Teeth Straightening Techniques and Surgery
Teeth straightening techniques and surgery
Misaligned teeth can terribly lower your confidence due to which an individual becomes reticent and utmost self-conscious. This is the reason to adopt teeth straightening procedure.
Various options available for teeth alignment
- Fixed orthodontic braces: A common technique of tooth alignment is by orthodontic braces that are used by teenagers and adults. These are installed for around 2 – 3 years on the basis of the extent of teeth shift needed.
- Lingual Braces: They are similar to orthodontic braces involving the use of tight wire network to align the teeth. The main benefit of using this technique is that the braces are installed in the teeth back so they cannot be seen.
- Invisalign: It helps to straighten the teeth without using the wires. Clear aligners are used to shift the teeth back in their position. You can even remove them while eating and cleaning your teeth. They are used for mild improvement in teeth position.
- Inman Aligner: The hybrid of fixed braces and invisalign technique that involves the use of metal wires. It can be easily removed and installed. It is much more affordable than invisalign technique.
Cost of teeth straightening
Usually the cost of orthodontic treatment is high because of professionalism and skills needed to perform the procedure successfully.
Usually the teeth straightening surgery cost in India varies on the basis of patient’s age. It is often more affordable if you are a younger adult. Invisalign treatment is the costliest procedure than Inman Aligner which is often costlier than fixed braces and damon braces.
Dental surgery is the most assured method for teeth straightening. It is applicable only when the cause of the misaligned tooth is under jaw. It is widely chosen by people who experience trouble in over and underbite or incorrectly located jaw.
The surgery involves slight procedure and is performed under local anesthesia during which the dentist changes the position of gums and bones.