It depends on the straightening that is required, but some treatments with FASTBRACES for instance can take as little as 100 days. A more typical period would be 9-12 months.
After a consultation with our experienced dentists and orthodontists, an appropriate treatment for your teeth will be advised. Short-term straightening is only suitable for the front teeth and usually consists of discreet brackets and wires which are fixed to your teeth for the duration of the treatment which gradually move your teeth into place. Sometimes clear aligners are used.
Short-term straightening is only suitable for the front and side teeth and not for complex orthodontic cases, so they may not be suitable for everyone. Your dentist will advise you on the treatment options available to suit your individual needs.
Yes, if you want your teeth to stay nice and straight. We’ll advise you on your options – retainers can be fixed or removable.