Using braces can also help with your child’s confidence in knowing they can have a beautiful, healthy smile after treatment.
The Pros and Cons of Behind-the-Teeth Braces
The advantage of having braces behind your child’s teeth is that they can’t be seen. Rather than having clunky metal braces showing every time your child smiles, braces that are set behind the teeth can’t be seen by anyone except your child’s orthodontist.
Most orthodontists don’t have the supplies for lingual braces on hand
The cost for braces behind your child’s teeth can be higher because of the specific supplies and materials needed to install them
Braces behind the teeth can be difficult for your child’s orthodontist to install and work on because of the angle it requires to see the braces
Schedule a No-Cost Braces Consultation at Kool Smiles
Kool Smiles dentists can help you determine if your child needs braces—we provide orthodontic care at many of our locations. Our 18-month treatment plan for traditional metal braces begins at $3,400, but can vary depending on each child’s specific case.
Give us a call today to learn more about our orthodontic services or make an appointment with a Kool Smiles dentist for a no-cost consultation for behind-the-teeth braces.
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