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Does Age Matter [When Getting Lingual Braces?]

Lingual braces by ELOS experts are becoming a popular form of correction for various issues like crossbites, over bites, under bites and the like. Lingual braces are for people of all ages, but you may wonder if it is a factor and plays any role in the treatment process. The following is some information that can answer any questions that you may have about that.

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A Guide to Orthodontics for Adults [by Dr. Leslie Pitner]

Excerpt from Improve Your Smile, Transform Your Life:  A Guide to Orthodontics for Adults by Dr. Leslie Pitner, founding ELOS member.  You can get a copy at Amazon or Barnes & Noble. Use the following link: https://goo.gl/ExETyR

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ELOS Spotlight (Proudly Presents) – Dr. Brandon Comella

At the present time, ELOS has members from across the USA and Canada. In our monthly Spotlight series, we present each member, giving the spotlight to their personality and expertise in the field of orthodontics. Read on and learn about Dr. Brandon Comella, an expert member of the ELOS community and a leading orthodontist in the Rochester and Victor areas of NY.

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Why does the [lingual] orthodontist need to X-ray?

The use of braces has seen significant changes and advancements over the years. People looking to straighten their teeth now have many cosmetic options such as lingual braces available to them. These options let patients find solutions for their alignment issues, without some of the typical troubles/inconveniences of conventional metal braces and will require x-rays.

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How Long Does it Take to Fix My [Crooked] Teeth?

Most people think that only kids need braces, but in reality, many adults can benefit from them as well. Braces can be helpful for anyone who has a problem with crooked or crowded teeth that are overlapping or when there are bite problems.  There are a variety of options available for correcting your tooth problems. These include different kinds of braces and clear aligners such as Invisalign. It is important to see an orthodontist for an evaluation and to determine the best option for you.

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5 reasons To Need Lingual Braces? [The Facts]

Many people have crooked teeth that might require braces. However, how do you know when you absolutely need braces?  And if you need them, how can you embark on orthodontic treatment without a mouth full of metal or plastic aligners?  There are many reasons why lingual braces may benefit you. First, here are the 5 most common reasons to seek braces to correct an orthodontic issue.

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ELOS Spotlight (Proudly Presents) – Dr. Stephan Tisseront

ELOS has members from across the USA and Canada. In our monthly Spotlight series, we present each member, giving the spotlight to their personality and expertise in the field of orthodontics. Read on and learn about Dr. Tisseront, a founding member of ELOS and Northern Virginia’s leading Orthodontist.

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The Age of Lingual Orthodontics 2017

Orthodontic experts are always trying to seek new ways to move teeth faster and more efficiently.  Recently, lingual braces have had technological advancements propelling them to the forefront of treatments that are both invisible and can be faster than traditional braces.  Lingual braces are placed on the inside surface of a patient’s teeth, making the treatment invisible.  So unless you choose to share, no one else will know that you’re undergoing orthodontic treatment while wearing lingual braces.

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What are [Lite] Lingual Braces?

What are Lite Lingual Braces? Advancements in Lingual braces have come leaping into the forefront of orthodontics lately and for good reason.  Lingual braces allow you to perfect your smile without anyone knowing about it since they are attached to the backside of your teeth.

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Where Do Lingual Braces Fit In With [Today’s] Orthodontist?

A Little Historical Perspective

Braces on teeth did not begin when you or your friends were teenagers with “platinum smiles.” Today’s orthodontists come from a long history of success in adjusting teeth for beauty and practical daily function.

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