Beyond their traditional color,
the only thing traditional about these braces is that you can see
them. Contemporary braces are made of super strong metal alloys
derived from the space program. Their strength allows them to be
the smallest of all braces and therefore the most comfortable.
Their density makes them ultra slippery so teeth move faster than
they ever have before. Today's braces, in combination with other
high tech materials mean fewer office visits to complete
Ceramic braces utilize less noticeable brackets for patients concerned about aesthetic appearances. Ceramic brackets are translucent, so they blend in with your natural tooth color. This means that unlike traditional stainless steel braces, with ceramic braces your smile will not look 'metallic.' In addition, ceramic brackets are designed so that they won't stain or discolor over long periods of time. An orthodontist can let you know if you are a candidate for ceramic braces.