Metal braces are the most traditional form of orthodontic braces. Metal braces are commonly known and are appropriate for all ages and to fix a variety of issues. While you may think of metal braces as clunky and obvious, modern metal braces are smaller, flatter and more flattering. Straight A Orthodontics offers metal braces to residents of Greensboro, NC.
At Straight A Orthodontics, metal braces are made from high-quality surgical steel. The steel is used to make brackets and wire, which connects the brackets in the mouth. The tension of the wire on the brackets fixed to the teeth is what creates the force to gradually move the teeth. The wires are held onto the brackets using elastic bands.
Metal braces are made of high-quality surgical steel. The three component of metal braces are:
Traditional metal braces are preferred by many of our patients because of the following benefits:
Metal braces are useful for correcting a number of orthodontic issues. Some of the most common issues that metal braces can correct are as follows:
If you need braces for one of the reasons listed above, metal braces may be an option for you. To learn more about metal braces at Straight A Orthodontics, contact us to schedule a complimentary initial exam.
Metal braces vary in cost for a number of factors, all of which will be determined at your complimentary initial exam. Dr. Amir Aminoshariae is happy to offer in-office financing for qualified patients. We will discuss your reasons for getting orthodontic treatment, your lifestyle and budget, and make recommendations for your individual treatment plan accordingly. Visit our Braces Financing page for more information.
Do metal braces sound right for you? Local residents of Greensboro, NC, contact Straight A Orthodontics today to schedule a complimentary initial exam.