Mita A. Parikh, DMD

864 W Jericho Turnpike | Huntington, NY 11743

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What Are The Advantages of Ceramic Dental Braces?

ceramic bracesAre you concerned about your crooked teeth and how it makes you look to others?

It’s a common problem. The fact is…we all want to be a little better today and tomorrow than we were yesterday, the day before, or even five years before. We want to look back and know that we’re getting things that we couldn’t get in the past, for one reason or another.

However, when it comes to incremental progress, it can be hard to really figure out where to even start.

Here’s a good starting place: why not address your smile and how you look and feel about yourself? Unless you just happened to win the genetic lottery, the reality is that your smile could probably be better. Now, don’t beat yourself up…this isn’t a negative comment on you as a person, a spouse, a parent, etc. But in the spirit of self improvement, it’s better to be brutally honest with yourself than to think that you have nothing to improve. A bright smile can open a lot of doors. For example, if you work in the hospitality industry, it can make you look a lot friendlier, which is something that employers look for.

If you have crooked teeth that need to be brought back under control, your best option are braces. Yet to say braces with no qualifier wouldn’t be helpful.

There are multiple merits to ceramic dental braces, and those benefits are worth talking about. Yes, the material that you choose from your braces really does matter. For example, if you’re well outside of the high school age range, you’re not going to really want to draw too much attention to your braces. You want to make sure that you get superior results without the whole world having to know that you’re wearing braces. As mentioned before, as you get older it’s not something that you really need everyone in on – some things in life can really be kept your secret right in plain sight!

You can have your new ceramic dental braces blended so that the color matches your teeth. The best part about this is that you don’t even have to have a perfect white smile – this will work across a wide variety of teeth shades. Another compelling merit of these powerful braces is that they don’t stain. You might have heard from other sources that other materials do transfer stains quite easily, which can be hard to deal with if you love certain foods and drinks – after all, if you’re a long-time coffee drinker, it can really be hard to give up the habit!

Now, if you’ve been reading up on the cost of braces as well as the time frame that you’ll be wearing them, there are a few things that you’ll need to know.

The common point made when it comes to dental implants, braces, and other orthodontia is that it’s expensive. In the case of ceramic braces, it will often be $500 to $1500 more than the standard metal braces.

 

At Hidden Smiles we often run specials where you can get ceramic braces at the same cost as metal braces!
If you’re interested, please call us today to find out.

 

In addition, it can also take six months to 2 years longer, depending on the severity of the corrections that need to be made. Still, when you stack up the multiple merits of ceramic dental braces, you’ll find that you really do come out ahead. What more could you want?

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