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What is Orthognathic Surgery?

Orthognathic surgery

Orthodontics is a special type of dentistry where a trained consultant will diagnose, prevent and correct any malpositioned teeth a patient may have, including bite and jaw position.

Aside from getting braces such as metal train tracks or Incognito braces, a patient may have a case so severe they may need orthognathic surgery. 

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Why are my Ceramic Braces turning Yellow?

Ceramic Braces

Ceramic braces, also known as clear braces, are an orthodontic appliance used to straighten teeth and fix a patient’s bite or minor jaw discrepancies. They are made of clear or tooth-coloured ceramic brackets which are attached to the surface of your teeth with clear or tooth-coloured wires.So why could they be going yellow?

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How Long does Brace Treatment take?

Brace treatment time

The whole purpose of orthodontic treatment is to make the best of your teeth. This means straightening your teeth so you're able to care for your teeth and gums more easily, and improving your bite so you can eat more comfortably. Not to mention your smile will benefit too!

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