Frequently asked questions
How long does treatment take?
Studies have shown that treatment time with Damon Smile is typically much faster than with conventional braces. Also, far fewer appointments are required during treatment.
Since Damon smile works so quickly, does that mean it is harsh or unsafe?
No. In fact, what makes Damon Smile work so quickly is its use of gentle, more biologically-sensible forces than conventional braces. The low-friction nature of the system ensures improved tooth position and improved facial harmony. Very light-weight, shape memory wires are used to gently guide your teeth to their ideal position resulting in a beautiful Damon Smile.
Will my teeth hurt after adjustments?
While braces of any kind may cause slight discomfort, many patients experience very little discomfort with Damon Smile braces because of the system's low-force, low-friction nature.
Aren't braces big and bulky?
Not anymore! Braces are much smaller than they were just a few years ago, and new materials are now used that make them very discreet. Damon Smile braces have a particularly low profile, so you might forget you're even wearing them!
What about adult treatment?
People of all ages should be proud of their smile. Adults can be treated quickly, easily, and most importantly, with a high-quality result.
How much does Damon smile treatment cost?
We know that cost is a big question for anyone considering braces. Upon your initial consultation we'll be able to determine the cost for your specific treatment. Damon Smile braces are usually similar to the cost of traditional braces.
Does insurance cover Damon smile treatment?
Because medical benefits differ significantly from policy to policy, you should review your policy coverage. If you have orthodontic coverage, Damon Smile braces are covered to the same extent as regular braces.
What payment options are available?
Upon your initial consultation and treatment plan we'll sit with you to determine the best financial option available.
Here's what some real Damon Smile patients had to say.
"At first, I was uncomfortable with the thought of having braces at my age, but the results I saw from my Damon braces were so dramatic, I feel like I got a facelift! My friends and family say I look ten years younger." – Catherine (20 months, 12 appointments)
"Not only do I like my teeth, but I can see how a full smile has made a dramatic change in my whole face. It gives me a new sense of confidence." – Tammy (19 months, 18 appointments)
"Before Damon, my brother had surgery to fix his underbite. I got a beautiful smile without surgery." – Rachel (12 appointments)
"After years of living with my very crooked teeth, I was told I would need surgery to fix my smile. With the Damon Smile, surgery wasn't required. I never thought I could look this good, so comfortably, and in such a short amount of time." – Andrew (20 months, 11 appointments)
"Now I look the way I always thought I should look." – Ashley (22 months, 18 appointments)
"I noticed a change in both my appearance and my speech within just one month of treatment." – Tony (16 months, eight appointments)
"I expected straight teeth, but now people say I'm beautiful." – Charlene (18 months, 11 appointments)
"I believe that using Damon Smile is one of the best things a parent can do for their children. I feel we've given our son a gift that will last him a lifetime." – Parent
Damon Smile for Adults
Smile for all ages Damon Smile is based on a unique treatment philosophy that goes beyond a beautiful smile. We are trained to take the whole patient into account: the shape of your face, your profile, and what you will look like into your 40s, 50s, and beyond.
Damon Smile bracelift! For adults, Damon Smile braces are not only about getting straight teeth, but also about turning back the clock to a more youthful appearance. Many people see a noticeable change not just in their teeth, but in their entire face, as it produces: A fuller, wider smile Better facial balance and aesthetics Smoother cheek contours which make narrow smiles look fuller and more inviting Fewer dark triangles within the corners of your mouth Straighter, less crowded and crooked teeth Improved profiles and a more youthful look at any age
Damon Smile info
Damon Smile Braces, a world without elastics. Damon braces use a specialized slide in place of elastics to help the wire guide teeth into place. These slides help reduce the amount of pressure being placed on the tooth. As a result, treatment with Damon Smile is often faster and requires fewer adjustments than traditional braces. Damon Smile facilitates healthy tooth movement which may minimize discomfort and create beautiful Damon Smiles that last a lifetime!
Damon Smile is not just about revolutionary braces and wires; it's a whole different approach to treating patients. Technology Damon passive self-ligating braces eliminate the need for elastic or metal "ties." With Damon tie-less braces you can experience treatment without tightening. Treatment Time While the time needed in braces will vary from case to case, treatment time with Damon Smile is typically much faster than with conventional braces. Also, far fewer appointments are required during treatment, making your Damon experience convenient and hassle-free. Comfort Even though Damon Smile works so quickly, the use of gentle, low-friction force means less discomfort for you. Very light "shape memory" titanium wires are used, gently guiding your teeth to their ideal position. Convenience Damon braces are designed to be discreet, comfortable, and easy to keep clean. Without elastic ties, which attract and collect plaque, Damon braces make dental hygiene easy during treatment. Plus, Damon Smile is available in clear brackets for patients who want a great smile without sacrificing aesthetics.