Dr. Sandeep Singh - M.D.S. (Orthodontics) & Certified Invisalign Specialist
Braces Specialist in Mumbai
Dr. Sandeep Singh - Orthodontist For Braces
Dr. Sandeep Singh is known as Braces specialist in mumbai. He graduated from MGM Dental College Mumbai in 2008 and did his MDS in orthodontics from Dr DY Patil University Mumbai in 2011. He works as a reader at Terna Dental College in Navi Mumbai.He is also the convener of the Bombay orthodontic study group. He is currently pursuing his Phd in orthodontics. Dr Sandeep is a certified Invisalign specialist who has treated numerable cases successfully. He is also a consultant doctor to more than 25+ clinics all over Mumbai. He is passionate about constantly upgrading himself in his field. He provides patients with numerous choices of braces right from traditional to aesthetic. He thoroughly studies his cases and tackles even the most challenging cases with his expertise and delivers functional aesthetics through braces and Invisalign to people of all age groups.
OrthodonticsA complete alignment of your teeth set is now possible in the matter of just 12 months making it a very comfortable option for any age group including adults. Introduction of invisible or lingual braces makes you confident in your social life without even revealing that you have opted for one!! “Braces “or “wires” are the most common terminologies used in reference to orthodontic treatment . More popular amongst kids, orthodontic treatment is an excellent option for all age group where teeth straightening or alignment is concerned in its most natural way!! Malocclusion or irregular teeth needs attention not only because of cosmetic purpose but also because malocclusion causes many other problems like..
- Increase risk of decay due to inability to brush or floss the teeth well.
- Tooth wear or grinding of teeth
- Increased risk of accidental trauma
- Altered speech
- Poor aesthetic
Types Of Braces for Invisalign Treatment
The latest innovation in braces , Invisalign is the most advanced option to get your teeth aligned .
It involves a series of computer generated clear trays called aligners which snugly fits around your teeth making the treatment predictable, comfortable and aesthetic and faster!
Its a popular choice as patients feel confident to wear them due to its invisibility and their day to day routine is not disrupted as it allows the patients to remove the braces while eating and playing sports unlike traditional braces.
They are the most commonly used and traditional form of orthodontics which is popular amongst kids where the love to change different colour of elastic chains.
They are the latest in braces where the brackets are tooth coloured ceramic ones which makes them less visible and more aesthetic.
Self Ligating Braces
Self ligating braces have a built-in mechanism to hold the arch wire in place making them different from the traditional metal or ceramic braces where elastics or bands are used.
This makes it super comfortable and less time consuming at each dental visit. It adds to the advantage of less food accumulation around the brackets and also leads to a faster treatment.
They are the breakthrough in braces and are immensely popular in adults who are aesthetically conscious and can’t manage wearing one those are visible .
Lingual or invisible braces are applied on the backside of teeth and are extremely comfortable. Thus you get your teeth aligned without revealing that you are wearing one!!
Costs vary from doctor to doctor and may be dependent on the complexity of your case and your course of treatment. Please speak to an Invisalign-trained doctor to get a more accurate cost estimate of your treatment.The average cost of treatment for Invisalign in india is anything between 1.5 lakhs-4 lakhs on an average depending upon the complexity and the number of aligners required for the completion of the treatment.
No age limit is set for the Invisalign procedure. It can be done at any phase of life, be it childhood, teenage, or adulthood,specially when all of you permanent teeth have erupted.However, due to the commitment issues, several dentists recommend braces for children rather than Invisalign.
For optimal results, Invisalign gradually aligns your teeth, which minimizes discomfort and ensures a precise, healthy smile. It is unrealistic to see changes in one to two weeks. While result speed varies between patients, some patients may begin to notice a subtle difference within 10 to 12 weeks.
Does Invisalign help straighten teeth?
This is far more than a retainer and can certainly help to straighten your teeth, regardless of how crooked they are. In rare cases, crooked teeth need actual braces but this usually due to a severe misalignment of the jaw. In general, therefore, your crooked teeth can be made to look perfect by using Invisalign.
- Removable – since they are removable. Invisalign doesn’t work with non-compliant patients.
- Since they are fabricated at a different location and not at the dentist’s office, if you lose your aligner during the course of trestment you may have to pay extra to get a replacement aligner.
- Expensive – they are expensive when compared with the routine braces.
- There are certain cases where INVISALIGN would not work.