Types of Braces

Types of Braces

Damon® Smile Brackets

Damon® Smile braces were invented by Dr. Dwight Damon.  The Damon® bracket utilizes (sliding-door) technology known as “self-ligation” that allow the wire to slide back and forth within the bracket

Damon® Smile CLEAR Brackets

Damon® Smile Clear braces combines clinically proven low-friction benefits of self-ligation technology with the aesthetically pleasing look all patients’ desire. The result of this innovative union is a crystal-clear appliance that surpasses expectations in both appearance and functionality.

Create with patient comfort in mind, Damon® Smile Clear brackets are also sturdy and impervious to discoloration.  All Damon® Smile Clear brackets are custom fit for greater reliability.

Aligner treatment

Aligners look and feel like clear retainers, but they have tooth correction built into them to gradually align teeth.  You may have a series of several aligners – each one is to be worn for a specified length of time before you are ready to advance to the next aligner.  Each aligner may initially feel tight against your teeth as it is working to make corrections to your alignment.  This type of treatment works well for patients who need minor tooth correction.


Lingual braces are hidden behind the teeth and are therefore “invisible” when you smile. Lingual braces are 100% customized to match the shape of your teeth; the metal appliances are created uniquely for you. Lingual

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