Refers to treatment in the early to late teenage years. This may also be referred to as Phase II treatment.
This phase of treatment often involves braces to align teeth and correct the bite. During this phase of treatment a short period of a fixed plate may be used to broaden the smile and avoid extractions.
Braces today come in a variety of styles and materials making life with braces much more comfortable and even more stylish than in the past. Some are even invisible, such as Invisalign Teen and clear braces.
The most common question asked by most teenages is “how long will I need to wear braces?” The answer to this question depends on;
This varies from person to person and the severity of the malocclusion and how well your body responds to treatment. It may take one person only 12 months and another 24 months to complete treatment.
This is how well you wear appliances and how well you look after your braces.
At Chisholm Orthodontics, the state of art braces we use will work in the shortest possible time producing the best possible results.