Lingual Braces in Plantation & Pembroke Pines, FL
Lingual refers to the tongue or something tongue-like. Lingual braces are a unique orthodontic treatment that gets fixed on the interior surface of teeth (tongue side) instead of the front like traditional braces. Therefore, lingual braces in Plantation are virtually invisible eliminating the concern that many adult patients have of wearing unsightly brackets. Dr. Milan Khakhria likes to use lingual braces in Pembroke Pines and Plantation on patients who want the discreet correction of Invisalign but are not candidates for that treatment. Only you and your orthodontist in Plantation, FL will know you are wearing braces.
About Lingual Braces
Two commonly used types of lingual braces are MTM No Trace and digitally customized, Harmony braces. These systems utilize small brackets that are easy to bond. These hidden lingual braces are fixed behind the six upper or lower teeth. Typically, the application only takes about 30 minutes. Lingual braces in Plantation, FL provide a simple and predictable orthodontic treatment that can achieve the desired results in as little as 12–24 weeks.
Lingual Braces in Plantation and Pembroke Pines, FL
There are additional advantages to choosing lingual braces in Plantation, FL. Patients prefer the greater comfort of wear, lack of ties and discreet placement of the brackets. Compared to traditional metal braces, lingual braces are virtually invisible and tend to provide more reliable results. An added perk, patients spend less time visiting their orthodontist for adjustments because it is a faster procedure without any elastic ties.
Straighten your teeth with the latest in dental technology. Improve the look of your smile with this quick and effective, discreet orthodontic solution.
Dr. Milan Khakhria
Our orthodontist, Dr. Milan Khakhria (pronounced Ka-kria), was born and raised in Kenya, hence the safari theme of his office. At the age of 16, he went to England to complete his Dental degree from the University of Manchester Dental School. Before entering private practice in London, Dr. Khakhria also completed a one-year General Practice Residency. During this time in London, he met and married his lovely wife, Priti.