Dr Hilty continues to research the most effective, comfortable, and attractive appliances available.
Braces are composed of stainless steel or ceramic materials. Dr Hilty has utilized the Damon Comfort System of braces exclusively for 8 years. This system is comprised of low friction brackets and small dimension flexible archwires that connect the brackets. This new innovation decreases total treatment time and increases patient comfort during treatment. damonbraces.com
Invisalign Systems A series of clear overlay templates – called aligners – that have been generated by computer simulation to gradually move teeth. This system is available for older adolescent and adult patients with certain orthodontic bite problems. www.invisalign.com
Growth Appliances Many young children or adolescent patients benefit from treatment to guide or enhance natural growth of their upper or lower jaws.