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Why Thousand Smiles?

Doctors

Doctors at Thousand Smiles are highly professional orthodontists with extensive training

And we invest on specialized doctors who provide exceptional care to all patients.

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PATIENT CARE

At Thousand Smiles we provide exceptional treatment friendly approach.

Individual attention is given to every patient and they are addressed in their own language.

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DIAGNOSIS

Diagnosis and treatment planning is done using the latest computerized software along with photographic evaluation

Which lets us analyze how the patients would appear post treatment.

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HOW DO YOU KNOW WHETHER YOU HAVE ORTHODONTIC PROBLEM?

Our teeth are almost never naturally perfect. Crooked teeth, crowded teeth, gaps between teeth, protruded teeth and irregular teeth not only spoils a beautiful smile but also causes difficulty in chewing, speaking, inability to close your lips properly or jaw pain. Teeth that meet abnormally can even cause facial imbalance. These conditions can simply be corrected by easy and painless orthodontic treatment. If you notice any of the problems mentioned below you need to visit Thousand Smiles Orthodontic Center immediately.

FAQ

What is Orthodontics?

Orthodontics is a specialized branch of dentistry that deals with correction of irregular teeth, crooked teeth & forwardly placed teeth.

Who needs orthodontic treatment?

Anyone with Forwardly placed upper and lower teeth, Irregularly placed teeth, Gaps or Spaces in-between teeth, Cross-bite, Abnormal jaw growth, Cleft lip & palate, Difficulty in chewing and Jaw pain.

When is the right time for braces?

Every child should see an orthodontist at an early age. This could be as young as 2 or 3yrs. But Orthodontists recommends an initial consultation no later than age 7. Habits like : Thumb sucking, Tongue thrusting, Mouth breathing, Nail biting, Lip biting. can be intercepted and major irregularities can be avoided at an early stage.

Can adults be Orthodontically treated?

It is never too late to get an orthodontic treatment done. Braces today are a reality at any age, provided the bone and gum tissue around the teeth are healthy. One in every five orthodontic patient today is over the age of 18. The oldest patient treated so far was a very young 83 year old!

What would be the cost of orthodontic treatment?

The fee for an individual's orthodontic treatment will depend on many factors, including how severe the problem is, how complex the treatment is, and how long the treatment lasts. Generally the basic cost would range from Rs.5000 to Rs.20,000, however it might cost you more if you choose advanced orthodontics. Thousand Smiles Orthodontic Centre offers monthly installment facility, initial consultation is free of cost and you can start off with a small down-payment.

How long will the treatment take?

The duration of the treatment will depend on the type and severity of the problem. It would vary from 4 to 6 months in case of minor spacing to about a year or more in case of more complex abnormalities.

Why should you choose an Orthodontic specialist for your care?

Just as there are specialists in medicine (such as cardiologists, gastroenterologists, dermatologists, etc.), there are specialists in dentistry. Orthodontists are dental specialists who dedicate their lives to correcting malaligned teeth and jaws.

INDICATIONS FOR ORTHODONTIC PROBLEM

According to the American Association of Orthodontists, you should schedule a consultation with an orthodontist if you see these following signs:

  • Difficulty in chewing or biting,Mouth breathing
  • Sucking the thumb or fingers, or other oral habits,Missing teeth
  • Crowded, misplaced or blocked-out teeth
  • Jaws that shift, make sounds, protrude or are recessed
  • Biting the cheek or biting into the roof of the mouth
  • Protruding teeth,Grinding or clenching of teeth
  • Teeth that meet in an abnormal way or don’t meet at all (open bite and deep bite)
  • Facial imbalance or asymmetry (features out of proportion to the rest of the face)
  • Inability to comfortably close lips,Impacted teeth
  • Tempromandibular joint disorders,Sleep Apnea
  • Speech impairments

TESTIMONIALS

  • Thanks a lot for enhancing my smile. It is pleasant to have a beautiful smile now and it has been possible because of the treatment that I have received at Thousand Smiles.

    SWAYAM PRABHA

  • I am extremely grateful to Thousand Smiles for this new beautiful smile of mine after all these years. A wonderful team led by Dr.Sanjay, the warmth and encouragement unforgettable. Wishing you success.

    PUSHPA RAMESH

  • I am totally satisfied now. I have got all the reasons to Smile

    CHARUDUTT G.

  • Its great pleasure to have treatment done at Thousand Smiles, here patients are treated with utmost care and environment is also awesome. I have already recommended my friends for getting treated her.

    AMARJEET SINGH THAKUR