Achieving a healthy, beautiful smile is the reason for choosing to receive orthodontic care. If you have children, dental braces will greatly improve the way your children look and feel about themselves with help from our pediatric dentistry in TX.
When adult dental braces treatment is complete, you will have the smile you’ve always dreamed of as well as the confidence to show it off! We also want you to feel comfortable and confident throughout your entire orthodontic experience, so our practice is dedicated to making sure you receive the quality care you deserve.
Your Free consultation will give you the opportunity to meet our orthodontist, learn more about orthodontics, and find out which treatment options will best meet your needs.
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Traditional metal braces are the most common type and are more comfortable today than ever. Made of high-grade stainless steel, metal braces straighten your teeth by using metal brackets and archwires. With metal braces, you have the option of adding colored elastics (rubber bands) for a more unique and colorful smile.
Ceramic braces are made of clear materials and are therefore less visible on your teeth than metal braces. For this reason, they are used mainly on older teenagers and adult patients who have cosmetic concerns.
While they are visually less prominent, they require more attention to oral hygiene, because ceramic braces are larger and more brittle than their metal counterparts. For these reasons, ceramic braces tend to be used more on upper front teeth rather than on lower teeth.
The reduced treatment time and visual improvements are making Fastbraces popular among adults as well as kids and adolescents.
One of the things patients dislike most about traditional dental braces is the amount of time they spend wearing them. Though treatment times differ from person to person, most will spend at least 18 months wearing dental braces. Some people wear them for up to three years. We offer Fastbraces, which produces results much more quickly – in as little as three months.
Fastbraces technology uses brackets and wires with a different shape than conventional dental braces in TX. The unique shape makes it possible to apply force to your teeth in a way that moves both the crowns (white part) and roots from the beginning of your orthodontic treatment.
Traditional dental braces move the crowns of teeth first, then the roots. This means your Fastbraces treatment will be shorter, and you won’t have to spend as much time in a retainer after your dental braces are removed.
Compared to traditional dental braces, Fastbraces treatment is:
Schedule an appointment for a Fastbraces orthodontic consultation today.
There’s never been a better time to straighten your teeth with the most advanced clear aligner in the world. Our office is proud to be a certified provider of Invisalign clear aligners, which give you a clear, convenient, and comfortable option to achieve the smile you’ve always wanted.
Clear aligners are a series of invisible, removable, and comfortable acrylic trays that straighten your teeth like dental braces. Not only are the aligners invisible, but they are also removable, so they allow you to eat and drink what you want while in treatment.
Plus, this helps to make brushing and flossing less of a hassle. The aligners are comfortable and contain no metal to cause mouth abrasions during treatment.
Call 832.990.8754 to schedule an appointment with one of our cosmetic dental specialists within the Greater Houston Metropolitan Area, Beaumont and Corpus Christi. Contact Lovett Dental to go over your dental braces options in TX.