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Are Removable Braces Better Than Fixed Braces?

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Fixed braces might have been around a lot longer than removable ones, but that doesn’t necessarily mean they’re better. Today, the dental team at our practice serving Manchester highlight some of the benefits of removable braces, and why they might be a great choice for straightening your smile. 1.Great all-round comfort Our removable Invisalign braces… Continue reading >>

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Is Invisalign The Best Clear Brace?

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Wondering about your options for teeth straightening? Interested in braces, but looking for a clear and discreet option? Today, we’ll talk you through one of our favourites for no-fuss brace treatment: Invisalign. Is Invisalign the best brace? When choosing a brace, there are lots of things that factor into your decision, like cost, comfort, durability,… Continue reading >>

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Are Damon Braces Right For You?

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Are you looking into braces to straighten your wonky teeth, close a gappy smile or correct a jaw problem? Whatever the scenario, our expert orthodontists can help. Based here in Stockport, we work hard to create functional smiles with an attractive aesthetic, so you can feel comfortable and confident whether you’re smiling, laughing, eating or… Continue reading >>

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Foods That Stain Clear Braces

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We like clear braces exactly the way they are – clear. Luckily, there are lots of ways you can help keep them the way they were designed while ensuring your treatment stays discreet. In this post, our top dentists – serving Stockport, Manchester and beyond – share a few suggestions and ensure your clear braces,… Continue reading >>

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Can You Smoke With Invisalign?

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We often blog about our Invisalign treatment, which we offer here at our orthodontists near Stockport, Manchester. But, many people are still none the wiser about some of the practicalities of wearing these clear braces. We’re hoping to clear that up in today’s post. What are Invisalign braces? First of all, we’ll give a quick… Continue reading >>

Categories: Braces, Clear Braces, Invisalign.

Braces: What Options Are There?

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When it comes to straightening teeth, most people will automatically think of fixed metal braces – without realising there are different types of brace with their advantages and disadvantages. Here at Heaton Mersey, your local Stockport and Manchester Orthodontist, we have various braces available to give you a straighter smile on your terms. In this… Continue reading >>

Categories: Braces, Damon Braces, Invisalign, Orthodontics, Our Practice, Six Month Smiles.

What to expect when your braces come off

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The day is here, the day your braces are removed! Teenagers and adults look forwards to this day like no other because it signifies a new chapter for your smile. It’s ready to be unveiled to the world sans the metal and brackets. How exciting! Here’s what to expect when you have your braces removed… Continue reading >>

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What you need to know about NHS Braces

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Orthodontic treatment for your teenager can help them in their career prospects and give them more confidence when it comes to dating. Did you know that it’s entirely possible to get braces on the NHS? You simply need a referral. Here at the Heaton Mersey dental centre, we accept referrals from Greater Manchester’s referral system… Continue reading >>

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How to brush your teeth with braces

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There are lot of reasons why people delay getting braces, but one of the reasons you might be delaying is because you’ve heard it’s hard to keep your teeth clean. Brackets are bonded to the teeth safely during the fitting process, with a wire threaded through them to cause the tension required to shift your… Continue reading >>

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How braces have changed through history

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Braces, like all good dental and medical technologies, have stood the test of time as a result of continual development and betterment. Even modern dentistry has taken them further than their initial foothold in metal lingual braces, but they weren’t always this advanced either. You might be surprised by the materials and methods used during… Continue reading >>

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