Damon braces are a ground-breaking, effective alternative to traditional fixed braces. They use self-ligating, friction-free brackets and fine wires, which move teeth into alignment and are ideal for teenage and adult patients.
Stages of treatment
Stage 1: this involves an initial consultation during which we will check your suitability for treatment. This is done by means of an assessment and taking photographs of your smile. We will also explain what the treatment involves, how it works and we will be glad to answer your questions.
Stage 2: your braces will be created based on the impressions and photographs previously taken. They will be fixed and bonded in a single visit and treatment can begin.
Stage 3: we will arrange a series of check-ups to check your progress and make small adjustments to the braces, if needed.
What are Damon braces?
They are an innovative orthodontic treatment which produces beautiful, straight smiles. It uses advanced techniques to align teeth quickly and painlessly, and they are an excellent alternative to conventional fixed braces.
How do Damon braces work?
They use modern friction-free technology to align the teeth into the desired position.
How long does treatment take?
Treatment times vary according to the individual, but it is typically around 6 months shorter than traditional fixed braces.
Are Damon braces appropriate for everyone?
Damon braces are appropriate for most orthodontic patients, as they are able to produce a lot of movement and can treat complex problems.
Are Damon braces noticeable?
Damon braces are not invisible but they are discreet, with the brackets and wires being much smaller and finer than traditional braces.
Are Damon braces painful?
Damon braces use friction-free technology to move teeth quickly and painlessly. It may initially take a little time to get used to wearing the brace but pain should be minimal.