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Teeth Straightening

At Etwall Dental Practice we have a holistic approach to dentistry. Find a range of treatments we offer at our practice below.

At Etwall Dental Practice, we understand the significance of having a confident smile. The following will address your queries about various teeth straightening treatments, providing expert insights to help you understand your options and make informed decisions on achieving a straighter, healthier smile.

What Are Teeth Straightening Treatments?

Teeth straightening treatments are orthodontic procedures designed to correct misaligned, crooked, or crowded teeth. These treatments aim to improve both the appearance and functionality of your smile.

What Types of Braces Are Available for Teeth Straightening

Various types of braces are available, including fixed braces, traditional metal braces, tooth-coloured braces, and innovative invisible braces like Invisalign. Each type offers unique advantages and may vary in terms of appearance, treatment times, and suitability for specific dental conditions.

How Do Fixed Braces Work?

Fixed braces, including traditional metal braces and tooth-coloured braces, use brackets and wires to gradually move your teeth into the desired position. Tooth-coloured braces provide a more discreet option compared to metal braces, allowing for a subtler appearance during treatment.

What Is the Invisalign Treatment?

Invisalign is an innovative, virtually invisible brace system that uses clear, plastic aligners to straighten teeth gradually. These custom-made aligners are removable, comfortable, and discreet, offering an excellent solution for those seeking a more inconspicuous orthodontic treatment.

How Does Invisalign Differ from Traditional Braces?

Invisalign aligners are removable and nearly invisible, whereas traditional braces consist of fixed brackets and wires. Invisalign treatment provides greater flexibility, minimal impact on daily activities, and improved oral hygiene since aligners can be removed for eating and oral care.

What other treatments are available?

We offer a diverse range of cutting-edge teeth straightening treatments tailored to suit individual needs. Our options include Cfast, a discreet and quick orthodontic treatment focusing on aligning the front teeth gently. For those seeking a comfortable and efficient solution, Damon Braces provide self-ligating brackets that reduce treatment time and require fewer adjustments. Incognito Braces, placed behind the teeth, offer a virtually invisible solution, ideal for those seeking utmost discretion during treatment. The Inman Aligner, known for its rapid results, addresses minor crowding or protrusion of the front teeth effectively. Additionally, our 6 Month Smiles treatment is designed to straighten teeth efficiently in a shorter duration, focusing on cosmetic improvement. Lastly, our fixed braces, including traditional and tooth-coloured options, provide reliable and comprehensive solutions for various orthodontic needs. Our expert team will guide you through these treatments to help you achieve the smile you desire.

What Factors Determine the Cost of Teeth Straightening Treatment?

The cost of orthodontic treatment can vary depending on the type of brace chosen, treatment duration, complexity of the case, and individual treatment plans. Our dental team will discuss the cost of treatment and available payment options during your consultation.

How Long Do Teeth Straightening Treatments Take?

Treatment times for teeth straightening vary depending on the type of brace and the complexity of your case. Some systems like Invisalign or Six Month Smiles offer shorter treatment times compared to traditional braces, but individual timelines will be discussed as part of your treatment plan.

How Important Is Oral Hygiene During Orthodontic Treatment?

Maintaining excellent oral hygiene is crucial during teeth straightening treatments. Proper brushing, flossing, and regular dental check-ups are essential to prevent issues like tooth decay or gum disease during orthodontic treatment.

Can Teeth Straightening Improve Oral Health?

Yes, straightening your teeth not only enhances your smile but also improves oral health. Properly aligned teeth are easier to clean, reducing the risk of plaque buildup, cavities, and gum problems.

At Etwall Dental Practice, we offer a range of teeth straightening solutions tailored to your needs. Whether it’s achieving a confident smile with invisible braces like Invisalign or opting for traditional braces, our experienced team will create a personalised treatment plan to help you achieve your desired results. Contact us today to schedule a consultation or learn more about our teeth straightening options.

If you feel as though you require any kind of teeth straightening treatment, get in touch with our team and we will schedule a consultation.

Christmas Opening Times

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Christmas Opening Times & Contact Numbers 2023

Friday 22nd December - Normal Opening times

Weekend Closed - Closed Emergency Number 111

Bank Holiday Monday 25th & Tuesday 26th December - Closed Emergency Number 111

Wednesday 27th December – Normal opening hours

Thursday 28th December Normal opening hours

Friday 29th December - Normal opening hours

Weekend Closed - Closed Emergency Number 111

Monday 1st January 2024 Closed Emergency Number 111

Tuesday 2nd January 2023– Normal working hours

*** Please be advised to call the practice early morning for emergency appointments ***

Kunal & his team would like thank patients for their continued support over the last year

Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year from Etwall Dental Practice