Sullivan Dental Partners
Sullivan Dental Partners
Richard Sullivan
DDS, FICOI, FIALD
Richard Sullivan
DDS

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Straighter Teeth, Better Oral Health: Why You Should Consider Clear Braces

Like many adults who want straighter teeth, your main concern is probably improved aesthetics. But orthodontic treatment with options like clear braces in Brentwood also has a positive impact on your overall oral health.

Straight Teeth are Healthy Teeth

Adult patients like the idea of straightening their teeth with clear aligners because of the convenience they offer compared to metal orthodontics:

  • Clear aligners make your treatment discreet
  • No irritation to your cheeks and lips from metal and wires
  • Removable aligners allow you to brush, floss, and eat your favorite foods
  • Shorter overall treatment times for adults, usually about 12 to 15 months

But even more importantly, when you straighten your teeth with clear braces, you minimize your ...

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What's the Difference between Clear Aligner Orthodontics and Six Month Smiles?

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Are you interested in having your teeth straightened but are overwhelmed by the sheer number of treatment systems available?

Dental professionals are always looking for ways to update treatments to provide you with the most advanced care available. New techniques, advanced materials, and state-of-the-art technology all provide us with ways to improve upon standard dental treatments like orthodontics.

Choosing the Right Treatment for You

Two types of orthodontic treatment have gained a lot of popularity recently – Six Month Smiles and clear aligners. You have probably heard of both but aren’t sure what the difference is and which is right for you.

Of course, choosing an orthodontic treatment is a decision that needs to ...

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