Metal braces - tried and true
Traditional fixed metal braces are still the most common orthodontic appliance fitted by orthodontists in the UK. They achieve a high degree of control over the final positioning of the teeth and provide a tried and tested route towards enjoying confidence-boosting results.ntrol over the final positioning of the teeth and provide a tried and tested route towards enjoying confidence-boosting results.
Fixed metal braces are glued to the surface of your teeth. They are designed to stay there throughout your treatment and guide the movement of your teeth, gently but firmly, into their optimal position. The braces are linked together by a thin wire, known as an archwire, which guides the teeth into alignment with the help of gentle pressure from elastic ties. You can opt for silver elastics to match your brackets, or choose from a wide selection of vibrant colors to fit your personality.