What are Damon Braces?
The Damon system of braces uses a new method for straightening teeth. They are called self-ligating braces. They are fixed braces that do not use elastic bands to secure the wire woven through brackets like conventional braces. They use a metal clip or a door to secure the wire. The clip or door uses a sliding mechanism to open and close and keep the wire secure. The number of orthodontic appointments are fewer and the length of time to adjust Damon braces is shorter. They straighten teeth faster. It takes about one hour to fit Damon braces for patients. Patient of all ages can wear Damon braces and they offer metal and clear brackets.
How long should I wear Damon Braces?
Damon braces take six months to two years to straighten teeth.
Is fitting Damon Braces painful?
Fitting Damon braces is not painful. Patients will feel uncomfortable for a few days or a week till they get used to wearing Damon braces. The braces are low friction appliances and the pressure exerted is not uncomfortable.
What care is required after fitting Damon Braces?
Patients should follow the diet prescribed by the dentist after fitting Damon braces. They should not eat hard or chewy food. They should follow proper dental hygiene and brush and floss their teeth correctly. Patients should use a fluoride toothpaste and mouth rinse while wearing Damon braces.
Why visit Metro Manila?
Why is Metro Manila a popular tourist destination?
Metro Manila is the national capital area of the Philippines. It consists of the capital city Manila, 10 satellite cities and 5 towns. Most of the major historical sites, museums, leisure facilities and shopping centres in the Philippines are located here. The region also has a vibrant nightlife and eateries selling the best Filipino and western cuisine. Tourists have a wide choice of accommodation types with hotels and motels to fit every budget and houses, condominiums and apartments for rent.
Why is Metro Manila a popular international medical tourism destination?
Metro Manila has excellent, well-equipped hospitals and healthcare centres that are accredited by the Philippines Department of Health and internationally accredited by the JCI and the ISO. They are equipped on a par with hospitals in the west and offer high quality, yet low cost medical and dental services for overseas patients. Most healthcare facilities in Metro Manila have medical staff who speak English and who have trained in the west. They also offer attractive medical tourism packages for patients, combining treatment and a holiday.
How does a medical tourist get to Metro Manila from the airport?
There are two major international airports in Metro Manila, the Ninoy Aquino International Airport and the Clark International Airport. Taxis, buses and the Filipino public transportation vehicles called Jeepneys are available at the airports to take visitors to their destinations in Metro Manila. Some hospitals and clinics arrange airport pickup and drop off services for patients.
What are the visa requirements for medical tourists to the Philippines?
There are no specific medical tourism visas required for patients. Patients with valid passports and return tickets from the UK, USA, Canada, Australia, Kuwait and a few other countries do not require a Visa for staying in the Philippines for up to 21 days. Patients can get details of visa requirements by visiting the website: www.immigration.gov.ph
We have all the information you need about public and private dental clinics that provide damon™ braces in Metro Manila. Compare all the dentists and contact the damon™ braces clinic in Metro Manila that's right for you.
Damon™ Braces prices from ₱69772 - Enquire for a fast quote ★ Choose from 16 Damon™ Braces Clinics in Metro Manila with 72 verified patient reviews.