How long does dental braces treatment last?

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Braces are a solution to overcome the condition of crooked or sparse teeth, retrusion or protrusion, etc. Ensuring long-term oral aesthetics. Besides the cost of treatment, how long does it takes to produce the brace is also a concern for many people.

Braces will help your teeth become even, beautiful and adjust your bite joint to the right position, giving you a perfect appearance. This is the most appreciated benefit of this method. By utilizing specialized tools such as: metal bracket, porcelain bracket, Invisalign braces, etc crooked teeth will become full and even, changing the appearance after the braces process.

How long does it take?

The purpose of using braces is to have beautiful and even teeth as well as a confident smile to be more successful in work and life. The average time for braces treatment takes about 18 - 30 months (1.5 - 2.5 years). Depending on the age, eating habits and the current condition of the teeth of each patient, this duration can vary.

The average time for braces treatment takes about 18 - 30 months (1.5 - 2.5 years)

The first 6 months are spent on aligning the teeth on the jaw. Therefore, just because the teeth are aligned does not mean you can remove the braces. To maintain the stability of your entire teeth with a confident smile, you have to go through different stages. The time required to adjust the teeth's axis, the bite joint and maintain the stability of the teeth are extremely important in dental braces treatment.

The dental braces procedure at Nhan Tam Dental Clinic

Currently, the dental braces treatment in Nhan Tam Dental Clinic is carried out following a safe and effective procedure with the most advanced equipment and system:

1. Examination and counseling

Before the treatment, doctors will examine the general condition of each patient and give consultation if the patient is suitable for braces treatment or not, if yes, doctors will conduct a detailed examination.

2. Sampling, taking pictures of teeth, face

After examining the general condition of the patient's oral health, the doctor gets samples, taking photos of teeth and overall face to collect the information needed for the treatment. This stage is very important because, based on the sample, the doctor will choose the most appropriate brace equipment for the patient.

3. Taking Panorex film, Cephalo (skull and face), hand bones

This step will help predict the growth and development of the skull system (in children).

The role of the skull in braces treatment:

  • Observe the skull - face - teeth system.
  • Study the development of skull-face - teeth system.
  • Analyze, diagnose, plan the treatment procedure, and predict the result.
  • Analyze the treatment process.
  • Analyze the growth process.
  • Analyze the relapse and changes after treatment.

From these data, doctors will gather necessary information and incorporate it with dental braces software to help identify and determine timely orthodontic treatment in children to limit tooth extraction and orthopedic surgery in the case of the skull system has passed the development phase.

4. Analysis using dental braces software

Data on the software indicates the proper direction and tension. Alongside braces is the adjustment of facial aesthetic to have the best results for patients after treatment.

5. Choosing treatment method

After clinical analysis, based on the desired goal and result after the orthopedic treatment, the best method will be chosen.

6. Treatment

Using orthodontic separators (spacers) is the first step in the dental braces process. Spacers have the effect of creating a gap between the tooth that needs to be attached with sutures and the adjacent teeth.

After attaching the sutures, there are some cases where the jaw need to be widened, after 3 or 6 months the braces will be attached. After the brace is attached for about 3 to 6 weeks, the brace will be adjusted to pull the teeth to the desired position.

The dental braces process occurs over many different stages, you will have regular visits during the braces to doctors to detect and detect dental diseases, timely treatment to avoid the risk.

Before deciding on wearing braces, you will be examined. If dental diseases such as myelitis, periodontitis, tooth decay, etc, are detected doctors will thoroughly treat the diseases before letting patients wear braces.

In many cases, if the teeth are too large and deviate too much, the doctor will prescribe teeth extractions to make room for the remaining teeth to move into the correct position. Depending on the condition, the severity, the displacement of the teeth as well as the structure of the axis, the time required to wear brace will vary. Thus, each patient and each case will have a different duration.

Nhan Tam Dental Clinic - prestigious clinic for braces

Nhan Tam Dental Clinic is a prestigious center for making braces, highly regarded by experts as well as many domestic and foreign customers. With its strengths, this center promises to bring the best results.

Nhan Tam Dental Clinic - prestigious clinic for braces

Utilizing modern dental systems in orthodontic braces: sampling device, Vceph analysis software, sterilize system, etc.

High-quality service is also one of the major plus points of Nhan Tam Dental Clinic. When getting your braces in here, customers will experience professional and dedicated service by staffs and consultants.

A team of skilled and experienced doctors. This is one of the most important factors that determine whether a center is reputable or capable of bringing the desired result or not.

The doctor in charge of dental braces treatment in Nhan Tam Dental Clinic is Dr. Tran Thi Nga - Deputy Director of Nhan Tam Dental Clinic. Dr. Nga was the first basic orthodontic graduate from the National Hhospital of Odonto - Stomatology in 2010 and later completed an advanced orthodontic course in 2016. In addition, Dr. Nga is experienced in the field of braces and has successfully performed nearly 1000 orthodontic, including the most complex cases.

Dr. Tran Thi Nga - Deputy Director of Nhan Tam Dental Clinic

Some images of braces patients

The results and treatments may vary depending on the person's condition.

We hope the above information has helped answer your question. If you have any more questions, please contact Nhan Tam Dental Center for detailed consultation free of charge.