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Use Fastbraces To Fix Spacing

Diastema, or spacing as its more commonly known, is a gap between two teeth in your mouth. Spaces or gaps between teeth are common, and during day to day living generally cause few problems. But, some people are not happy with these spaces and are looking for a solution to bring the teeth closer together.

There are a number of reasons people have spaces between their teeth, some of which may include:

Missing teeth Some people do not get all of their permanent adult teeth, or can have a tooth irreparably damaged during childhood which results in a gap in their smile.

Teeth that are too small for the space in your jaw bone If your jaw has more space, your teeth may not be large enough to fill it. Your teeth may spread out, causing one or more gaps.

A large labial frenum. This is the small flap that connects your upper lip to your gums. If it grows between your two front teeth, it may separate the teeth, causing a gap.

Dental habits Children who use a dummy or suck their thumbs beyond 4 years of age may develop gaps in their teeth.

Tongue thrusting If your tongue presses against your teeth when you swallow, this can cause gaps in the front teeth over time.

Using innovative and cutting edge teeth straightening treatments like Fastbraces, we can fix many common issues like crowding, gaps, high canines or an over bite. For your free assessment, book now on 01 6790625, or message us for more details and appointments, and begin your journey to a magic smile!

Straight Teeth By Summer with Fastbraces

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Straighter teeth in 6-9 months is not just a dream! If you think your crooked teeth are beyond redemption, look at some of our recently completed cases in our Patient Gallery. It is not all about perfection like some people think, but in turning a smile into something to be proud of, instead of something to be hidden. The patient case above is an example of high canines, which is a common problem when there is insufficient room in the arch for them to erupt into their correct positions. High canines can cause discomfort in the gums due to inflammation around the improperly erupted teeth.

Using innovative and cutting edge teeth straightening treatments like Fastbraces, we can fix many common issues like crowding, gaps, high canines or an over bite. For your free assessment, book now on 01 6790625, or message us for more details and appointments, and begin your journey to a magic smile!

Fast Straightening with Fastbraces in Dublin 2

Are you self-conscious about your smile? Would you like to do something about your crooked or misaligned teeth?

Fastbraces could be the solution for you!

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While teeth straightening through traditional orthodontics methods has been around for many years, more recently this whole area of the dental industry is going through a transformation, providing patients with more options than ever. At Pearl Dental we offer a fast, safe and affordable way to straighten your teeth called Fastbraces®, provided by your general dentist, in less time than traditional metal braces.

The Fastbraces® Technology patented bracket design uses unique, triangular shaped braces that allow for the use of just one super-elastic nickel-titanium wire during the treatment process. This brace technology works on an entirely different mechanical principle altogether. Historically, old braces would move the crown of the tooth in the first year, and the root of the tooth in the second year. The Fastbraces® Technology helps move the crown and root of the teeth at the same time, from the beginning of the treatment.

Having been around for over 20 years, thousands of consecutively treated patients and university research have shown that Fastbraces® are not only safe but offer many additional benefits. Patients can experience less discomfort and there are no more risks with Fastbraces® than those associated with traditional braces. Additionally, the fact that the braces are on for less time means that there is possibly less chance of tooth decay due to improper oral hygiene.

Treatment with Fastbraces® Technology can improve the patient’s lifestyle because treatment typically takes just a few visits to the dental practice. Less clinic visits mean less money spent, less journeys getting to and from the dental practice and less time off school or work. Another great benefit is the reduction of retainer usage. When the braces come off one needs to wear the retainers only 15 minutes a day in the shower, cleverly described as Fastbraces® “Tooth Shampoo”.

If you would like to know more about the Fastbraces® treatments we provide please do not hesitate to contact reception on 01 6790625 or email: reception@pearltreatments.ie to book your free Fastbraces® assessment with one of our trained specialists.

 

 

Orthodontic Treatment in Dublin 2

Teeth Straightening for Adults and Children

It is a known fact that if teeth are cared for and looked after from an early age, they will last longer and cause less problems over time. The same can be said for patients who get treated for misaligned or crooked teeth, the sooner the issue is addressed the better.

Most people know braces as the ‘train tracks’ or metal wires that are placed across teeth, that seem to stay on for a very long period of time. Thankfully with the advances in modern dentistry there are now alternative options, which are more aesthetically pleasing and can give results in a much shorter period of time.

Here at Pearl Dental we offer two cosmetic teeth straightening systems – CFast and Fastbraces. We provide both of these options to our patients as we believe they are the best systems on the market, and we have had great results with several of our patients.

For a short time only we are pleased to offer new and existing patients a free assessment to see if they are suitable for these advanced teeth straightening systems. Call the practice directly on 01 6790625 or email reception@pearltreatments.ie to book your appointment today.

Our clinic is centrally located on Nassau Street, making it convenient for patients who live and work around Dublin City Centre.

You want a fantastic smile, so what’s stopping you?

Having practiced as a dentist in Dublin 2 for several years now, we have seen numerous cases of people who could benefit from teeth straightening. In most cases people opt to get their teeth straightened for aesthetic reasons, but there are other solid benefits to getting cosmetic tooth alignment:

– Improved Dental Function

When we mention dental function we are talking about the act of chewing, talking and other everyday functions that the teeth perform

– Easy Maintenance of Teeth and Gums

Generally speaking your dentist or hygienist will find it easier to clean, treat and maintain aligned teeth, and you will find them simpler to brush and floss while at home.

– Aesthetic Benefit

It has been shown through numerous studies that there is an improved psychological benefit to having clean and straight teeth, giving people improved confidence in their everyday life and relationships.

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Our Cosmetic Tooth Alignment system of choice is CFast. There are 3 main reasons we chose to work with this system:

Fast – You will have straight front teeth in about 6 months
Discreet – The wires and brackets are almost invisible
Affordable – The short treatment time dramatically cuts the cost

Why not contact us today to see if the CFast treatment is right for you on 01 6790625, and to avail of a free assessment in our city centre clinic.