What is Incognito lingual braces ?
Want to smile confidently? A great smile can make a huge difference, not only personally, but professionally. If you are ready to smile with confidence, then Incognito lingual braces are for you. Family, friends and colleagues will see the transformation of your smile, without realizing you are actually wearing braces.
The Incognito system is a highly advanced generation of braces that is hidden discreetly on the back of the teeth, not on the front like conventional ‘train tacks’. With the braces hidden behind your teeth, you could basically continue your daily routine without feeling self-conscious because no one could really tell you are having braces.
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Benefits of Incognito lingual braces
Hidden behind your teeth Wedding, graduation, first dates, family photos, the big job interview that can land you a promotion – when do you need a more confident smile? Lingual braces are extremely beneficial for those who wish to have no visible indication that they are receiving orthodontic treatment. For those who are self-conscious about their smile and even more daunted by the thought of wearing braces, lingual braces can be an ideal choice.
Effective mechanics Lingual braces use all of the technology of traditional braces, which has been improved over time, and apply this technology to the lingual (tongue) side of your teeth. This means that lingual braces is as effective as traditional braces in treating complex cases, and as aesthetic as the Invisalign system. It is ideal for treating cases too complex for the Invisalign system.
Tailored for you The Incognito lingual braces are designed to fit on the tongue side of your teeth, and they are custom made for every individual patient. Your Incognito braces are small and tailored specifically for you. Therefore, you should feel minimal discomfort on the soft tissues in your mouth.
Am I suitable to have Incognito lingual braces ?
Most patients are good candidates for Incognito hidden braces. Incognito braces are suitable for all age groups – children, adolescents and adults who want to correct their tooth position.
At your consultation appointment, our specialist orthodontists will determine the types of treatment most beneficial for you.
Are Incognito lingual braces more uncomfortable than conventional braces ?
Initial discomfort is similar to that of outside braces. The main difference is that hidden braces will affect the tongue and conventional braces will affect the cheeks and lips. Patients take approximately 1-2 weeks to achieve good comfort level. Incognito lingual braces are small and streamline, designed to improve comfort.
Will Incognito lingual braces affect my speech ?
Yes, just like any other orthodontic appliances, it will have some effect on patient’s speech at the initial stage. The amount vary will vary depending on the patient’s dental arch shape and tongue position. In most patients, this will be temporary and of short duration.
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To find out if Incognito lingual braces is suitable for you, see one of our specialist orthodontists for an assessment.