SELF LIGATING BRACES
Self-ligating brace is defined as “a dental brace, which utilizes a permanently installed, moveable component to entrap the archwire.” These are available in both ceramic and steel.
Advantages of Self Ligating Braces
- More hygienic as no rubbers/bands are used.
- Less friction.
- Less pressure.
- Less pain.
- Treatment is shorter and patients need fewer appointments.