Now that all of the preliminary work and planning is finished, it is time to start with the braces treatment. The following topics give a general overview of what to expect once treatment begins.
The additional information needed to develop a proper treatment plan.
The orthodontist reviews the best braces treatment options for the patient.
Important potential risks and complications during braces.
These are sometimes needed just before braces are placed.
The whole process of placing braces, brackets, bands, and wires.
Appointments where braces are adjusted to continue the straightening.
Rubber bands (elastics) for braces are used to help improve the bite.
Once treatment is complete, the braces are taken off the teeth.
Appliances used to help keep the teeth straight after braces are removed.