Web Results

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orthodontic_spacer

Orthodontic separators (commonly known as spacers) are rubber bands or metal appliances used in orthodontics. Spacers are placed between the molars at the second orthodontic appointment, before molar bands are applied. ... Spacers are usually used to put spaces in between teeth before braces are established.

shaverorthodontics.com/index.php/why-braces/spacers-before-braces

Separators are required before placing orthodontic molar bands. (An orthodontic band is sort of like a ring on your finger.) Since your back teeth are very close ...

www.bracesguide.com/duringbraces/separators.html

Before Braces » · When to see an ... Therefore, one of the first steps in the process of placing braces is the separator, or "spacers" appointment. The appointment ...

www.dentalwhale.com/braces/spacers-for-braces

Oct 15, 2016 ... Spacers for braces are usually worn by patients a few days before they have their braces fitted. To know more about spacers for braces, take a ...

allnewteeth.com/why-you-need-spacers-for-braces

Mar 18, 2017 ... Spacers,when put on before the braces are placed on the teeth are made out of rubber. They are circular and are are very small. The are only ...

.ask.com/youtube?q=Spacers+before+Braces&v=Mo6hKWoFT0Q
Oct 19, 2010 ... Spacers are circular rubber bands that create space in between the teeth. ... puts the spacer between Ashley's molars to make space for the braces. ... Braces Before And After | Time Lapse Transformation | Ashley Craig ...

www.teethandmouthcare.net/an-in-depth-guide-to-spacers-for-braces

When you hear the news that you're going to have spacers for braces "installed," ... to loosen and fall out shortly before the appointment to have braces installed.

www.pamf.org/preteen/mybody/dental/braces/gettingbraces.html

If your back teeth are normally close and in tight contact, your orthodontist will place rubber bands, or spacers, in between your back teeth [2] so that there will be ...

askanorthodontist.com/braces/what-are-separators-spacers-and-orthodontic-bands

Aug 7, 2012 ... An orthodontic band is the older style of braces that are usually ... first between the teeth to create space one week before the band is placed.

www.archwired.com/spacers.htm

Your orthodontist may have told you that you need to have spacers before your braces go on. What does this mean? Some of your teeth may need brackets that  ...