The first thing that springs to mind when we think of braces is great teeth straightening, which is true in itself! Braces can provide you with the straighter smiles you’ve always dreamed. However, did you know that there are so many health benefits to braces that stretch far beyond your cosmetic appearance?
Your smile is the first thing a new person notices when they first meet you. In fact, 48% of us think a smile is the most memorable feature after we meet someone and are more likely to remember it after just one meeting.
The NHS website reported that there were 200,000 people wearing braces in the UK last year. There are also reportedly 4 million people wearing braces in the USA. Do you think all of these people are wearing braces simply to make their teeth a bit straighter and their smiles more attractive, or could there be… Continue reading >>
Getting your teeth straightened in Stockport has never been easier, but do you know which braces are going to best suit your lifestyle preferences? Here at our Manchester practice we offer a range of orthodontic options.
The National Health Executive has reported that healthcare services in the city of Manchester are improving, but there’s still a lot to do. When it comes to your teeth, you can help yourself by making sure you visit a dentist regularly. Did you know that a National Smile Month survey revealed that a quarter of… Continue reading >>
Invisalign braces have just announced that 5 million people worldwide have now been treated by the Invisalign brand. Financial investors in Align technology; the technology behind Invisalign, are reaping huge rewards. There’s a particularly high teen demand for these discreet braces because they’re such a hugely effective tooth straightening tool, plus they’re nearly invisible! We’re… Continue reading >>
It doesn’t matter how sexy the advertisers tell you braces are, or which Hollywood star swears by their benefits, the fact remains that braces (even discreet ones) are designed to serve a purpose. Braces are for teeth straightening, not for heightening your appearance! Following treatment, your smile will inevitably be more attractive and you’ll have… Continue reading >>
Numerous studies have discovered that straighter teeth are healthier teeth, which makes them less prone to tooth decay. Tooth decay occurs when food deposits are left on teeth after a snack or a meal and are not brushed away. If you have experienced tooth decay it might not be because you haven’t been brushing your… Continue reading >>
Leading psychology magazine, Psychology Today, published an article that claims the dramatic neural growth experienced by a teenage brain has a knock-on effect in behaviour. The part of the brain which controls self-evaluation is heavily affected, which is one of the reasons why teenagers appear to be so obsessed with their looks. Hormone changes, bringing pimples,… Continue reading >>
Generally speaking there are 3 reasons why people actively seek an orthodontist in Manchester. The most popular reason is because their teeth, or the teeth of the children, have always been out of alignment. Perhaps your teeth have never been straight and it’s always bothered you, to the point of affecting the frequency with which… Continue reading >>