You can have a symmetrical, beautiful and attractive smile regardless your metal allergy
Metal allergy is quite common and it can cause many difficulties.
How can you recognize metal allergy?
If you have noticed itching and redness around the area where you were wearing metal jewels, accessories you most likely to have metal allergy. We have been treating patients who had metal allergy with outstanding success. Just like other treatments orthodontic procedures can also be carried out with metal-free appliances. At our clinic we offer different options for patients who are allergic to metals that are used in dentistry.
Generally known allergies are pollen and house dust allergy. We can hear a lot about these allergies but not a lot about metal allergy however many people suffer from it. Initially we notice the symptoms but we are not sure that they can be allergic reactions. It is recommended to have a yearly allergy test. There are many effects in our everyday lives that can cause allergic reactions and it is good to know their origins. Metal allergy tests can be carried out in no time by a dermatologist specialist.
Metals in dentistry that can cause allergic reactions
Amalgam fillings contain metals and mercury as well, therefore they are very dangerous. It is recommended to have amalgam fillings replaced in order to avoid complications and also to correct the aesthetics of your teeth. Ask for the help of our denists in the replacement of your amalgam fillings and amalgam emptying courses.
What can you do if you are allergic to metals?
Good news that there are many metal-free options for conservative and cosmetic dental treatments. We have been doing metal-free treatments for many patients with outstanding success and no alleric reactions.
Metal-free removeable orthodontic appliances
Removeable appliances are used for minor re-positioning procedures. These appliances are made of plastic or silicone and the patient has to wear them for 22-24 hours a day.
Metal-free fixed braces
In adulthood we apply porcelain fixed braces that do not contain any metals. For these appliances we use the appropriate wires considering which type of metal you are allergic to. We recommend a metal allergy test for every patient who have experienced metal allergic reactions before. If you have attended a metal allergy test before please bring your test results with you your the next appointment.
What can you do if you have metal allergy but would like to have braces?
- call us and book a consultation appointment
- bring your metal allergy test results with you for your consultation appointment
- our orthodontic specialist will introduce you our metal-free porcelain braces. Aesthetic porcelain braces cannot even be noticed as the colour of the brackets are similar to your tooth colour.
We are looking forward to see you at our clinic!
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