SSo you are sick of having crooked teeth and finally want to love your smile? Totally understandable. In the world of today, straight teeth is almost the norm.
If you want to get your teeth straightened out, your first move is to look into orthodontics.
Orthodontics is the study and treatment of malocclusions, which means an improper bite. This branch of dentistry deals with things like teeth removal, jaw realigning, and, of course, braces.
Many people choose to get braces for cosmetic reasons; they want to have nice, straight teeth and a pretty smile. Which is understand able, and easy to make happen now that prices for braces are more affordable, especially when you have insurance.
Dentists with an orthodontic practice can help you determine if braces are a good fit for you, and if there are any steps you should take beforehand to get ready for the braces. Sometimes people, for example, need to have molars or wisdom teeth removed before they can get their braces on.
If you are considering braces, here is what you can do
- Visit a local orthodontist to determine if you have an improper bite, disproportionate jaw or tooth irregularity
- Get an estimate for how much do braces cost, and look at low cost braces as an alternative
- Decide which color braces you want, or you can have colored rubber bands