It is a modern type of fixed appliance. Due to the unique construction of the brackets, the treatment time is shorter and control visits may be less frequent.
Traditional braces with elastic ligatures cause friction and pressure, resulting in longer treatment time and greater patient discomfort. Self-ligating brackets with a sliding flap holding the wire allow easier, faster and more comfortable tooth movement.
Self-ligating brackets are designed to be discreet, comfortable and easier to clean. They do not require elastic ligatures, which attract and collect bacterial plaque, which is why it facilitates maintaining proper oral hygiene during treatment. In addition, self-ligating braces used in our clinic are also available in an aesthetic version for patients who attach great importance to their appearance.
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