The reason why metal braces are preferred is that they have a very durable structure. Thanks to this feature, it allows the treatment to give results in a shorter time. The duration of treatment may vary depending on the age of the patient and the level of deterioration in the teeth. However, we can say that the treatment shows results in an average of 2 years.
Porcelain braces are especially preferred by patients who care about aesthetic appearance. In other words, transparent braces, these braces visually offer a more aesthetic appearance compared to metal braces. However, it is quite durable, although not as much as metal braces. However, the treatment of patients who prefer porcelain braces may take a little longer than the other treatment.
Removable appliances are a method that is generally applied to children. It is used in the treatment of simple dental disorders. Removable appliances can be put on and taken off by the patient at any time. It is made of a plate applied to the palate and wires of various shapes on it. As the name of movable appliances indicates, these wires are activated according to the movement to be applied to the tooth.
Fixed appliances are one of the most commonly used methods in classical braces treatments. Fixed appliances, which are mostly preferred in young patients, are also known as metal brackets. Intraoral fixed appliances, which are mounted on the tooth surface and are not removed during the treatment unlike removable appliances, are a treatment method that can be used if your tooth and jaw structure is suitable for this treatment.
Lingual treatment is performed using fixed orthodontic appliances. However, the biggest advantage of the Lingual method compared to other treatments is that the brackets are placed inside the patient's teeth. Thanks to this, these braces cannot be noticed when the patient is viewed from the outside. With this method, a good result can be achieved in terms of aesthetics in people who undergo braces treatment.