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Some Questions and Answers Regarding Incognito Braces

Incognito Braces
Incognito Braces

Q: Would that treatment plan be as effective using braces behind the teeth as conventional braces?

A: Custom made brackets are more efficient than standard stock brackets that are mass produced for the “average” person.  The standard prescription in the stock bracket is not ideal for any individual.  It is produced to be as close to the correct prescription for the greatest number of patients and thereby is correct for no single individual. Theoretically, custom lingual is more efficient especially in terms of treatment time and precision. The literature show this and I have noticed a difference clinically; that being said it is possible to get an excellent result with either product.Read more on Some Questions and Answers Regarding Incognito Braces…

We are heading to San Francisco for the 2015 annual AAO meeting

115th annual session of the AAO
115th annual session of the AAO

The American Association of orthodontists are holding their annual meeting in San Francisco May 15th through the 19th and our office will be there.  We will be attending lectures and working to stay on the cutting edge of orthodontic technology as well as having a little fun!  We will also be attending the ALOA, American Lingual Orthodontic Read more on We are heading to San Francisco for the 2015 annual AAO meeting…

Seattle Insiders Guide to Incognito Braces Behind the Teeth

PNGThis patient displayed a dental Class II malocclusion and required extractions of her upper first premolars in order to retract her front teeth.  Photographs are obtained before treatment and after treatment. 
A few commonly asked questions are addressed below and for more information check out, 

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Tour our new office remodel

We are almost done with our office remodel.  We are almost done with our office remodel. We have expanded the office, moved our Kodak 9000C3D into a dedicated space, added a new sterilization facility and updated our lab space and the lab and mechanical equipment. Read more on Tour our new office remodel…