“You haven’t lost your smile at all, it’s right under your nose. You just forgot it was there.”
Don t Lose Your Smile
If you struggle with feeling self-conscious about teeth that are out of alignment, it’s easy to feel like you’ve lost your smile. In pictures, you smile with your lips closed or cover your mouth with your hand. After a while, it’s almost as if you’ve completely lost your smile.
Don’t lose your smile when there are so many ways to get it back. At Team Demas Orthodontics, the dedicated orthodontists will not rest until you have the smile of your dreams. Dr. Demas and Dr. Clauss are some of the best orthodontists Southington has to offer.
According to statistics, more than 1 million people get braces placed on their teeth each year. Braces are a hot commodity in the world today, and they are becoming even more popular with all the available alternatives. Teens
and adults alike can enjoy braces because of the alternatives. No one has to choose the traditional metal braces anymore, although they still have amazing benefits to them. Traditional braces are not only some of the sturdiest types of braces, but they are also still affordable. However, some patients have specific reasons that they would rather not ask for a traditional alignment system. The modern orthodontic patient can now walk into a local orthodontics Southington office and ask about the following alternatives to traditional metal braces and brackets:
Lingual Braces: Behind the Scenes
Lingual braces provide an alternative to patients who want the sturdiness of the traditional metal brackets but not all of the obviousness. Lingual braces are metal braces that fit on the back of the teeth. They are an exceptional alternative for teenagers and adults who do not want to be labeled with the “brace face” label. Lingual braces are more expensive than traditional braces are, because of the intricate procedure that the orthodontist has to complete. Getting the braces on the back of the teeth is much more complex than putting them on the front of the teeth. The procedure is more time consuming, as well. Therefore, lingual braces require more money than traditional brace do. The orthodontist’s office will be able to help a client to avail with such braces.
“It only takes a split second to smile and forget, yet to someone that needed it, it can last a lifetime.” ― Steve Maraboli
As we go through our day-to-day lives, it can be easy to overlook the power a smile possesses to change a person’s outlook. A smile can make someone’s day go from bad to better. However, when your smile is not your best feature, something so simple becomes something problematic.
In order to ensure the safety of our patients, our team and the community at large during the COVID-19 outbreak, we are closed for orthodontic care, but will return as soon as it is safe to do so. If you have an emergency, please call us.