If you were alive in the 1980’s or 90’s, then you probably remember just how heavy, cumbersome, and uncomfortable metal braces could look. This was also the age of massive and incredibly awkward headgear. Until lighter and more innovative orthodontic treatments were introduced, getting fitted with and wearing this equipment was like serving a fairly […]
How the Carriere Distalizer Works
Correcting an overbite is one problem that has challenged orthodontics for many years. A few years ago, wearing headgear was the only treatment option for an overbite. The Carriere Distalizer is an innovation that solves the problem of misaligned teeth. Excess teeth make correcting an overbite difficult, but the Carriere Distalizer negates the need for […]
Consider a Carriere Distalizer Treatment for Overbites
The Carriere Distalizer was created to replace bulky headgear and is used to correct overbites in patients. It is used before braces are put on the front teeth to finish correcting the overbite. An overbite occurs when the jaws or teeth are not properly aligned, causing the upper front teeth to cover the lower teeth. […]
What is a Carriere Distalizer?
A Carriere Distalizer is an appliance that is attached to the teeth for orthodontic treatment. It is used to gradually shift the teeth into the proper position to correct a misaligned bite. Most often, orthodontists will use this appliance as part of an orthodontic treatment plan before braces are attached to a patient’s teeth. When […]
Why Use a Carriere Distalizer?
The importance of having an attractive smile cannot be overstated. When a person has an unattractive smile, it can make them less confident. The lack of confidence can also affect their business opportunities and personal relationships. On the other hand, when someone has a great smile, a certain confidence exudes, allowing them to take on […]
How Does a Carriere Distalizer Work?
The power of an attractive smile cannot be overstated. If a person has an attractive smile, their personal and professional life is greatly improved. This is because, for better or for worse, we make decisions about other people based on their smile. If a person has a smile that is crooked, missing teeth or misaligned, […]
How Effective Does Carriere Distalizer and How It Works?
The Carriere Distalizer is an orthodontic device designed to correct a bite. Its effects are akin to those of orthodontic headgear, and it pushes teeth back in their correct place. It is used when teeth have erupted the wrong way. It is most commonly used to correct overbites, but can be used to correct […]
What is a Carriere Distalizer
If you or your child is entering the world of orthodontic treatment, you are going to hear a lot of terms tossed around by your orthodontist. Questions are sure to arise as you learn more about your treatment plan, the length of treatment, and all of the options that you have at your disposal. Times […]