New Choices In Braces

Patients who need braces love the alternatives we offer.

Invisible Adult Braces

San Antonio Dentist Dr. Greg Bowen Offers New Choices in Adult Braces

Everyone wants a beautiful, dazzling smile.  Most people, however, are not born with “perfect” teeth. Many need a bit of help to straighten their teeth so that they invisible bracescan improve their bite and their smile. Some get help for their crooked, overlapping teeth when they are children, but many who were not so fortunate find themselves as adults hating their smile.

Unfortunately, traditional treatments to straighten teeth involved having to wear metal braces for two to four years. This can be frustrating, and sometimes impossible, with today’s active lifestyles.

For adults who are trying to balance work, home, family and social obligations the thought of wearing braces is often unbearable. Dr. Gregory R.  Bowen offers options in modern braces for men and women who want to fix their smile quickly and effectively.

“Patients who need braces love the alternatives we offer.” Obtaining quality braces can now mean beautiful smiles in as little as six months. Visit Dr. Bowen in his San Antonio dentist office to learn what option in adult braces is best for you!


Invisible Braces

Clear Aligners were developed for those people, mainly adults, whose bite is fine, but are unhappy with the shape and position of their front teeth. Most people have heard of Invisalign or ClearCorrect clear aligners which replace the need for “ugly” braces.

By wearing a series of these aligners, teeth can be straightened without the traditional brackets, wires and irritations that accompany regular braces.  Treatment time can be anywhere from 1 to 2 1/2 years while being almost invisible to others around you.

Clear Aligners are limited in the scope of treatment and may include other forms of cosmetic treatment such as laminate veneers to achieve an ideal smile.


The Facts About Invisible Braces Available In San Antonio

The average treatment for invisible braces takes about a year for most people. Byinvisible braces using a series of aligners, invisible braces eliminates the need for painful brackets and wires. Each set moves your teeth closer and closer to the best position for a new, beautiful smile. Invisible braces by ClearCorrect are perfect for

  • Crowded teeth
  • Gaps in teeth
  • Shifting of teeth after braces

And, because you can remove the aligners, it is easier to eat and brush your teeth. This will help keep gums healthier and make for easier cleanings. You’ll notice improved chewing, improved speech, and a greater self-confidence and sense of well-being.


Short Term Cosmetic Braces

If a quicker cosmetic fix is desired, then consider Dr. Gregory R. Bowen’s “6 month braces.” By putting on clear brackets and the latest in NiTi wires, the same cosmetic result can be accomplished with minimal time.

If you are an adult and you’re happy with the way your teeth function but would just like to have straighter front teeth and don’t mind the thought of traditional braces, then short-term braces could be your solution.

The PowerProx method involves low force, bonded brackets, and successively stronger Nichol-Titanium wires to accomplish tooth movement in as little as 6-8 months.  Very dramatic results can be achieved in a short amount of time using this excellent technique.

If you don’t mind the brackets and wires and just want to get it done, then 6-month braces might be for you!

VIDEO: San Antonio Invisible Braces

Clear Aligners were developed for those people, mainly adults, whose bite is fine, but are unhappy with the shape and position of their front teeth. Most people have heard of Invisalign or ClearCorrect clear aligners which replace the need for “ugly” braces.

Dr. Gregory R. Bowen offers invisible braces to help you quickly achieve a beautiful smile without metal brackets and wires. This breakthrough technology straightens and aligns teeth without anyone knowing that you’re wearing braces.

Each aligner is almost invisible so you can remain confident at work, school, play and social events. It is a new type of orthodontic that has revolutionized dental care in San Antonio, Texas.