Dental Braces

Braces are appliances that straighten and correct jaws and teeth. They are made up of bands, ligatures, brackets, archwires, and occasionally springs or elastics. Teeth are gradually moved into the proper positions. The average length of a course of treatment is one to three years. While wearing braces, maintaining good oral hygiene is essential, and frequent trips to the dentist are required.

Most individuals think there is only one type when it comes to orthodontic devices. There are numerous variants, each with a unique set of characteristics and aesthetics, though. At Hollywood Smile Dental Clinic, we are providing metal/ceramic braces.

The different types of braces:

  • Metal_Braces
  • Ceramic_Braces


Most people instinctively conjure up this image when they hear the word braces. The brackets and wires of these types of braces are frequently composed of premium stainless steel.

Since they are placed in front of the teeth, This is the most popular solution for teeth alignment. Because the wires need to be tightened every 4-6 weeks, metal braces require a lot of time in the orthodontist’s chair.


These resemble metal braces almost identically. Except for their appearance, they are the same size and function as metal.

Instead of using metal braces, ceramic use tooth- or enamel-colored ones to help them blend in. Like their metal counterparts, ceramics are attached to the front of the teeth and require tightening every 4-6 weeks.

Reasons to Get Braces

There are several reasons why someone might need to get braces:

Crooked_teeth: Your smile may look different if your teeth are totally misaligned, and it may be challenging to properly clean your teeth.

Overbite:  Overbite occurs when your upper teeth protrude too much over your lower teeth. These issues can cause jaw pain and make it difficult to chew.

Crossbite: When one or more teeth on one side of the mouth are closer to the cheek or tongue than the opposing teeth, this condition is known as a crossbite. Bone loss, gum disease, and tooth wear could all result from this.

Crowding: Your teeth may overlap or twist when there is not enough room in the jaw for all of them, which can be uncomfortable and make cleaning difficult.

Gap teeth:  Too much space between teeth can cause gum disease and a less-than-desirable appearance.

Jaw misalignment: Incorrect upper-lower jaw alignment can cause jaw pain, difficulties chewing, and problems with speaking.

These dental problems can be resolved with braces, which can also enhance your appearance and make it simpler to maintain good oral health.

Process of Getting Braces

Getting braces typically entails the following steps:

Initial consultation: An initial consultation will take place. Your teeth will be examined, x-rays and impressions taken, and your treatment choices will be discussed.

Treatment planning: Your specific demands will be taken into account and treatment strategy is planned. This will entail figuring out the length of treatment, and the price.

Braces placement: Before attaching the brackets, the dentist will clean your teeth and coat the brackets with glue. Elastics or other accessories are then placed to the brackets, along with an archwire, to impart pressure to the teeth.

Adjustments: Every few weeks, you’ll need to go to the dentist for modifications. To make sure that your teeth are moving in accordance with the treatment plan, the dentist will tighten the archwire or change the elastics during these appointments.

Oral hygiene: Keeping up a strong dental hygiene routine is crucial while receiving treatment. This include flossing every day, brushing your teeth frequently, and using mouthwash as instructed.

Removal of braces: The braces will be taken off once your teeth have progressed into the desired position. To keep your teeth from changing back to their original positions you might need to wear a retainer for a while.

Depending on the severity of your dental difficulties and the type you select, the length of your treatment may vary. The length of treatment might range from 18 months to two years on average.

Eating with Braces

Eating with braces can be difficult, it’s crucial to stay away from certain foods that might harm them or make them uncomfortable. Here are some recommendations for foods to eat:

Foods to avoid:
Foods and beverages that are hard, sticky, chewy, crunchy, and sweet.

Foods to eat:
Water, fruits, vegetables, dairy products, foods high in protein, and soft foods.

You may assist ensure that your braces stay in good shape and that your treatment goes well by heeding these suggestions and avoiding specific foods.

Treatment Alternatives

The majority of decisions about braces for kids and teenagers are made by their parents, but as an adult, you have complete authority over every aspect of your orthodontic treatment.

Thanks to advancements in treatment alternatives, including metal braces, Invisalign, lingual braces, and more, there are a variety of choices available for those who desire more control over their appearance and treatment time.

Your options for orthodontic treatment include:

Metal  Braces

Ceramic braces

Self- Ligating braces

Clear aligners or Invisalign

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When combined with proper care, braces help address dental issues and lower the risk of cavities, gum disease, expensive procedures like tooth extraction, and the requirement for a future prosthesis.

Your teeth may erode due to certain teeth problems. This wear might result in chipping, cracking, or even total loss, which will ultimately cost you more money. It is simple to understand how braces could end up saving you money over time. Following treatment, the dentist advises wearing a retainer.

There is no need to look further if you require braces because you are already in the proper place. You can get help from Hollywood Smile Dental Clinic. Get braces from a highly skilled, experienced staff for only 699 AED. Get a free consultation by scheduling your appointment right away.

Braces Installation Up & Down

(Offer Valid until 31st October 2023)
700 AED



Small brackets that are affixed to your teeth and joined by a wire or rubber bands make up braces. Regular clinic visits are required to adjust the braces that gradually move your teeth and jaw.

Braces Adjustment Up & Down

100 AED


Braces Adjustment Up or Down

75 AED



Regular check-ups with your dentist for adjustments will be a crucial component of your therapy if you are using braces to straighten your smile.

Braces Removal Up & Down

With Retainer

300 AED


Proper Care & Maintenance of Braces

For braces to work effectively and for your teeth and gums to stay healthy throughout treatment, adequate care and maintenance are crucial. Here are some pointers for maintaining your braces:

Brush regularly: It’s crucial to use fluoride toothpaste and a soft-bristled toothbrush to brush your teeth and braces at least twice a day. Circular brushing is best, with special focus on the bracket and wire locations.

Avoid hard and sticky foods: Avoiding hard and sticky foods will help prevent damage to your braces. This includes ice, nuts, hard candy, popcorn, and chewing gum.

Wear a mouthguard: Wear a mouthguard while participating in sports or other physical activities to prevent damage to your braces.

Attend all appointments: To make sure that your braces are working effectively and that your teeth are moving in accordance with the treatment plan, it is imperative that you visit your dentist on a regular basis.

Keep braces clean: To clean your braces and the area surrounding the brackets and wires, use a water pik or another oral irrigator.

You can assist guarantee that your braces work effectively and that your teeth and gums stay healthy throughout treatment by paying attention to these suggestions.

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