Our orthodontists may use a number of different appliances over the course of your treatment. We have provided this page of information on the most common orthodontic appliances offered at our practice. Our doctors and team will provide you with instructions on how to use and maintain your appliances. To learn more about orthodontic appliances in Richmond, Virginia, and to make your appointment with Drs. Wiltshire and Brassington please contact Richmond Orthodontics at 804-740-7281.
Rubber Bands (Elastics)
Our orthodontists may use small rubber bands or elastics to help move your teeth and correct your bite.
A forsus is an appliance the functions similar to elastics, but is placed by the orthodontist rather than the patient, and is non-removable.