Traditional braces at DFW Crown Dental are used to repair crooked and crowded teeth, a misaligned bite, and jaw problems. Orthodontics in Dallas, TX also correct problems eating, speaking or cleaning teeth effectively. Modern dentistry has produced smaller, and more comfortable metal brackets and wires.
Silver brackets are cemented to the front tooth surfaces and linked with a metal wire. Periodic tightening at DFW Crown Dental is necessary to create the needed pressure that gradually straightens teeth and corrects jaw misalignments. Traditional braces in Dallas are still the most commonly used orthodontic treatment at DFW Crown Dental. But other more discreet solutions are available. DFW Crown Dental offers our Dallas patients invisible braces as an alternative to traditional braces.
To make your treatment time more fun, you have the option to customize silver braces in Dallas to fit your unique tastes and lifestyle.
Straighten your smile in style with fashion braces. By adding colorful bands for braces in Dallas, you can show off your favorite color, display some team spirit, or be extra festive during the holidays.
Treatment time is different for every patient. The duration depends on the severity of the situation. Most people wear traditional wires and brackets for 1–3 years. A dental retainer is worn once the braces are removed to maintain the newly positioned teeth and keep them from reverting back to the original positions.
When you undergo orthodontic treatment at DFW Crown Dental it is important to be diligent about your oral health and to take good care of your braces. Caring for traditional brackets and wires means avoiding sticky, sugary and hard foods, and eating a healthy, balanced diet. Indulging in too many sugary snacks can lead to plaque build-up. This sticky substance is difficult to remove around the metal wires and brackets and can cause cavities. Hard foods can damage or break orthodontic appliances