Six Month Smiles Can Provide Accelerated Results
Six Month Smiles® can be a great orthodontic solution if are seeking a discreet cosmetic treatment to straighten your teeth. This system uses tooth-colored wires and clear brackets that can blend in with your smile. Additionally, this treatment can help you achieve a straighter smile in about half the time as traditional orthodontics. When you visit Pampered Smiles in East Point, GA, Dr. J.D. Murray or Dr. William Alexander will conduct a complete consultation to determine whether the treatment is right for you. Our experienced dentists can design a customized plan that will provide the best possible esthetic results. Once your treatment is complete, you could also enjoy a greater sense of self-confidence, enhancing virtually every aspect of your life.
Are You a Candidate for Six Month Smiles?
Six Month Smiles is designed to address cosmetic issues that affect your front teeth. If you want to improve minor misalignment, small gaps, slightly or overlapping teeth, this treatment may be right for you. Six Month Smiles can improve your bite to some degree, however, it is not intended to correct pronounced malocclusion, like an overbite or severely crooked teeth. If you are struggling with these or similar problems, we may recommend Invisalign® or refer you to an orthodontist for specialized care.
The Six Month Smiles Process
After evaluating your dental alignment and your candidacy for treatment, your dentist will create a personalized orthodontic plan. He will determine precisely how much your teeth need to move, and he will calibrate the right tensile force for your braces. Then he will attach clear Lucid-Lok® brackets to each of your front teeth. Running between these brackets, a tooth-colored wire will apply a slight force to gently adjust the positioning of your teeth.
Because it will address only a portion of your dental arch, Six Month Smiles usually requires much less time than traditional braces.
Because it will address only a portion of your dental arch, Six Month Smiles usually requires much less time than traditional braces. In contrast to the half a year necessary for this innovative treatment, traditional orthodontia can take between 18 and 24 months.
How Can Six Month Smiles Enhance Your Appearance and Quality of Life?
Dental misalignment can dramatically impact your appearance, even when it does not affect your health. Often, it can make you look older than you are. Alternatively, it can give your smile a childlike quality. Crooked teeth can detract from your overall appearance and draw attention away from your other facial features. In turn, you may avoid smiling in front of others, and you may dislike having your picture taken. In some cases, you may even avoid new social situations out of embarrassment.
Six Month Smiles can quickly enhance your appearance and give you a much-needed boost of self-esteem. many patients report that they feel more outgoing and excited to meet new people. You may even find that you are willing to take on new leadership roles and professional challenges. Most importantly, you will be ready to share your beautiful smile with those you love.
Contact Us to Book a ConsultationTo learn more about Six Month Smiles and to find out if you are a candidate for treatment, contact our office online today. You can also book an orthodontic consultation by calling (404) 349-7889.
"As a family practice, we understand the importance of providing treatments for patients of any age. We pride ourselves on our comprehensive cosmetic, restorative, and implant treatments."Dr. Murray