Teenage Braces

Why do you need Braces?

  • Improved smile and boost your confidence.
  • Better tooth alignment and able to chew better.
  • Better oral hygiene.
  • Improve speech.

Types of Braces

At Ti Dental, there are a few options of braces we offer. Our dentist will assess your condition and advise which one will be the best option for you.

  • Metal Braces
  • Self-ligating/Damon Braces
  • Aligners


  1. How long does braces treatment takes?

    Treatment duration varies from person to person. It depends on the severity of existing tooth arrangement. On average it ranges from 1 yr – 3 yrs.

  2. Does it hurt?

    Braces don’t hurt as many claims it is. It may cause some discomfort for a couple of days as your teeth, gums, tongue, and surrounding tissues get used to it and usually it will be fine in 1-week time.

  3. How often should I visit the dentist if I’m on Braces?

    Dental appointments for people on braces /aligners would be every 4-6 weeks once.

  4. Is it true I can’t enjoy my favourite food when I’m on braces?

    You can still enjoy most of your favourite food when you are on braces but there is certain food that u may need to avoid or reduce eating much of it as it may damage the braces. Examples are like, hard candy, chewy or sticky food caramel, etc. We will provide you with a list of food u need to avoid/reduce during braces.

  5. Do you have to extract my teeth if I am planning for braces?

    Tooth extraction for braces is not for all. Only those tooth condition with bad crowding may need dental extractions. Our doctors will assess your teeth and propose a treatment plan for you.

Ready to prioritize your dental health? Contact us now!