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

UPDATED 29-12-18

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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Braces (Am I a Good Lingual Candidate?)

You may have heard of a new type of orthodontic treatment. It goes much the same as the traditional type; utilizing brackets and wires to move teeth into alignment. But, alas, these braces mentioned herein are placed on the rear side of the teeth. Yes. That’s the back of your teeth. Read on for the lowdown on whether you are a good lingual candidate.

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Lingual Braces (and the Role of Orthodontic Robots)

UPDATED 29-11-18

Robots. A New Form of Invisible Braces Made Possible by Robotic technology. Firstly, Custom lingual braces are one of the newest forms of braces available today.  Similar to Invisalign and clear ceramic braces, they fall into the category of Invisible Braces. They are clearly the most invisible option on the market today.  The growth of robotic technology has not overlooked the world of dentistry. Neither has the growth of CAD/CAM imaging technology or 3D printing. The creation of custom lingual braces uses all three.

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7 Things You Should Know About Lingual Braces

Not all braces are created equally, nor do they all require a mouthful of metal. Lingual braces are one option that is well-suited to those looking for a discreet method for straightening their smile. The following are a few things you should know as you determine whether these are the right choice for you. Read more

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Lingual Braces (Discover The Amazing Truth)

UPDATED 29-9-18

Once upon a time, if you needed braces, you only had one option – the sort that tended to get kids called “metal mouth.” Made from metal, attached to the teeth and glaringly obvious, many people avoided this treatment despite its benefits for all ages. Advances in orthodontia mean that today you have multiple options, one of which is lingual braces. Read more

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3 Celebrities Who Wore Lingual Braces (2018)

UPDATED 26-7-18

Above all, lingual orthodontics has a perfect new straightening option for adults or teens. Lingual technology offers one of the newest solutions in the orthodontic field, and celebrities are using it.  Read more

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Lingual Dental Braces [What are They?]

UPDATED 11-07-18

Today, patients are concerned with the after appearance of an orthodontic treatment than ever. Since the introduction of Invisalign aligners, more patients have shown interest in such treatment because aligners straighten teeth without the need for visible braces. Unfortunately not every teeth problem can be corrected with plastic aligners. Despite being in the market for decades, the aligners still look like braces. Recently, technology facilitated a third option; lingual dental braces. Read more

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What Makes a Good Orthodontist (7 ANSWERS)

What makes a good orthodontist? Having dental problems can be uncomfortable, frustrating, and sometimes painful. It can also lower your self-esteem because it might affect your appearance. If you relate to this situation, the best person to go for help is an orthodontist.

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Mail Order Braces – The Sad Truth (2018)

Mail Order Braces – The Sad Truth. Today, you can order just about anything online and have it show up in your mailbox. While mail order braces seem like they offer the ultimate convenience for getting the perfect smile, you may be wondering just how effective they are in the long run. The sad truth is that mail order braces companies are not all alike. While some make false claims such as being able to get straighter teeth in a week. Others may tell you that their braces can fix problems that they cannot.

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Overcome Your Fear (of Having Lingual Braces)

Overcome your fear of having braces. Anyone who has worn braces will tell you that orthodontic treatment was worth it. Around 4 million Americans have some type of orthodontic treatment, and one-fourth of them are adults. Straight teeth and a winning smile are confidence boosters at any age. Aside from enhancing appearance, lingual treatment has a number of additional health benefits. So don’t rush into plastic aligners just yet. Let ELOS turn you on to something truly invisible.

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