Traditional Braces in Tampa, FL

Traditional braces are a tried-and-true method of straightening teeth. Although it may not be as appealing because of its appearance, traditional braces are an effective option for correcting most orthodontic problems. At Durrett Orthodontics in Tampa, FL, you can be sure to receive the best treatment in this long-used and popular service.

Traditional Braces

About Our Traditional Braces in Tampa, FL

What are traditional braces?

Braces work to realign teeth by applying steady pressure via small metal brackets. These are cemented to the teeth and connected by a wire, which is periodically tightened by the orthodontist to change the position of the teeth. Today’s braces have a wider range of color options for both the brackets and elastics, making them more visually appealing than before.

Life with Traditional Braces

Traditional braces do require a certain amount of maintenance. There will, most likely, be some discomfort, especially at the very beginning of the treatment. Additionally, certain foods will have to be avoided in order to prevent damage from occurring to the braces. Brushing and flossing are especially important, not only for keeping the teeth clean and healthy but to keep the appliance clean and in good shape as well.

About Orthodontics

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Advanced Technology

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Clarity Advanced Ceramic Braces

Our Orthodontist, Dr. Sharon Durrett at Durrett Orthodontics in Tampa, FL offers a wide variety of orthodontic services for our patients. We provide the unique service of Clarity™ ADVANCED Ceramic Braces by 3M Unitek to help you ...

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Craniofacial Orthodontics

Durrett Orthodontics in Tampa, FL provides a wide range of orthodontic services to improve patients’ teeth, mouth, and jaw. Craniofacial orthodontics is included and focuses on helping patients with different birth defects....

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Dentofacial Orthopedics

Our Orthodontist, Dr. Sharon Durrett at Durrett Orthodontics in Tampa, FL is proud to be experienced in a wide range of orthodontic specialties. One of these is known as dentofacial orthopedics and is a subspecialty of orthodontics. ..

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Emergency Care

It is important to have a reliable emergency orthodontist on hand to prepare for stressful situations. Dr. Durrett provides emergency care for her patients at Durrett Orthodontics in Tampa, FL. What should you do if ...

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Forsus Braces

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Invisalign

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Life with Braces

Has your orthodontist at Durrett Orthodontics provided you with custom-made braces? It may take some time to get used to your new smile with braces, but it is important to properly take care of your new appliance. ...

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Palatal Expanders

Our ortho staff members at Durrett Orthodontics are eager to provide you with the highest quality of orthodontic care possible. We use a variety of orthodontic appliances to better help your jaw, mouth, and smile. ..

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Propel Orthodontics

Innovations in orthodontic care and dentistry have allowed our office to provide patients with the highest quality of care. Durrett Orthodontics in Tampa, FL proudly supplies individuals with a wide range of ...

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Retainer Instructions

Has your orthodontist at Durrett Orthodontics in Tampa, FL gave you an orthodontic retainer to wear? No doubt they went through proper care instructions and how you should use it in regards to your unique smile. ..

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Surgical Orthodontics

Our Orthodontist, Dr. Sharon Durrett at Durrett Orthodontics in Tampa, FL are experienced in a wide range of services including surgical orthodontics. What is involved in surgical orthodontics and how can these procedures benefit your smile?..

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TADS

TADS (Temporary anchorage devices) are among the many orthodontic services Durrett Orthodontics in Tampa, FL provides for our patients. We are eager to give all individuals in the area the best quality of care possible ...

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Traditional Braces

Traditional braces are a tried-and-true method of straightening teeth. Although it may not be as appealing because of its appearance, traditional braces are an effective option for correcting most orthodontic problems...

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