What are Metal Braces?

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metal braces to fix crooked teeth in Montgomery OH 45242 and LovelandMetal braces are made of stainless steel or titanium and are an effective way to treat extreme overcrowding. They can also fix crooked teeth, a misaligned bite, and jaw issues. They are the most popular type of orthodontic aligner in use today. Visit us in Cincinnati today, including Montgomery and Blue Ash for our many options to fix crooked teeth.

Braces consist of brackets, archwire, and ligature elastic. The brackets are attached to your teeth with a special glue, and the archwire connects each of the brackets together. A ligature elastic (rubber band) is what holds the archwire and the brackets together. These rubber bands come in a variety of colors.
 

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The Benefits of Metal Braces

Metal braces have improved tremendously over the years. They are now smaller, and more comfortable than in the past and remain a great way to fix crooked teeth. Some other benefits include:

Cost Effective | Metal braces tend to be the most cost effective of all aligners.

Ideal for Teens and Adults | Braces work once all of your adult teeth have come in.

Comfortable | Metal braces are now much more comfortable than they were in the past.

Color Options | The rubber bands come in a variety of colors. Wear them clear or match your rubber bands to your favorite sports team! Your imagination is the limit.

How Do Metal Braces Fix Crooked Teeth?

fix crooked teeth with braces in Cincinnati and Blue Ash OHMake an Appointment | During your first appointment, we will examine you and determine if traditional metal braces are right for you. X-rays may be needed. Once you’ve decided to move forward, an individualized treatment plan will be developed and the aligners will be attached to fix crooked teeth.

Brush and Floss Carefully | For best results, it’s important that you brush and floss regularly and carefully. Good oral hygiene is an essential part of every treatment plan.

Attend Your Appointments | We’ll want to see you about once a month to tighten your braces and make sure you’re on schedule. Missing appointments can lead to treatment taking longer than planned.

Follow Instructions | To make sure you are on schedule and will achieve the straight teeth you’ve been working for, it’s essential that you follow all your dentist recommendation, including proper usage of rubber bands, headgear, and retainers, if applicable.

Are You Ready for Braces?
At Endres Gateway Dentistry, we know how important your smile is to you. We’re here to help you fix crooked teeth to achieve the smile of your dreams. Schedule your appointment today if you are in the Loveland area, including Blue Ash and Montgomery. Call us today!

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