Cooney & Tyner Orthodontics

Phase 1 Braces Treatment Steps

Patients beginning their first braces treatment means that they are on the path to receiving a perfect smile! Read about the Phase 1 Braces treatment steps you can expect from our board certified orthodontists at Cooney & Tyner Orthodontics:

Step 1: 3D digital imaging of your teeth.

Orthodontic Treatment Step: 3D Imagining

Step 2: Top braces are placed. You will then be seen every few months for braces adjustments until the desired tooth and bite position is acquired.

Placement of Top Braces

Step 3: Removal of all brackets and placement of upper clear plastic retainer.

placement of upper clear plastic retainer

Step 4: The patient is then placed on our tracking program where we will evaluate every few months the progress of tooth eruption. Once all the permanent teeth have erupted, the patient will be evaluated for their second phase of treatment.

Patient Placement on Tracking Program

Have questions about the best orthodontic treatment for you? Contact our experienced orthodontic team via phone / email or schedule a complimentary consultation today!

We provide the highest quality orthodontic care to Albany's Capital Region from two convenient locations in Troy & Ballston Lake, New York. We are the Top Invisalign Orthodontist in the area.

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