Adult Orthodontics – Waterbury, CT
It’s never too late to start working on your smile! At iSmile Orthodontics, we encourage patients of every age to work toward their dental goals.
It’s never too late to start working on your smile!
At iSmile Orthodontics, we encourage patients of every age to work toward their dental goals. Straightening your teeth can strengthen your smile by making flossing and brushing easier. If you are an adult interested in braces or clear aligners, we can help. And with a free orthodontic consultation, it couldn’t be easier to get all of your questions answered without spending a dime! So what are you waiting for? Let us help you build a personalized treatment plan that fits in your budget and works with your schedule.
Traditional braces could be the best choice for you! For teeth that require a lot of shifting, traditional braces are typically recommended. Traditional braces are more advanced than ever before and could be just what you need to get the smile you’ve always wanted.
When you begin orthodontic treatment, periodic visits will be scheduled with your orthodontist to make sure the straightening process stays on the right track. If you are interested in traditional braces, let us know! We can schedule a free consultation to help you get started.
Ceramic Clear Braces
Ceramic clear braces are an innovative orthodontic option that is growing in popularity among patients of all ages. Similar in structure and function to traditional metal braces, ceramic clear braces offer an effective method for correcting a wide range of dental issues, such as overcrowding, misalignment, overbites, and underbites.
However, where these braces truly shine is in their aesthetic appeal. They are meticulously crafted from a translucent ceramic material that blends seamlessly with your natural tooth color, lending a level of subtlety and discretion not typically associated with orthodontic treatment. This makes ceramic clear braces an attractive choice for adults and teens who may be conscious about their appearance and are seeking a more discreet way to achieve a perfect smile.
One critical consideration to note is that ceramic clear braces demand diligent oral hygiene. Regular cleaning is essential to prevent discoloration and staining, which can compromise their translucent quality. Therefore, anyone considering this option should be prepared for a dedicated oral care routine.
Invisalign® Clear Aligners
Invisalign clear aligners are a revolution in orthodontic treatment, taking subtlety and convenience to new heights. These cutting-edge aligners have been designed with both aesthetics and practicality in mind, providing an almost invisible and comfortable solution for straightening teeth.
Each Invisalign aligner is custom-made using advanced 3D imaging technology to fit your teeth with unrivaled precision. The aligners are removable, offering you complete freedom during meal times and dental hygiene routines. This removability is a significant advantage over traditional braces, as it eliminates any dietary restrictions and makes maintaining oral hygiene a breeze.
The process of straightening teeth with Invisalign involves wearing a series of aligners, each one for approximately two weeks, before switching to the next set in the series. As you progress through each set of aligners, your teeth will gradually shift into their optimal position. Most Invisalign treatments are completed in 12-18 months, a relatively short time frame compared to traditional braces.