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If you are a young adult and considering braces and orthodontic treatment to improve the aesthetics of your smile, you are in the right place. While your questions will be best answered by Dr. Baker during your Baker Smile Analysis, here are a few of the most frequently asked questions.
Yes! At Baker Orthodontics of Calhoun, GA, you can enjoy either a nearly invisible treatment solution or even a completely invisible treatment solution! You don’t have to worry about your dental health decisions being broadcast to the world every time you smile!
While there may be moments of slight discomfort or tenderness, typically after an adjustment, the discomfort should pass within a few days. Much like a bruise, it’s only tender when you press on it! After adjustments, it may be wise to stick to softer foods like mashed potatoes and yogurt while your bite or cheek tenderness wears off.
With most braces, you will have to avoid certain foods that could damage your appliance. Calhoun, GA orthodontist, Dr. Baker will be able to give you a full list of foods that should be avoided if you want to get your braces off as soon as possible.
Invisalign® at Baker Orthodontics will also give you more freedom with your diet. You remove the trays when you eat and drink, and can avoid dietary limitation all together!
The length of treatment will vary from person to person, case to case, but you can expect to be in braces for 12-24 months. Additionally, certain braces will give you results faster, and Baker Orthodontics also offers accelerated treatment options!
Calhoun, GA orthodontist, Dr. Tonya Baker understands the importance of a smile you can share with confidence. Additionally, she wants you to feel confident with your decision for your journey to your best smile ever. Here are a few ways to get started: