Six Month Smiles in Chico CA
Misaligned front teeth are common. Many people feel a lack of confidence about them and some may even avoid smiling.
Fortunately, misaligned front teeth can be fixed quickly and easily. At South Chico Dental Care, we offer Six Month Smiles - a cosmetic dentistry treatment that straightens your front teeth.
Six Month Smiles is an innovative orthodontic alternative that quickly and efficiently moves the teeth that show when you smile. We can use Six Month Smiles to fix crowding, gaps, and even overlapping and twisting. As you might have guessed from the name, the average treatment time is about six months.
How Does Six Month Smiles Work?
Six Month Smiles in Chico, CA uses clear brackets with wires to move your front teeth into their appropriate positions. The treatment is affordable, predictable, and safe. With an average treatment time of six months, Six Month Smiles takes considerably less time than other orthodontic treatments.
What Are the Advantages of Six Month Smiles Cosmetic Braces?
- Lower cost – Since the treatment takes less time and only involves the front teeth, Six Month Smiles typically costs less than other treatment plans.
- Increased comfort – The low force used to move your teeth means that “tightening” is not required.
- Improved hygiene – The shorter treatment time allows for better self-care and less risk of tooth decay or periodontal disease. Straight teeth are also easier to care for than misaligned teeth, further reducing your risk for tooth decay and gum disease.
- Smart cosmetic solution – If you have other cosmetic treatments planned, you’ll be able to get to them faster because of Six Month Smiles’ shorter treatment time.
- Fast treatment – With an average treatment time of just six months, Six Month Smiles is one of the fastest cosmetic orthodontic treatment options.
- Decreased visibility – We use clear brackets and wire for Six Month Smiles treatment. This makes your orthodontics less visible than traditional metal braces.
Is Six Month Smiles Right for Me?
Six Month Smiles is designed to improve the appearance of your front teeth and does not involve the back teeth. People with more complex occlusal (bite-related) concerns are likely to need more involved orthodontic care. Your specific needs and goals will determine whether you are a good candidate for this treatment.
Dr. Surh is happy to examine your teeth and discuss your goals with you. He will provide his professional recommendation based on your individual needs. Six Month Smiles is for adults who want to straighten the teeth that show when they smile. It may be used on its own or as part of a larger overall cosmetic treatment plan.