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What are braces?

Braces are dental devices used to align teeth correctly so that patients get beautiful smiles, comfortable bites and clear speech. The dental speciality that covers braces is called orthodontics.

What types of braces are available?

Braces are structural or cosmetic. Structural braces are fitted for children while cosmetic braces are placed for adults and adolescents. Braces may be fixed or removable. Structural or traditional braces are made of stainless steel. Cosmetic braces are made of clear ceramic material or clear plastic. Some braces are self-ligating, that is, they use a slide mechanism rather than elastic bands to connect to the dental archwire. Lingual braces are metal braces placed on the inner surface of teeth. This type of brace is not visible and are preferred by patients requiring cosmetic braces.

How long do you have to wear braces for?

The length of orthodontic treatment depends on the needs and orthodontic problems of each individual patient. Treatments for adults may take a longer time. On average, patients need to wear braces for about 2 years and then they need to wear a retainer to maintain the corrected position of teeth. For some adults treatment may take about 3 years.

How are braces installed on teeth?

For fixed braces, the orthodontist dries the teeth and places glue or bonding cement on the braces. The braces are placed on teeth and a UV light is shone on them to cure the glue or cement. For removable braces, an impression of the teeth is taken and a technician makes the removable brace consisting of a plastic plate and wires. The brace is then fitted on teeth.

How do braces work on teeth?

Braces exert a steady pressure on teeth. The pressure is periodically adjusted as needed by the orthodontist. Eventually the pressure exerted by braces corrects the alignment of teeth.

Do braces hurt?

Braces are uncomfortable when first placed on teeth. Patients experience soreness and need to get used to the pressure exerted on the teeth by braces. Patients normally get used to braces within a month.

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Outstanding
from 152 users
9.1
Castle Orthodontics Carlow - Dr Brian HaltonFeatured

Castle Orthodontics Carlow

(059) 910 8039 Castle Orthodontics, Kilfane House, Kilkenny Road
4.9 from 63 verified reviews
Right from the outset we were kept well informed at every stage of the processTricia, Ireland, 18 08 20

Delighted with my daughter’s treatment at Castle Orthodontics. Right from the outset we were kept well informed at every stage of the process. The entire team were so professional and very friendly and we were always greeted with a smile. Braces came off today and the result is superb. A massive Thank you to Dr Brian Halton and his entire team.

Braces €1200 - €4800
Our orthodontic treatments for adults, teenagers and children are aimed at perfecting your smile using conventional and invisible braces.
Orthodontist Consultation free
Invisalign™ from €2400
10 more treatments
ServiceScore
Good
from 53 users
6.3
Carlow Dental Clinic - Dental Clinic in Ireland

Carlow Dental Clinic

Montgomery House, 33 Athy Road, Carlow
5.0 from 2 verified reviews
Brilliant with the kidsMarguerite, Ireland, 16 04 16

Brought kids in for checkup, I've had fillings and extractions there. Everything is explained to you on easy terms, they tell you what you need to do. Pain free, quick procedures, not like dentists from years ago. Absolutely brillliant. Great staff If you are a nervous patient, and they make you feel relaxed! Brilliant with the kids as well, my kids didn't mind going to the dentist when I first took them to John. He doesn't lecture you or talk down to you or anything like a lot of dentists do.

Braces  
Mouth Guard  
ServiceScore
Good
from 35 users
6.6
Pembroke Dental Clinic - Dental Clinic in Ireland

Pembroke Dental Clinic

Pembroke, Carlow
Private, PRSI and medical card patients are treated at this dental clinic located near the Post Office in Carlow. A comprehensive spectrum of treatments are provided at the clinic. The services of a hygienist, routine dental examinations and cleaning, silver and white fillings, crowns, veneers, implants, dentures, root canal treatments, simple extractions, in surgery and take home tooth whitening are offered at the clinic. The staff assist patients with insurance claims and tax relief. Dentists at the clinic use the latest dental techniques in modern well equipped surgeries.
Braces  
Six Month Smiles™
Six Month Smiles™ from €1950
Upper OR Lower arch
Six Month Smiles™ from €2450
Upper and Lower arches
1 more treatment

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ServiceScore
Very Good
from 57 users
7.3
Dean Street Dental - Dental Clinic in Ireland

Dean Street Dental

3 Priory Square, Dean Street, Kilkenny
4.8 from 11 verified reviews
Friendly, family dentistry in a relaxed and comfortable environment in the heart of Kilkenny. Sedation available for nervous patients.
Braces  
Invisalign  
Clear Braces  
3 more treatments
ServiceScore
Good
from 14 users
6.1
Ormond Orthodontics - Dental Clinic in Ireland

Ormond Orthodontics

Kylemore Clinic, Freshford Road, Kilkenny, nil
Specialist dental services to transform the dental and oral health of patients of all ages and improve their smiles are offered at this dental clinic located at Freshford Road in Kilkenny, Ireland. The orthodontist at the clinic also serves patients at his satellite orthodontics clinic located at Thurles in County Tipperary. The friendly and professional team strive to create an environment where patients find visits a pleasant experience. Services provided include examinations and the services of hygienists, specialist paediatric dentistry, child and adult orthodontics, cosmetic dentistry and implant dentistry for patients with teeth missing.
Braces  
Orthodontist Consultation  
Invisalign™  
9 more treatments
ServiceScore
Good
from 70 users
6.3
Dr James McDermott - Dental Clinic in Ireland

Dr James McDermott

Airfield Medical Park, Granges Rd, Kilkenny
5.0 from 2 verified reviews
Very professional and understaningLisa, Ireland, 01 02 17

Extraction of a very bad cavitated tooth. Dr McDermott was excellent. Very professional and understaning he put me at ease as i was in alot of pain and very nervous when i arrived.Dr McDermott extracted the tooth and in no time i was like a new person.

Braces  
Orthodontist Consultation  
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