Braces have now existed for a long period of time offering individuals the possibility to correct the tooth structure of their teeth by using a single device that is placed on both the upper and lower teeth.
WHAT IS THE COST?
The cost of the braces is based on the type being used with different braces types having different prices that will accommodate different financial abilities and preferences. The prices can be higher or lower depending on an outlet They include
Invisible Aligner Braces
This comprise of the most expensive option with the wearer being able to comfortably eat or drink while wearing them. The braces resemble a mouth Gard but provide the needed objective of shifting teeth, They normally cost between $4000 to $8000.
They have no steel tie to hold the wires between the brackets, with the brackets clamping onto the wires to hold them in place. The Damon braces require only a few orthodontist visits as compared to other options but are more expensive averaging about $8,000-$9000.
Lingual braces also referred to as behind the teeth braces are similar to the traditional braces but are fixed at the back of the teeth instead of the front being fixed to the front the braces are invisible but can be more difficult to clean. They range from $8,000 to $10,500.
Traditional Metal Braces
They are the most noticeable type and the least expensive treatment option. They require frequent visits to the orthodontist increasing the cost of treatment with prices ranging from $3,000 to $7,500.
They are similar to the traditional metal braces with the difference being that the brackets are made from clear or a tooth-coloured ceramic. They also have the advantage of being less noticeable than traditional braces but can easily get stained easily if not properly cleaned. They in most cases move teeth faster than other invisible options like the clear plastic aligners. The ceramic braces range from $4,000 to $8,500.