It’s tempting to talk about orthodontics in aesthetic terms – after all, what you notice when you look in the mirror is that your teeth look straighter and therefore your smile is more conventionally attractive. What you may not realise is just how important orthodontics can be in terms of tackling long-term health problems.
Although mild to moderate alignment problems may not be associated with significant health concerns, having even just one or two crooked teeth can really affect your self-confidence. Subtle straightening solutions Invisalign is an ‘invisible’ orthodontic solution that is particularly effective for subtle straightening and tackling minor crowding or spacing problems.
Heaton Mersey Orthodontic are proud to announce that they were nominated for four treatments for the Aesthetic Dentistry Awards 2014. Dr Bhatti won a Highly Commended award for an Invisalign treatment. The awards recognise clinical excellence with nominees coming from all over the UK.
If you have crooked teeth or a specific problem such as an overbite, crowding or impacted teeth, you may be wondering whether traditional braces or clear braces/aligners would be the best solution. We would always advise you to talk to an experienced orthodontist at a practice like Heaton Mersey Orthodontics before spending too much time… Continue reading >>
Many of us pass up the opportunity of braces in our self-conscious teenage years only to regret that decision as we grow older. If you’re self-conscious about your smile and are considering what orthodontic options might be open to you, this blog explains the different types of braces currently available.
Dentistry is evolving all the time, and never more so than in the area of adult orthodontics. At Heaton Mersey Orthodontics in Manchester, we are seeing adult patients of all ages and backgrounds achieve a straight smile for the first time since they lost their milk teeth. It’s never too late.
The launch of the all-new Heaton Mersey Orthodontics website marks a new chapter for the practice. Don’t worry, we’re staying true to the ethos our patients know and trust. We are as committed as ever to helping patients smile with confidence, and to providing an environment where the emphasis is on your comfort and wellbeing…. Continue reading >>