Types of Braces


metal_color.pngMetal braces are the most common type. They are made of high-grade stainless steel. Today's metal braces are smaller, more comfortable and more attractive.

Empower® Clear

clear.pngEmpower Clear is a series of self-ligating braces from American Orthodontics. The braces are made from durable ceramic material that blends in well with the teeth. The archwire is held in place by high-performance self-ligating clips, which makes wire adjustments easier and quicker. Empower Clear delivers exceptional treatment results.


invisalign.pngThe Invisalign® System is a series of clear overlay templates called aligners that have been generated by computer simulation to gradually move the teeth. This system is available to adult patients with certain orthodontic bite problems. Ask us if you are a candidate for the Invisalign system.

Invisalign® Teen

invisalign.pngInvisalign Teen is the ideal solution for teenagers wanting to perfect their smile with confidence. This system uses a series of clear removable aligners with a blue dot wear indicator crafted into them so your teen knows how often to change them. Patients can still eat and drink what they want and brush and floss normally. This revolutionary system is designed specifically for teenagers and their busy lifestyles.