Are Braces Right for You or Your Child?

At Bandeen Orthodontics Battle Creek, we believe that everyone should be able to achieve the smile they deserve. That being said, we also recognize that taking the steps to get braces is a big decision for persons at any age. Making the choice to get braces comes with implications for the present, the near future, and the long-term. Even so, we believe that everyone should be able to make the most informed decisions possible about their smiles. To achieve this goal, today’s blog post will be focusing on some factors to consider while determining whether or not braces are the right choice for you or your child.

Balancing Benefits and Drawbacks

Balancing the difficulties that come with getting braces with the rewards of having had braces can seem like a lot to consider, but much of the stress can be from not having a clear idea of what to expect and what the rewards are. First, we’ll be going over some of the trials you should expect when going ahead with getting your braces.

If you’re thinking of getting braces, you should be aware of a few difficulties to overcome on your path to the perfect smile.

Namely, if you’re interested in getting braces, you should be aware that:

While it’s possible you only experience some of these drawbacks thanks to factors such as insurance, existing dental structure, and current dental hygiene habits, anyone seriously considering braces should keep these factors in mind.

With the drawbacks listed, now let’s take some time to review the benefits of getting braces. If you’re considering braces, you can generally expect the following results:

Your Options for Teeth Straightening

If you’ve decided that teeth straightening is an option that you’d like to pursue, then know that you have more options than just standard braces to select from. Here at Bandeen Orthodontics, we offer standard braces, Damon™ System, Insignia™ Advanced Smile Design™, and Invisalign braces as options. Each different approach comes with it’s unique pros and cons for the teeth straightening process, so make sure to read up on them by clicking this link.

Are you ready for the smile you’ve always dreamed of? If so, don’t hesitate to click here and contact us today. Everyone deserves a smile they can be proud of—you are no exception.