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Welcome to Basingstoke Orthodontics
Basingstoke Orthodontics at Basingstoke is dedicated to providing high quality and affordable dental care in a relaxed and caring environment. Supported by an efficient, highly focused and friendly dental team, we offer a range of orthodontic treatments for you and your family for you and your family.
Whether you it is you or your child coming for an orthodontic assessment, age is no barrier to achieving that perfect smile. We strongly recommend you are registered with a General Dental Practitioner and attend regular check ups - for a private consultation, we are happy to see you without a dentist referral but will communicate with your dentist as part of your care with us.
We can give you 10 straightforward reasons for choosing us:
In addition to providing quality dental care, we aim to make your visits to the Practice a relaxed and anxiety-free experience. Our goal is to ensure that our patients are treated as individuals, not as numbers. That is why our staff will do everything they can to make you feel as relaxed and comfortable as possible during your visit. We encourage new patients to have a detailed discussion with one of our Specialist Orthodontist.
Thank you for visiting our website, we look forward to welcoming you to our Practice in the near future.
"We aim to build up a feeling of trust. Our team of professional, highly educated, compassionate and committed employees aim to improve patient health, appearance and self-confidence. We will do our utmost, to ensure you feel as relaxed and comfortable as possible during your visit."
Blog: Myths about Orthodontic Treatment
Having awareness about the treatment that you are looking for yourself or your child is a good thing. However with awareness sometimes you get to know few things which may be myths. So, Basingstoke Orthodontics tackles some of the most common orthodontics myths:
Myth-1: There is no point of having braces for an adult:
Some treatments take more time for an adult than they do for children because adult's facial bones are no longer growing and certain corrections may not be accomplished with braces alone. While its true that approach to crooked teeth may be different for adults compared to children, but you're never too old for orthodontic treatment. Moreover a healthy beautiful smile is equally important at the age of 40 as it is at age of 14. Nowadays there are many orthodontic treatment options available for adults. Today's braces do not draw as much attention of people as you may believe.
Myth-2: The tighter, the better:
Many people insist to orthodontist to keep their braces tight. People believe if braces are too tight they will get their braces off faster! Its true that braces should have certain level of force to move the teeth, but the force level which is too high can certainly damage the bone and surrounding tissues. Orthodontic treatment is an art of maintaining delicate level of force by making sure teeth do not move in the wrong direction and the force does not damage teeth bone and surrounding tissues.
Myth-3: Only braces can straighten my teeth:
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The CQC inspect services on a regular basis and complete detailed reports on their findings. To read our inspection reports please click here