems are not something that can be done in days. It’s not done in weeks either, but many months, even 2-3 years, depending on the severity of your case. This means you need to get ready for a long ride and have enough patience to successfully finish […]
Orthodontics treatment: prerequsites and first steps
We know about the various orthodontics devices (braces, Invisalign, Incognito, etc.), but it would be nice for our readers to also know what are the first steps for their orthodontic treatment and what needs to be done before smiling with braces or brand new Invisalign trays on their teeth. Photos, X-rays and molds When you […]
5 reasons for an EARLY orthodontics treatment start
I’ve started my orthodontic treatment when I was 28. Back when I was a kid, orthodontics wasn’t so “famous” in Romania, not to mention my folks would have never had the money to pay for this. So, I had to go almost 3 decades with some seriously crowded teeth and many orthodontic problems. Of course, […]