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Read about different treatment appliances
There are a range of appliances that can be used to achieve a straighter smile. The benefit of modern orthodontics is the research into new and faster treatments is happening all the time.
The posts below highlight various appliances used at Melbourne Orthodontic Group.
Congratulations! You have made it to the end of your active treatment. Finally, it is the day you get your braces off! Woohoo! Before you skippety-do-daa into the sunset, there is just one final part of your treatment we need to address…your removable retainers. We’ve all worked so hard to get your teeth to their […]
It can sometimes take a while to get used to eating with your braces, one of the questions we get asked most during a consultation is ‘what can I eat with braces’ and especially when you first get them fitted your teeth can be a little bit sensitive. We suggest softer foods that don’t require […]
And other orthodontic concerns. Occasionally you may need to visit us for an ’emergency’ before your next scheduled appointment. There are many small parts working together in your orthodontic appliances and sometimes things can spring loose. There are times when we might need to see you fairly quickly, and others when we can wait for […]
Hmmmm….so you have a mouth full of strange wires and contraptions, you see your orthodontist for an examination and adjustment every 6-8 weeks and your hygienist has a poke around too….so why do you need to visit the dentist? When we work on your braces, we are not looking specifically for any cavities and anything […]