The Clear alternative to Braces
At Hazelwood dental we offer as the modern alternative to braces. has changed the face of orthodontics, instead of wires attached to your teeth, they can now be straightened invisibly.
The aligners are made through a combination of our dentists’ expertise and 3D computer imaging technology, provided by the company. This allows the dentist and the patient to visualise the result before treatment commences. In this way facial aesthetics and smile characteristics can be to the patient’s choice.
Clinical research and orthdontic practices worldwide have shown the effectiveness of the process. At Hazelwood dental, our certified dentist can undertake this procedure.
The length of the treatment is dependent on the severity of the crowding or spacing of the teeth and complexity of the movement required. Treatment can take place between 3 to 18 months.
- is clear. You can straighten your teeth without anyone knowing.
- is removable. Unlike braces, you can eat and drink what you want during treatment. You can also brush and floss normally to maintain good oral hygiene.
- is comfortable. No metal brackets or wires to cause mouth irritation, and less time in the dentist’s chair getting adjustments.
- The end result is computer modelled before you start so you have a very good idea of the final result.
- Minimal effect on speech