Dr. Littlefield uses the latest in technology with both ceramic and stainless steel brackets. The use of self-ligating brackets and nickel titanium wires allows the patients to be seen less often and with the ultimate efficiency and quality. Treatment time with this system under most cases is treated approximately 6 months less than standard care.
Ceramic brackets are the same size and shape as metal braces, except that they have tooth-colored or clear brackets that blend in to teeth. Some even use tooth-colored wires to be even less noticeable.