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Orthodontic Treatments 


Orthodontics is the branch of dentistry that specializes in straightening teeth and treating jaw growth and development in children and adults. Orthodontics aims to produce better-functioning teeth and a more attractive smile.

Specialist Orthodontist have had many extra years of education and training after the basic dentistry degree, they are best positioned to assess and determine the causes of your Orthodontic problems and to best treat your problems. Orthodontic problems can manifest in a wide variety of situations. Occasionally what appears to be a simple problem is, in fact, a surface manifestation of a more complex problem. It is, therefore, worth seeking the advice of a Specialist Orthodontist to benefit from their extra education and experience.

Our Treatments include:

  • Metal braces

  • Self-ligating "Quicker Treatment" braces

  • Clear braces / Invisible braces / ceramic braces - tooth-colored ceramic labial braces

  • Removable appliances - for correction of dental development problems in children

  • Functional appliances - for correction of jaw size discrepancy in children

  • Correction of impacted, unerupted, or displaced teeth

  • Corrects the drifting of the teeth in older patients, ie. those who suffer from advanced gum disease, etc

  • Work with your dentist to prepare your mouth for veneers, crowns, bridges, or dental implants

  • Surgical Orthodontics to correct jaw size disharmony in adults - Dr Mary Ngeh has years of experience in treating such complex cases, being based in Our Lady’s Hospital in Navan.

  • Six-month braces are also available for some adults with minor cosmetic issues, which can be treated with clear braces for 6-9 months. 


Dunboyne Orthodontics clinic has a range of braces and brace fitting treatments for both children and adults. Orthodontic treatment is available to patients of all ages.

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