Lingual braces are very similar to convention fixed braes, except they are placed on the tongue side of the teeth, meaning they are completely invisible. They can only be felt by the tongue of the patient wearing them inside his/her mouth and give the same desired result as conventional ceramic braces.
Benefits of Lingual Braces
- Completely invisible- as the appliances are on the inside aspect of the teeth, they are completely invisible.
- Effective- As these have a similar mechanism to convention braces, they are just as effective at moving and aligning teeth.
- Predicable- This form of treatment is very predictable as to the outcome which is expected