About Dental Braces in Kolkata

Dental braces are a kind of orthodontic treatment used to fix teeth that are congested, bend, protrude, out of alignment or have an abnormal gap. By relocating the teeth into the perfect place, braces assist in creating a more beautiful and healthy smile for both children and adults. They are usually used to repair underbites, malocclusion, overbites, crossbites, open bites, deep bites, crooked teeth, and various other defects of the teeth and jaw.

Dental Braces exercise constant pressure above your teeth with the aid of Dental Brackets and orthodontic wires. The bone is remodelled because of the continuous pressure applied by those components of dental braces that help to bring the teeth in an aligned manner.

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About Dental Braces in Kolkata

Types of Dental Braces we offer

Most patients are accustomed to braces, a system of brackets and wires fixed to align teeth. However, you may not be informed of the most advanced technologies and methods that make braces more efficient and comfortable than ever. Today, brackets are smaller and more prominent than ever before, and they can be created from a collection of various materials, from clear plastic to colourful ceramic.

They can be used to repair mild misalignments and more serious issues such as overbites, underbites, and crossbites. We have different types of Dental Braces available.

  • Metal Dental Braces.
  • Ceramic Dental Braces.
  • Lingual Dental Braces.
  • Self-ligating Dental Braces.
  • Invisible Dental Braces.
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Types of Dental Braces we offer

What is the Average Cost of Dental Braces in Kolkata?

The cost of basic metal dental braces starts from Rs 35000 onwards. It usually depends upon the quality of dental braces the patient would like to go for as per his/her budget. The Invisible Dental Braces cost might range between Rs 1,50,000 to RS 3,50,000.

How long do we have to wear Dental Braces?

Dental Braces have to be used for approximately 1-3 years. In the case of Children, a Dentist starts with expansion appliances at an early age, and we can solve all other developmental abnormality with irregular teeth. For children, the dental braces treatment starts from 8-10 year onwards.

Invisible Dental Braces in Kolkata

The advent of Invisible Dental Braces has upgraded the Modern era of Dental Braces. Patients who had been particularly scared of the typical visible Metal Dental Braces have nothing to flaunt with these invisible dental braces. The invisible dental braces – Invisalign dental braces have step-by-step sets or a series of plastic aligners that align your teeth properly.

The type of dental conditions that Invisalign dental braces can treat are gaps between teeth, open bite, overbite, underbite, and crossbite problems. Even our dentists can handle relapsed cases with the help of those dental braces. But, we cannot treat major deformity of the jaws without any surgical intervention.

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Invisible Dental Braces in Kolkata

Steps involved in the fabrication of Invisible Dental Braces.

A dental impression with the help of Alginate or Silicon impression material is made and then sent to the Invisalign dental braces laboratory, where it is scanned with the help of 3D Scanners. Then, with the help of CAD-CAM [ Computer-aided Designing & Computer-Aided milling) A series of aligner tray consisting of Thermoplastic material is fabricated and sent across to the patients. Those aligners have to be worn regularly as per the dentist's advice or the orthodontist, and a close watch has to be maintained. Presently optical impressions are used to send the data for manufacturing the invisible dental braces instantly.

The Invisalign Dental Braces are delivered within four weeks, and the patient has to wear those invisible dental braces for atleast 17-20 hours a day. The patient has to maintain proper oral hygiene by properly brushing the teeth. These dental braces have to be changed after the dentist's instructions or the orthodontist after thoroughly checking the progress.

The Price of Invisible Dental Braces or Invisalign Dental Braces in Kolkata may vary from 50,000 onwards to 5,00,000 INR. The time factor and price of Invisalign dental braces depends upon the difficulty of the misaligned teeth. Before starting with the Invisalign dental braces treatment, a thorough dental examination of all the crooked teeth with X-ray investigations like OPG-Orthopantogram, Lateral Ceph & sometimes even Dental CBCT scans are needed. Dentists have to examine all the X-rays and investigations before commencing with the dental braces treatment.


How long do I need to wear the Dental Braces?

Each patient case is different, and thus we cannot quote a fixed duration, but in general, patients require to wear braces for around 12-30 months, depending on the kind of orthodontic problem the patient is suffering.

Do I need to brush my teeth more frequently if I have braces?

Yes, you do need to maintain proper oral hygiene. Patients should brush their teeth at least four times every day, including cleaning after every meal and before going to bed. We will also describe how to floss your teeth with braces and may also prescribe a special fluoride if required.

Do braces hurt?

You should not feel bodily pain while wearing braces. If you do, contact your dentist right away. When you first get your braces on, and after adjustments, your teeth can feel a slight sensitivity. This mild ache is efficiently managed with over-the-counter pain relievers, and the ache goes away in a few days.

How do I take care of my braces?

As always, it's very important to maintain good oral hygiene by brushing and cleaning after every meal. You should avoid hard and sticky foods since they can harm your braces. Make sure to visit for all your orthodontic appointments and comprehend the instructions and advice given by your dentist.

How can braces affect your facial structure?

Orthodontic irregularities such as overcrowding, malocclusion, and misalignment, can adversely affect the structure of your face, making your lips swell unnaturally, restricting your lips from joining, or making your chin and cheeks look weak and capsized.

What are the alternatives to metal braces?

Metal braces are still one of the most famous options for those who want to cure crooked teeth. It is a process that we know serves well for even very complicated cases. Some alternatives for those who do not think that metal braces are the best option for their needs, such as ceramic and even plastic braces, use the same general system as metal braces to straighten teeth. Perhaps the best alternative to metal braces is an appliance like Invisalign that is a plastic retainer and removable.

Do braces do anything other than cosmetic benefits?

Many people falsely assume that braces are merely cosmetic treatment. Alongside giving you a confident smile, there are lots of health-related reasons to get braces. Aligning your teeth can make it much convenient to keep your mouth clean and healthy. It will also eliminate many of the issues that can make chewing painful or cause long-term pain in the jaw. You'll see fewer cavities and will overall make you more satisfied with the look of the teeth.

How frequently do I need to come in for appointments when I have braces?

You should visit your orthodontist at regular intervals. The ideal gap between each visit should be four to eight weeks so that the dentist can check your braces and make the required adjustments. The time duration required in these appointments varies from 20-40 minutes in each visit.

What happens when I take braces off?How much dental braces cost in India?

Our dentists use special tools to loosen and remove the wires and brackets carefully. Following, he removes the glue and polishes your tooth to flaunt a bright and beautiful smile. You can now see your restored teeth to look more beautiful.

How much dental braces cost in India?

Depending on the type of dental braces you chose, ranging from metal dental braces, ceramic dental braces to inviable dental braces, the price varies immensely. In our clinic, the price begins from around INR 25,000 to INR 30,000.

Can an adult opt for dental braces?

No, in fact, most of the patients that visit us for dental braces are adults. As per a study, around 25% of all orthodontic patients are adults. So, you can visit us for braces at any age and improve your health, happiness and self-esteem.