Traditional Metal Braces

Surrey Orthodontist - Traditional Braces

The most popular form of braces is traditional metal braces, which are more comfortable than ever before. Metal braces use metal brackets and arch-wires to straighten the teeth and are made of high-grade stainless steel. Coloured elastics (rubber bands) may be added to metal braces to create a more unique and vibrant smile.

They must be tightened every 4-6 weeks in order for consistent pressure to gradually straighten your teeth and balance your jaw.

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Clear (Ceramic) Braces

Since ceramic braces are made of translucent materials, they are less noticeable on your teeth than metal braces. As a result, ceramic braces are often

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Self-Ligating Braces

Traditional braces are made of the same materials as self-ligating braces. Self-ligating braces, on the other hand, do not entail the use of elastics, resulting