Braces For Children and Adults in Dulwich Hill
We are proud to offer fixed orthodontics, commonly known as braces, as an option for you. Orthodontic can be treated at any age and many of our patients see functional and aesthetic improvements after treatment. We typically use braces to:
FAQ's about Orthodontic Braces
Dental braces involves fitting on both brackets and wires onto the teeth. When braces are fitted, the bracket material can either be metal or ceramic (which is more discreet). The brackets are glued onto teeth and are positioned individually so that each tooth is calculated to move in a certain direction. A wire will be attached to the brackets and this will create the forces needed to move the teeth. Once we have completed the successions of wire and mechanical movements, the teeth will be perfectly straight!
Treatment costs can vary depending on whether the patient wants metal or ceramic brackets and how difficult the treatment will be. Difficult treatment tends to require multiple stages, taking longer and also have increased costs. Most of our treatments will costs between $4500-$7000 and completed in around 12-24 months.
At the initial consultation we would be able to assess your case and let you know how much it will costs before you proceed!
Our clinic also has interest- free payment plans available which allows you to pay for your treatment in instalments with no additional costs. We believe that orthodontic treatment should be affordable and accessible for all patients wanting a straighter and healthier smile.
We have used braces to help many of our patients achieve their Ultra Smile. Both braces and clear aligners have produced amazing results for our patients and the best option for you will depend on your individual circumstances. To find out which option is right for you, it is best if you book a consultation with one of friendly dentists.