Types of Braces

Metal Braces Metal braces are the most common type. They are made of high-grade stainless steel. Today’s metal braces are smaller, more comfortable and more attractive. Ceramic Braces Ceramic braces are made of translucent (clear) material. They are most popular with adult patients, due to their cosmetic appeal. Gold Braces Gold braces are stainless steel […]

Metal Braces

Metal braces are the most common type. They are made of high-grade stainless steel. Today’s metal braces are smaller, more comfortable and more attractive.

Ceramic Braces

Ceramic braces are made of translucent (clear) material. They are most popular with adult patients, due to their cosmetic appeal. Gold Braces Gold braces are stainless steel braces coated with 24-karat gold and are popular with patients of all ages.

Lingual Braces

Lingual braces are braces that are attached on the lingual or inside surfaces of the teeth. Lingual braces are less noticeable and some patients prefer this type of braces over the ceramic.

Invisalign

The Invisalign System is a series of clear overlay templates called aligners that have been generated by computer simulation to gradually move the teeth. This system is available to adult patients with certain orthodontic bite problems. Ask us if you are a candidate for the Invisalign system.