types of braces

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“Everyone is so nice here and my teeth look amazing. I really like that they got to know me as a person instead of just another patient.” ~ Cynthia M.

Types of Braces

Invisalign®

Invisalign aligner

These removable braces are a series of prescription appliances that are virtually invisible and work great to straighten your teeth comfortably. Because they are removable, you can eat and drink what you want while in treatment; plus, brushing and flossing are less of a hassle. The aligners are comfortable and contain no metal to cause mouth abrasions during treatment.

Seeing Dr. Diane for Invisalign treatment means your care is customized beyond the level of the software that designs the appliances. She is a Premier Invisalign Provider, which means you can count on her years of expertise.  You can be assured that your aligners have the correct prescription for the desired tooth movement at that time. This will help to ensure a successful result.

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Ceramic Braces

Ceramic braces

Ceramic braces are “clear braces.” These are great for patients who want cosmetic treatment.

 

traditional metal braces

Traditional Braces

Traditional stainless steel braces are more comfortable today than ever before. You can have fun by adding colored elastics (rubber bands) for a individualized and colorful smile.

 

Incognito™ Lingual Braces

smiling woman wearing incognito braces

Lingual braces offer an alternative to the traditional or clear braces. Worn on the inside of the teeth, this system is hidden, and entirely customized for each patient.  Learn more about Incognito lingual braces.

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Other Orthodontic Techniques and Adjuncts

Dr. Diane is also certified to perform adjunctive techniques such as Temporary Anchorage Devices (TAD's) and Surgically Accelerated Osteogenic Orthodontics (Wilckodontics). Our office is also experienced in working with the best specialists in the area who can help us achieve the most cosmetic results in complex restorative cases and surgical orthodontic cases.  Acceledent technology is also available to achieve more efficient results.  

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