This information will help you understand
the trade-offs between the various treatment options. Dr.
Randolph will discuss which options are most appropriate for
Treatment Options include:
Traditional Braces: Use brackets,
high-tech wires, and elastomeric or metal ties.
Braces: Use the Damon System of metal brackets that
have metal doors. Dr. Randolph uses them in conjunction
with super-elastic high-tech wires.
Damon Clear™: These crystal-clear, high-tech braces are fabricated out of a strong polycrystalline material that does not stain or discolor. The door, which is made out of the same material, covers the wire making it less conspicuous.
These brackets have a metal door, but the balance of the bracket is tooth colored. The D3 uses the Damon System and high-tech wires.
Ice™: Clear ceramic bracket. They can be used with high-tech