Orthodontic Braces Mexico
Dental Braces are devices used in orthodontics that align and straighten teeth and help to position them with regard to a person’s bite, while also working to improve dental health.
They are often used to correct an underbite, as well as malocclusion, overbite, open bite, deep bite, crossbite, crooked teeth, and various other flaws of the teeth and jaw. It doesn’t matter if you are an adult or young, Dental Braces are available for people of any age as long as they qualify for them.
Benefits of Orthodontic Braces
Braces can straighten misaligned teeth, contributing to healthy gums and teeth. Straighter teeth are easier to clean, brush, and floss. Braces can help you maintain excellent oral hygiene and prevent future periodontal disease and cavities. Over time, cavities can lead to the destruction of the bone that holds the teeth in place.
Braces can help you achieve a better and more balanced bite. Misaligned teeth often cause difficulty during chewing and eating. This makes it extremely difficult to properly bite into food, putting extra stress on your jaw and jaw joints. Long-term effects of a misaligned bite may also result in severe jaw pain, headaches and can also cause locked jaw syndrome.
If your teeth are misaligned, it can be difficult to chew food into teeny tiny bits. As a result, the stomach takes a bit longer to digest food. Braces can straighten your teeth for optimal alignment, helping you thoroughly chew your food and improve digestion. Once food can be chewed properly with the help of braces, it can be more easily and fully digested.
Misaligned or overcrowded teeth may cause speech problems. This can impact the movement of your jaw and lead to difficulties in the pronunciation of some words. Dental braces can resolve such speech issues by ensuring perfectly aligned teeth.
TMJ disorders result from extra stress on the jaw muscles and jaw joints. These disorders arise from minor things like irregular jaw movement due to misaligned or crooked teeth. TMJ is prompted by bite problems, and wearing orthodontic braces can give relief in jaw pain by aligning teeth properly.
Crooked teeth are hard to clean because of the close proximity of the teeth. This may result in the accumulation of plaque and bacteria in the mouth, making your teeth susceptible to oral infections like tooth decay, gingivitis, and gum disease.
While bracers are certainly important for your health, they play a key role in one’s confidence.
In fact, one of the best parts of having braces is how much it can raise someone’s self-esteem. In the long run, help to create a great smile.
And who doesn’t want to show off their new smile?
Types of Braces
There are some different types of braces to help correct your particular problem.
Also called “traditional braces,” metal braces have two basic components. These are the metal bracket that is applied to the teeth and the bendable metal wire that is threaded through the brackets in order to apply pressure to the teeth and ultimately move them. This is the type of braces that most patients get because they are the least expensive braces and are often the fastest way of moving teeth into their ideal locations.
Today’s metal braces are far smaller and less noticeable than they were in the past. New technology has also created wires that move teeth faster and with less pain than in years past. Even you can choose the color of the rubber bands around each bracket to personalize your braces.
The brackets were made out of a ceramic material that is the same color and has the same texture as teeth, it would be very difficult to see the ceramic brackets on the teeth.
Ceramic braces are more expensive than traditional braces, they are far less noticeable and offer the patient a faster treatment.
Why get Orthodontic Braces in CDS
Dental Braces are devices used to align, straighten and correctly position teeth by exerting steady pressure over a period of time, usually one to three years. Braces typically consist of brackets (bonded to the teeth), bands, and wires.
Braces are recommended to patients who have or show the potential for various issues. Most of these issues seem cosmetic—crooked teeth, overcrowding, overbite, underbite, etc. And many times, they are. However, these same issues can sometimes contribute to gum disease, decay, tooth pain, headaches, and other more serious problems. Braces can also increase tooth functionality, making chewing easier and more effective.
There are a lot of things that we factor in here at Cancun Dental Specialists when preparing for braces. This is a fairly common treatment done in Cancun that is normally followed up by a local Orthodontist in the patient´s home city.
Orthodontic Braces Cost in Mexico
The only option available at our clinic for traditional orthodontics is Damon braces, which are made of stainless steel or ceramic. This type of dental brace comes as a better option than regular braces because they do not use elastic bands. This allows for more comfort, ease of maintenance, and better aesthetics.
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On average, Braces Cost between $3,000 – 7,500 USD, depending on the extent of treatment and the type of materials used. With a range of options available, your orthodontist can recommend the type of braces that best meet your budget as well as your oral health needs. The experience of the orthodontist you choose, the area in which you live, and the degree of correction needed will also play a part in the overall cost of treatment.
Orthodontic Braces Treatment
Straighten Your Teeth – Unlock your Confidence
During the evaluation our Orthodontists will check to see the straightness of your teeth, if they meet at correct points, if there is crowding, the condition of your gums, well check for breathing problems, and even check for signs of TMJ issues.
All of your X-Rays, study models, and profile pictures will be taken at your arrival, which can be used by any local Orthodontist to perform periodical adjustments. We use Braces from leading American brands and also offer Invisalign for patients who are candidates.
Having Braces in Cancun is a simple and effective way to correct malocclusion issues, crowding, and rotated teeth. In some cases, extractions of 3rd molars may be needed. Your 3D CBCT scan will determine the correct course of action to be taken. To better discuss your case call your Dental Coordinator for assistance.
Orthodontic Braces FAQs
Getting your braces put on takes about 45 minutes to an hour in a painless process. First, we polish your teeth and then brush on a solution to prime them for the adhesive. Then, we apply the adhesive and attach the brackets to each tooth. Lastly, we thread the archwire through and secure it in place with elastics. After we give you instructions for caring for your braces.
The braces removal process is also pain-free. We use special tools to remove the brackets and wires and then we polish and clean your teeth so they sparkle. Enjoy your new beautiful smile !!!
Of course of not! Most of our patients are in their adult years. Braces are a great choice for anyone looking to align their bite and straighten their teeth. Health and happiness are vitally important to adults and orthodontic treatment can increase your self-confidence at any age!
Your overall treatment time will depend on your specific orthodontic problem, each patient is different. In general, treatment duration ranges from 12 to 30 months.
After your braces are put on in our clinic you can follow up by a local Orthodontist in your home city.
You shouldn’t feel real pain while wearing braces. When you first get your braces put on, and after adjustments, your teeth can feel a little sensitive.
We usually recommend brushing your teeth after each food and before bed. It is necessary to use special brushes for braces to facilitate the cleaning of your teeth.
To book an appointment all we would need is your travel information and we will organize the rest for you. Simply call our toll-free number 1 888 231 8041 to schedule an evaluation. Our Dental Coordinators will be more than happy to assist you.
For patients looking for a more aesthetic approach to braces, Invisalign is a perfect solution. Invisalign combines 3D Technology with Orthodontics allowing Orthodontists to create precisely calibrated trays made to fit your mouth perfectly and align your teeth as the treatment progresses. This more versatile approach to Orthodontics allows patients to take their trays in and out for meals, brushing, and flossing.