1 & 2 Maelor Buildings, Wrexham, LL11 3NG

Orthodontics

Orthodontics is a branch of dentistry that involves the use of braces, retainers, and other appliances to correct misaligned teeth and jaws. Orthodontic treatment can be performed on patients of all ages and is often recommended to improve the appearance and function of the teeth and jaw. It can also help prevent problems such as tooth decay, gum disease, and difficulty speaking or biting.

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Orthodontics is a branch of dentistry that focuses on the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of dental and facial abnormalities. It involves the use of braces, retainers, and other appliances to correct misaligned teeth and jaws.
Orthodontic treatment can be performed on patients of all ages and is often recommended to improve the appearance and function of the teeth and jaw. It can also help prevent problems such as tooth decay, gum disease, and difficulty speaking or biting.
There are several types of orthodontic appliances that can be used to straighten teeth, including metal braces, ceramic braces, and Invisalign. Metal braces are the most traditional type and are made of high-grade stainless steel. Ceramic braces are similar to metal braces, but they are made of a clear or tooth-colored material that is less visible on the teeth. Invisalign is a series of clear, removable aligners that are custom-fit to the patient’s teeth and are worn to gradually move the teeth into their proper positions.
Orthodontic treatment typically requires several visits to the orthodontist over the course of several months or years. The length of treatment will depend on the severity of the orthodontic issue and the type of appliance used.
Orthodontic treatment is not typically painful, but patients may experience some discomfort or tenderness after getting braces or other appliances. This is normal and should subside within a few days. If the discomfort persists or is severe, you should contact the orthodontist.
It is important for patients to follow the orthodontist’s instructions for caring for their orthodontic appliances. This may include brushing and flossing regularly, avoiding certain foods that can damage the appliances, and wearing a retainer as directed. Proper care can help ensure the best possible outcome and shorten the overall treatment time.

Pricing

Fixed OrthodonticsFrom £2700
Clear Fixed OrthodonticsFrom £3200
Invisalign LightFrom £3200
InvisalignFrom £3700

Orthodontics is a branch of dentistry that focuses on the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of dental and facial abnormalities. It involves the use of braces, retainers, and other appliances to correct misaligned teeth and jaws. Orthodontic treatment can be performed on patients of all ages and is often recommended to improve the appearance and function of the teeth and jaw. It can also help prevent problems such as tooth decay, gum disease, and difficulty speaking or biting.

There are several types of orthodontic appliances that can be used to straighten teeth, including metal braces, ceramic braces, and Invisalign.

Metal Braces

Metal braces are the most traditional type of orthodontic appliance and are made of high-grade stainless steel. They consist of brackets that are bonded to the front of the teeth and connected by a wire. The wire is tightened by the orthodontist over time to gradually move the teeth into their proper positions. Metal braces are generally the most effective at correcting a wide range of orthodontic issues, but they are also the most noticeable.

Ceramic Braces

Ceramic braces are similar to metal braces, but they are made of a clear or tooth-colored material that is less visible on the teeth. They are a good option for people who are self-conscious about wearing traditional metal braces. However, ceramic braces are more fragile than metal braces and can stain easily if not properly cared for. They are also generally more expensive than metal braces.

Invisalign

Invisalign is a type of orthodontic treatment that uses a series of clear, removable aligners to straighten the teeth. The aligners are made of a smooth, comfortable plastic material and are custom-fit to the patient’s teeth. They are worn for about 20-22 hours per day and are changed out every one to two weeks as the teeth gradually move into their proper positions. Invisalign is a good option for people who want a more discreet way to straighten their teeth. However, it is generally not as effective at correcting severe orthodontic issues as traditional braces. You can read more about Invisalign here.

Orthodontic treatment typically requires several visits to the orthodontist over the course of several months or years. During these visits, the orthodontist will check the progress of the treatment and make any necessary adjustments to the braces or other appliances. It is important for patients to follow the orthodontist’s instructions carefully and to attend all scheduled appointments to ensure the best possible outcome.

After the orthodontic treatment is complete, the patient will typically need to wear a retainer to help maintain the position of the teeth. Retainers are usually worn at night, but the orthodontist may recommend wearing them for a longer period of time initially to help the teeth stabilize in their new positions.

Orthodontics can be a long and complex process, but the end result is a beautiful, healthy smile that can boost a person’s self-esteem and confidence. If you are considering orthodontic treatment, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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Monday
8:45am - 5:30pm
Tuesday
8:45am - 7:30pm
Wednesday
8:45am - 5:30pm
Thursday
8:45am - 5:30pm
Friday
8:45am - 5:00pm
Sat & Sunday
Closed
Dant Y Coed
1 & 2 Maelor Buildings
Heol Maelor
Coedpoeth
Wrexham, LL11 3NG
Monday
8:45am - 5:30pm
Tuesday
8:45am - 7:30pm
Wednesday
8:45am - 5:30pm
Thursday
8:45am - 5:30pm
Friday
8:45am - 5:00pm
Sat & Sunday
Closed

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