Lingual braces or hidden braces are a treatment option that is very popular with adults thanks to the fact that they are practically invisible.
Unlike conventional braces, lingual braces are custom designed for a patient and are connected on the inside of the teeth.
Dr. Carolyn is one of the few orthodontists in Melbourne that has been trained and is certified to provide lingual braces and works with state of the art laboratories to provide patients with this truly aesthetic appliance.
By being placed on the inside of the teeth, lingual braces:
Lingual braces are best suited for people who want straight teeth but their lifestyle requires a high level of aesthetics.
Due to the customised nature of lingual braces, there can be a few weeks between the consult and when the braces get put on.
Regular dental visits, good oral hygiene and a sensible diet (no hard/sticky foods) are very important during lingual braces treatment to ensure treatment proceeds smoothly with minimal disruptions.
The information contained on this website is general in nature and does not take into account your personal situation. Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. You should consider whether the information is appropriate to your needs, and where appropriate, seek advice from a dental professional.
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