- Traditional braces — a rchwires are affixed to small brackets that are bonded to the teeth. Today’s brackets are smaller and move teeth more quickly than in the past.
- ClearCorrect — a series of clear aligners are worn for two weeks at a time and are virtually invisible. Clear aligners are ideal for minimally crowded and rotated teeth.
- Inman Aligner — a removable appliance consisting of a spring assembly that provides light forces to each side of the arch, gently straightening the teeth.
Modern Orthodontic Options
A beautiful smile is a social asset as well as a sign of good health. Teeth that are properly positioned are easier to clean and therefore, maintain for a lifetime. At our Waynesville, NC office, Michael D. Gillespie, DDS offers several modes of orthodontic treatment to straighten teeth for children and adults alike.