Q. What do Six Month Smiles braces and wires look like?
A. As you can see from this picture, Six Month Smiles braces and wires are barely noticeable and they blend very well with the colour of your teeth. These are not metal braces!
Q. How can the Six Month Smiles system straighten teeth in only 6 months?
A. The Six Month Smiles system employs cutting-edge orthodontic technology that provides for safe, comfortable and efficient tooth movement. Additionally, the aim of the Six Month Smiles is to correct the aesthetic elements of your smile that you are unhappy without making time consuming changes to the way your back teeth bite together.
Q. Is the process uncomfortable?
A. Six Month Smiles involves light forces to gently move your teeth to their new position, most of our patients report that they are comfortable to wear and do not affect their day-to-day life.
Q. Will I have to wear a retainer?
A. Yes, as with all orthodontic treatment, a retainer is necessary to maintain the position of your teeth after treatment. If you don’t want to wear a removable retainer, you can have a bonded retainer placed behind your teeth. There are a variety of options that you can choose from according to your personal preference and situation.
Q. Can anyone use this system?
A. If you are aged 15 years and older and suffer with crooked or spaces in between your teeth, and you’re not looking for a major alteration to your bite, then this is a fantastic option for you.
Q. Does everyone finish treatment in 6 months?
A. Six months is the average treatment time. Most patients finish right around six months, but from experience ,treatment times vary from 4 to 9 months depending on the severity of the patient case.