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Why do some people choose Invisalign over ceramic braces?

invisalign aligner

All the orthodontic appliances offered at Oldham Orthodontics will do an excellent job at aligning your teeth. However cosmetically they all offer variances in visibility.

Invisalign is a clear tray aligner system that is fitted exactly over your teeth. They are completely transparent so your natural tooth colour is visible through them making them a brilliant cosmetic option. They are easily removed should you need to do public speaking and feel happier not having them in. As long as the aligners are worn for a minimum of 22 hours per day they allow you a little more freedom socially.

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Halloween Treats Safe for Braces

halloween treats

It’s almost Halloween, the holiday of trick or treating, fancy costumes and endless confectionery. Although it is a fun holiday for all, it’s a little more complicated for those wearing braces and a nightmare for many orthodontists. It’s already known that sweets and treats have the potential to break brackets and bend wires, meaning more appointments to fix those issues. So here are a few treats you can and can’t eat this Halloween:

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