Braces

Blogs about all types of dental braces including Invisalign

All you need to know about retainers

What happens after braces – introduction to dental retainers.  So, you’re done with braces, pleased with your beautifully newly-positioned set of teeth and you’re probably thinking to yourself: I am finally done! Well, we hate to be the ones breaking it to you, but your teeth repositioning journey does not stop here. In fact, you’re … Continue reading “All you need to know about retainers”

Can’t decide between Invisalign Vs Braces? Let Vivid Dental Surgeons help you out!

What are teeth braces and invisalign?  Are you someone wanting to have straight and beautiful looking teeth, but can’t decide between invisalign and braces? Well, fret no more for we have all the information you are looking for in order to make the most informed and benefitting cost for yourself. Let us start off by … Continue reading “Can’t decide between Invisalign Vs Braces? Let Vivid Dental Surgeons help you out!”

What is Temporary Anchorage Device (TAD orthodontics) and Why should we use it with Braces?

A temporary anchorage device or TAD is a small metal screw made of bioinert metals such as titanium which acts as an anchorage device to help with the movement of teeth in orthodontics. Temporary anchorage devices are often used in conjunction with braces (TAD braces), and TAD orthodontics (TAD ortho) can aid in fixing extreme … Continue reading “What is Temporary Anchorage Device (TAD orthodontics) and Why should we use it with Braces?”

Perfect Guide to Invisalign braces for Teenagers from Dr.Ryan

In the field of psychological studies, many researchers have identified the importance of first impressions. Due to the primacy effect, people are more affected and will remember more clearly the first experience when things occur in a chronological order. (D.S.W., 2013) Therefore, while capabilities are important, looks may play a bigger role than you might … Continue reading “Perfect Guide to Invisalign braces for Teenagers from Dr.Ryan”

All about orthodontic teeth retainers (hawley retainer, essix retainer and etc)

Usually, your dentist or orthodontist would recommend you use retainers after you complete your treatment with braces to straighten your teeth. The function of a retainer is to maintain and stabilise your straightened set of teeth post-braces. The lack of use of a retainer could result in settling, where your teeth automatically shifts positions that … Continue reading “All about orthodontic teeth retainers (hawley retainer, essix retainer and etc)”

Braces types and their differences by Dr. Ryan from Vivid Dental surgeons

As our teeth are often what brightens up our smiles and faces when we interact with others on the daily, people often look towards braces as an option to correct their teeth and fix their smiles. The different kinds of braces people would turn to include metal braces, ceramic braces and damon braces. However, many … Continue reading “Braces types and their differences by Dr. Ryan from Vivid Dental surgeons”

Things about Invisalign orthodontic treatment. Is it effective?

As we know Invisalign is one of the most popular types of orthodontic treatment in these days. How about you? Are you considering Invisalign braces for yourself? Invisalign will help you have well aligned teeth without using uncomfortable metal brackets’. As its name suggests, it is invisible! Even if Invisalign cost Singapore is quiet high, … Continue reading “Things about Invisalign orthodontic treatment. Is it effective?”