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One of the significant branches is dentistry is the orthodontists. This branch particularly deals with the alignment of teeth, straightening of crooked teeth, and ensuring that crookedness does not affect the hygiene and does not cause different diseases at an early age. Crooked teeth can cause several different problems in areas other than the mouth. When you chew with these teeth, your muscles have to take in additional strength that affects the neck and head muscles. It also does not look presentable and affects the appearance.
We have several different devices that are fit into the teeth, and they help in fixing the deformed jaw. These appliances work by applying slight pressure the teeth and the gums, and slowly they shape the teeth into the preferred position. One of the most common and convenient appliances are the braces.
To get braces, you will need to take a dental appointment by calling or visiting during our working hours.

Why Do I Need Braces?

Contrary to popular belief, braces are not only for a beautiful smile. The following are a few reasons for how braces will be able to help you.

 You will get straight teeth and an aligned jaw. This advantage an exempted advantage; this is, in fact, one of the biggest reasons why people wear braces.
 People who have had braces are more immune to getting oral health problems with time. They are more likely to have stronger teeth better oral hygiene too.
 Once your teeth have been aligned and straightened you will have less tension in your muscles while chewing and you will not have random cheek bites and mouth injuries because of your pearly whites.

How Do Braces Work?

Braces are a mechanism that consists of wires, brackets, and bands; all three works together to align teeth as per requirements.
Bands: Bands work as anchors for the braces. They are fixed around the teeth to hold the mechanism into place.
Brackets: Brackets are used on the front teeth to help bond teeth that are too far apart
Archwires: Archwires are attached to the bands while passing through the brackets. They are tightened so stress is implemented on the teeth and required results are achieved. Archwires need to be tightened regularly for as long as the braces are worn.

Can Adults Get Braces?

A common misconception that adults cannot get braces is false. The reason why they are preferred in an early age is that the gums are soft and they are easier to align and for a short time. As you age, your gums will get stronger, and braces will take a longer time. However, it is never too late to focus on your oral health.

Styles of Braces:

We offer to our patients, modern and light braces that are vibrant and attractive. You can choose between the metal braces, or you can select our ceramic braces. Each one is designed in high quality for you to enjoy straight teeth in style.

Call during our working hours to get an appointment.

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766 Taunton Rd. Oshawa,ON, L1H 7K5

(289) 512-2304