Tag Archives: crooked teeth

veneers vs. braces
Comparisons

Should you choose braces or veneers to straighten your teeth?

Who wouldn’t want a beautiful smile and the results immediately?! But “instant orthodontics” with veneers is not as glamorous as you think and is an irreversible procedure. We get excited each … Continue reading Should you choose braces or veneers to straighten your teeth?

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Braces movement
Comparisons

Braces movement – how aligners work compared with fixed braces

Aligners are clearly the future. They allow people to straighten their teeth without lifestyle or eating constraints, meal restrictions because of braces, you can get straight teeth on your terms. … Continue reading Braces movement – how aligners work compared with fixed braces

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Wisdom teeth 101
Braces guide

Wisdom teeth and straightening – myths and realities

You may be wondering what to do with your wisdom teeth before getting started with braces or clear aligners. You may also want to know whether they could cause an … Continue reading Wisdom teeth and straightening – myths and realities

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fixed braces vs clear aligners
Comparisons

Fixed Braces vs. Clear Aligners

There are many different reasons why fixed braces and teeth aligners are different and guess what, one of them has to do with food 😉 In this blog we’ll be … Continue reading Fixed Braces vs. Clear Aligners

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retainers
Comparisons

Retainers To Keep Teeth Straight: Fixed or Removable?

You’ve probably heard about retainers and how retention is super important after having braces to keep your new smile looking straight and on point, but do you know the differences … Continue reading Retainers To Keep Teeth Straight: Fixed or Removable?

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mail order braces what can go wrong
Comparisons

What Can Go Wrong With Braces In Clinic VS Mail Order Braces

Getting braces from a clinic can seem like a very frustrating experience. It can be difficult to find transparent information on pricing, length of treatment and which options can work … Continue reading What Can Go Wrong With Braces In Clinic VS Mail Order Braces

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clear aligners
Guest posts

The past and future of clear aligners: a progressive orthodontist interview

Guest post from specialist orthodontist, Dr Marc Ackerman, DMD, MBA Hi Dr Marc Ackerman, what made you want to become an orthodontist and what is your area of interest today? … Continue reading The past and future of clear aligners: a progressive orthodontist interview

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clear aligners for crowded teeth
Aligners at home

Clear Aligners: the smart solution to straighten crowded teeth

Compared to our American counterparts, we Europeans have endured a reputation of having bad teeth, but the real facts don’t match up to the stereotype. According to the Organisation for … Continue reading Clear Aligners: the smart solution to straighten crowded teeth

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crooked-lower-teeth-5-effortless-steps
Braces guide

Crooked lower teeth? 5 effortless steps to get them realigned

Are your lower teeth spoiling your smile? Have you noticed that they seem to be getting even more crooked? You’re not alone, millions of people find that their lower teeth … Continue reading Crooked lower teeth? 5 effortless steps to get them realigned

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Why People Are Not Getting Straight Teeth With Invisible Aligners
Braces guide

Why People Are Not Getting Straight Teeth With Invisible Aligners

Over 70% of adults are affected by malocclusion (have crooked teeth) and half of them would consider some sort of orthodontic treatment to improve the alignment of their teeth. However, … Continue reading Why People Are Not Getting Straight Teeth With Invisible Aligners

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IPR
Aligners at home

Why you won’t need IPR with these clear aligners

Straightening crooked teeth requires movement, and to achieve the beautiful smile you’ve always wanted your teeth will need some space to move into. With Straight Teeth Direct™, the aligners are … Continue reading Why you won’t need IPR with these clear aligners

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Be In The Know. Clear Aligners and Dental Hygiene
Braces guide

Be In The Know: Clear Aligners and Dental Hygiene

Clear aligners have been around since the turn of the century. They are a tried and tested solution to straighten teeth, and now they are available in the privacy of … Continue reading Be In The Know: Clear Aligners and Dental Hygiene

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Why Teeth Move
Braces guide

Why Teeth Can Move After Having Braces

We get many people telling us they have worn braces to straighten their teeth in their teens, but their teeth have become crooked again. Straight Teeth Direct™ can help you straighten … Continue reading Why Teeth Can Move After Having Braces

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