For decades, metal braces have set the standard for orthodontic treatment. Not only are they highly effective, but they are also incredibly durable. With advancements in technology, today's metal braces are more comfortable and less noticeable than ever before. They come with customizable bands and smaller brackets, ensuring a more aesthetically pleasing appearance. Additionally, metal braces are often more affordable than other treatment options. They are the go-to choice for complex orthodontic issues requiring precise adjustments.
If you're looking for an alternative that offers a bit more discretion, consider clear braces. Ideal for teens and adults, clear braces offer the same effectiveness as metal braces but with clear or tooth-colored brackets. They blend in more naturally with your teeth, making them less noticeable. Though they may require more attentive care to maintain their appearance, clear braces are a fantastic option for those who prioritize aesthetics alongside performance.
The Orthodontic Process
The journey to a new smile begins with a free consultation at our San Antonio office. Here, you'll meet with our doctor to discuss your needs and treatment options. After a thorough examination and X-rays, we'll customize a treatment plan just for you. You'll be guided through every step of the process, from your first fitting to periodic adjustments, ensuring that your experience is comfortable and your results are exceptional.