Tag Archives: Damon Braces

Benefits of Damon Braces for a Beautiful Smile

Damon brackets are a type of bracket known as self-ligating (or self-binding). With conventional braces, the wires are held in place by ligatures or o-rings that secure them to the brackets (the metal pieces attached to the teeth). With self-ligating braces, part of the bracket itself holds the wire in place without the need for […]

Do clear braces really work?

Have you ever rejected something new because you figure it can’t possibly work as well as the original?  We’ve all done that at one time or another.  Sometimes, we don’t trust the new technology; in other cases, we just feel a strong attachment to the original. Despite our bias against the new version, it may […]

Advantages of Damon Braces

What’s the difference between Damon Braces and other types of braces?  Let’s start out with this summary from the Damon Braces website: “The Damon System is not just about revolutionary braces and wires, it’s a whole new way of treating patients. Traditional treatment often requires removal of healthy teeth and/or the use of palatal expanders […]

5 common issues for teeth alignment

Some people seem to have charmed smiles; they have straight, perfectly white teeth with nary a cavity.  The reality, though, is that proper care is always essential to keep teeth healthy and beautiful.  This is true even for those who seem to have been born with perfect teeth. When people look in the mirror and […]

Innovative technology provides a range of options in braces

Braces may seem like a relatively modern invention, but people have been attempting to straighten their teeth for several thousand years. Shortly after the invention of the mirror, ancient Greeks began using crude tools in a determined effort to improve their smiles. Fortunately, technology has evolved considerably in that time.  Today, when people need braces, […]