Transparent Orthodontics

transparent orthodontics


Although traditional metal braces do a fine job, there are many disadvantages to having them in your mouth for such a long time. One of the main disadvantages of metallic braces is their appearance. This disadvantage keeps many people away from getting the orthodontic treatment they need. 

However, advances in dental sciences have led to the advent of transparent orthodontic in Wilmington. Now, patients at Wilmington Orthodontic Center can get the perfectly straight smile they desire without going through the trouble that comes with traditional metal braces. 


Dr.Pancko, a board-certified orthodontist at Wilmington Orthodontic Center, provides transparent orthodontic treatment options to her patients apprehensive about metal braces or who cannot opt for them.


Invisalign is one of the most popular transparent orthodontic treatment options provided by Wilmington Orthodontic Center. Invisalign system of transparent orthodontic consists of a series of clear aligners that move the teeth into their desired position. Dr. Pancko uses 3-D computing technology to create a scan of your upper and lower teeth. This helps create a custom treatment plan and analyze the amount of tooth movement needed for desired results. During your appointment at Wilmington Orthodontic Center, you will be able to visualize how your teeth will look once the treatment is complete owing to this advanced computing technology. 

Next, this scan is used to create a series of customized clear Invisalign aligners. At Wilmington Orthodontic Center, Invisalign aligners are made from medical-grade biocompatible clear plastic material. Each aligner has to be worn for two weeks and is then replaced by the next in series. This allows small tooth movement. Invisalign aligners at Wilmington Orthodontic Center are virtually invisible. This makes it an excellent option for people who want to get their treatment done discreetly. It also makes maintaining good oral hygiene possible. So, now you can get a perfect smile with Invisalign near you at Wilmington Orthodontic Center.


Unlike traditional metal braces, the brackets of ceramic braces at Wilmington orthodontic center are manufactured from tooth-colored porcelain material. This makes ceramic braces much less visible in comparison to traditional metal braces. Ceramic braces near you at Wilmington Orthodontic Center straightens your teeth similarly to metal braces. Ceramic braces also consist of the same components as traditional braces, but the brackets of ceramic braces are made from tooth-colored porcelain or, in some cases, sturdy clear plastic. This makes an excellent system for transparent orthodontics. Many patients under the able care of Dr. Pancko at Wilmington Orthodontic center have seen the benefits of ceramic braces and now have the beautiful smile they always desired. 

Ceramic braces provided at Wilmington Orthodontic Center are much less prominent than metal braces. They are virtually invisible in photographs and are also stain resistant. They are aesthetically superior and appealing, making ceramic braces a perfect option for patients who want well-aligned teeth but cannot opt for metal braces. Porcelain is a durable material and can sustain large orthodontic forces. This means a wide variety of orthodontic anomalies can be treated with ceramic braces at Wilmington Orthodontic Center. 

Get the smile you deserve with transparent orthodontic near you at Wilmington Orthodontic Center. You can schedule a visit with us at Wilmington Orthodontic Center or contact us if you have any questions. 

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