Frequently Asked Questions

Braces use steady, gentle pressure to gradually move teeth into their proper positions. The brackets that are placed on your teeth and the archwire that connects them are the main components. When the archwire is placed into the brackets, it tries to return to its original shape by applying pressure to move your teeth to their new, more ideal positions.
Absolutely! You should maintain your regular check-ups at least every six months to ensure that your teeth are free from cavities and your gums are healthy. In many cases, it is recommended to get more frequent cleanings while in braces to ensure the best oral health conditions.
It depends on your treatment needs. During the initial consultation, we will discuss the treatment and financial options for your case. We will also review your insurance coverage and file the paperwork to maximize your benefits.