HOW FAST ARE FAST BRACES?

Braces are uncomfortable, inconvenient, and in often unsightly. With the amount of time they remain in the mouth, they may also introduce a risk of tooth decay since they can get in the way of proper dental hygiene. Fast Braces technology allows for much faster treatment of misaligned teeth than traditional braces. But just how fast are they? And how do they differ from normal braces?

HOW FAST ARE FAST BRACES?

 Normally, moving teeth into proper alignment takes a couple years. Thanks to their specialized design, Fast Braces accomplish this much more quickly. In some cases, Fast Braces straighten teeth in as few as 20 weeks. More commonly, however, they take about a year. This is far faster than traditional braces, which necessitate two years of use and 24/7 retainers afterward.

YOUR TREATMENT EXPECTATION

 It depends on your current smile. You need to decide how perfect you want your teeth to be. Your smile expectation will decide the type of treatment your dentist may give you.

TYPE OF BRACE

Are your comfortable with traditional braces or now-a-days popular Invisalign which are almost invisible braces? It depends on aesthetics and the results.

YOUR BIOLOGIC RESPONSE

The time frame will also vary according to the biological response of your teeth. How easily will your teeth move is very difficult to interpret as the popularity is because of the reason that accelerated orthodontic treatment can be completed in half the time that it would take traditional braces to achieve the same results.

QUALITY OF TREATMENT PLAN

The science of teeth movement relies on two principles—moving teeth’s crowns and moving their roots. To reposition teeth at more effective angles, orthodontic treatment is often divided into two parts based on these principles. The unique, triangular design of Fast Braces’ brackets allows them to simultaneously move your teeth’s crowns and roots, reducing treatment time by up to 50%.

ACCELERATIVE TREATMENT ADDITIONS

With technological advancement there are many devices in dentistry available that boosts and speeds up the process of treatment. It’s said to have increased the treatment speed by 30 to 50 %.

Filling Vs Inlay Vs Onlay Vs Crown: What’s The Difference and Which Is the Right One for You?

Has your dentist told that you need to get some procedure done on your teeth but that has left you wondering which procedure is best for you? There are several dental procedures to choose from, according to your needs.

Here’s a Look at the basics of dental restoration process:

Filling

It’s the basic dental restoration where decayed tooth is drilled and filled with a composite or amalgam filling material.

Inlay

Inlay is used when the cavity is too big to be filled with simple filling. It’s created as a solid piece in the specific shape of cavity which is then fit into the cavity. It’s then cemented in the place.

Onlay

It is more than Inlay but less than crown. Restoration is done by covering the cusp of tooth. It is a single solid piece that covers the tooth hence the similarity with crown.

Crown

Crown is just like a replacement of tooth and not a simple repair. Crown is restoration which is used only for serious situations. The tooth decay and infected pulp is removed followed by placing over the crown.

Implant

Implant is a major restoration of all the above mentioned types. When tooth is in a situation that’s beyond repair, or the individual has lost tooth, the implant is fused in the jaw bone followed by placing a crown over it.

The Dental Filling Vs the Inlay

Though in theory they seem similar, the inlays are used for larger cavities and they primarily differ in how the cavity space is filled. Additionally, inlays can be an expensive procedure for patients as insurance companies don’t cover inlays.

Onlays Vs Dental Crowns

These are major tooth restoration procedures but the primary distinction is that Onlay will cover the cusp of the tooth while the crown will cover the entire biting surface along with tooth structure. If tooth has more scope of restoration, Onlay can be used and in case of severe damage or loss of tooth, crowns are used.