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29th December 2015

Invisalign initial 2 weeks of treatment (part 3)

Many adults are choosing to undergo orthodontic treatment nowadays due to the fact that modern braces are invisible or certainly discreet. It is never too late to get straight teeth and the smile that you have always wanted especially when there is no real need to wear fixed “train track” braces! Braces like Invisalign are very common amongst adult patients, so we have decided to show you how... read more

21st December 2015

Second adjustment (part 6)

Many patients are nervous about orthodontic treatment and braces. Well after hearing all those horror stories I am not surprised! Humans are naturally scared of the unknown and since you don’t know what to expect after getting braces, you are scared of it. To help reduce your anxieties, we have asked one of our patients- Lucy to do a treatment video diary and talk you through her... read more

14th December 2015

Brace fitting appointment (part 1)

We've had some great patient feedback about "Lucy's fixed brace video diary", the diary had clearly helped many of our patients reduce anxieties and understand orthodontic treatment a little more. But everyone is different and have different pain tolerance levels, so we have asked our practice manager Kinga who is just about to start her fixed brace treatment (hurray!), to share her experiences... read more

7th December 2015

I can do this…! (part 5)

Many patients are nervous about orthodontic treatment and braces. Well after hearing all those horror stories I am not surprised! Humans are naturally scared of the unknown and since you don’t know what to expect after getting braces, you are scared of it. To help reduce your anxieties, we have asked one of our patients- Lucy to do a treatment video diary and talk you through her... read more

1st December 2015

Things I have learned in the last 10 years about adults wearing braces… by Ritu

Things I have learned in the last 10 years about adults wearing braces… Most people want straight teeth but only some are willing to invest in this, whilst others are looking for quick & cheap “fixes”. Braces are not ideal for everyone. Most adults worry about wearing braces which stops them accessing treatment. I believe that some use the “cost” of treatment as an excuse for... read more