Dr. Alla Brown is pleased to be among the first Six Month Smiles dentists in Buford, Georgia. Six Month Smiles is a short term, clear braces system that can give you a straighter smile in as few as six months. What makes Six Month Smiles successful is the comprehensive treatment planning by our dentists, who have completed special training to offer this advanced clear braces system.
What is Six Month Smiles?
Six Month Smiles is a short term orthodontic treatment for adults and teenagers. Six Month Smiles uses clear, cosmetic braces to correct moderate alignment issues such as crooked, crowded or spaced teeth.
Is Six Month Smiles Right For You?
Six Month Smiles is a clear braces system for teenagers and adults, but is specially geared towards adults with minor cosmetic issues. Six Month Smiles is an ideal treatment for adults experiencing orthodontic relapse, minor tooth movements, often as a result of not following through with a retainer.
Six Month Smiles is not for patients who have major bite issues, TMJ related problems or other major dental concerns. After a simple consultation, Dr. Brown or Dr. Newberry can determine if 6 Month Smiles is right for you.
Six Month Smiles vs. Metal Braces
- Traditional orthodontics take up to 4 years! With Six Month Smiles, you’ll have straighter teeth in less than a year.
- Metal braces can be uncomfortable and unsightly, 6 Month Smiles braces are invisible and designed to be extremely comfortable.
- With metal braces, you have to visit a specialist. We can treat you in fewer visits in the comfort of her Buford dental office.
Six Month Smiles vs. Invisalign
Lanier Smiles is an Invisalign dentist in Buford, GA. If you have more serious bite issues, Invisalign may be the better treatment. Just like 6 Month Smiles, Invisalign is a clear braces system. Invisalign uses removable aligners to reposition teeth and treatment generally takes 12 – 18 months.
Six Month Smiles FAQs
How much does Six Month Smiles Cost?
On average, Six Month Smiles costs about 1/3 – 2/3 the cost of aligner therapy, such as Invisalign, or traditional metal braces. The cost will be based on your specific condition and treatment goals. We will review the cost of 6 Month Smiles treatment at the time of your consultation.
Does it really only take six months?
On average, patients get straighter teeth with Six Month Smiles in just six months. Treatment can range from 4 to 9 months and nearly all patients complete treatment in less than a year.
What do 6 Month Braces look like?
Six month braces are made from a special, tooth colored material so they are barely visible. Patented brackets are placed on the teeth to secure clear wires that will gently reposition the teeth during your treatment period.
Will Six Month Braces damage my teeth, roots, or gums?
There are very few risks associated with 6 Month Smiles braces. The innovative system was created to be gentle on teeth without causing damage. Our dentists have completed special training with 6 Month Smiles to further reduce any potential issues. Your dentist will also monitor your progress throughout treatment to prevent any problems.