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A Brief History of Orthodontics

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The next time you pick up the new aligners for your clear braces from your Midwest City, OK dentist, you might consider the history of orthodontics—and just how far its come since the days of the ancient Egyptians and their search for the perfect smile.

Archeologists have found rudimentary orthodontic-like appliances in mummies, probably fashioned out of catgut. There is further evidence some years later that Etruscan women used a gold band around their teeth to protect them from shifting in the afterlife. During Roman times, it was recommended that people try to push their teeth into proper alignment with their fingers.

There was little in the way of what we know ...

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ClearCorrect Invisible Braces—Not Seeing Is Believing!

If you are an adult who has bypassed the teen years without getting orthodontics, you might have simply resigned yourself to crooked or misaligned teeth for the rest of your life. After all, a mouth full of metal doesn’t lend itself well to an adult in the workplace. You might also be unwilling to commit to the length of time most traditional orthodontic treatment takes.

But it might be time to think again. With today’s modern orthodontics, invisible braces are available. Not only do they straighten teeth in a way that is much more discreet than metal wires and brackets, but they can do it in a fraction of the time.

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ClearCorrect - A Simple Start and a Simple Process

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If you are an adult who has been living with misaligned teeth all your life, you probably have little interest in months or even years of a mouth full of metal.

But with ClearCorrect invisible braces, you can get straight teeth without metal wires and brackets—and you can get them in less time. Find out more about ClearCorrect invisible braces by contacting your Midwest City, OK dentist Dr. Brent Amaya at Diamond Dental.

How ClearCorrect Invisible Braces Work

The ClearCorrect process is simple. Custom aligners are made to fit over your teeth to gently nudge them into the desired position. Every few weeks, you’ll receive a new set of plastic aligners. The aligners ...

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