At Bergenfield Braces, under the expert guidance of Dr. Castronova, we specialize in offering lingual braces, a discreet orthodontic treatment option. Lingual braces are custom-made to fit the inside surfaces of your teeth, making them virtually invisible when you smile.
Understanding Lingual Braces
Lingual braces are used to correct:
- Crowded or spaced teeth
- Misaligned bites, such as overbites or underbites
- Crooked teeth
- Specific dental alignment issues that require the precision of braces
Why Choose Lingual Braces?
Lingual braces offer several advantages:
- Aesthetics: They are hidden from view, offering a great cosmetic alternative.
- Efficiency: Effective in correcting a wide range of orthodontic issues.
- Customization: Each bracket is custom-made to fit the unique shape of each tooth.
Treatment Process for Lingual Braces
The treatment process at Bergenfield Braces includes:
- Initial Consultation: Assessing your dental structure and discussing the suitability of lingual braces.
- Customization and Fabrication: Taking precise impressions of your teeth to custom-make the lingual braces.
- Fitting the Braces: Carefully attaching the braces to the back of your teeth.
- Regular Adjustments: Periodic appointments for adjustments to gradually move the teeth into the desired position.
- Post-Treatment Care: Providing retainers and follow-up care post-treatment.
Prevention and Care
To ensure the best results from lingual braces:
- Maintain excellent oral hygiene with regular brushing and flossing
- Follow dietary recommendations to avoid damaging the braces
- Keep regular appointments for adjustments
Lingual braces provide an effective and aesthetically pleasing option for orthodontic treatment, often with results comparable to traditional braces.
Frequently Asked Questions about Lingual Braces
Are Lingual Braces More Uncomfortable Than Traditional Braces?
Lingual braces may require a short adjustment period for comfort due to their position, but they become comfortable over time.
How Long Does Treatment with Lingual Braces Take?
The treatment duration with lingual braces is similar to traditional braces, varying based on individual cases.
Can Anyone Get Lingual Braces?
Most people who are eligible for traditional braces are suitable candidates for lingual braces. However, a consultation with Dr. Castronova is necessary to determine the best treatment plan.
Discover the Benefits of Lingual Braces – Schedule Your Consultation Today
For a discreet way to achieve a perfect smile, consider lingual braces at Bergenfield Braces. Contact us at (201) 384-4440 to schedule a consultation with Dr. Castronova and explore your orthodontic options.