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Lightforce Braces in Parkland, FL

At Parkland Orthodontics, we take pride in bringing the highest quality, most comfortable, most efficient, and most effective orthodontic care to our patients of all age groups throughout Parkland, Coconut Creek, Coral Springs, West Boca, Deerfield, and the surrounding areas. Under Dr. Tania Saint Amand’s care, you can be confident that you are receiving the personalized attention that you deserve.

Dr. Tania and our expert team stay up-to-date with the latest trends in orthodontics. This means we ensure that the treatment and braces technology our patients receive is the most innovative. We are driven by the goal to provide our patients with the smile of their dreams. You can expect only the best possible care from us.

In order to ensure that we keep our promise, we are thrilled to offer the latest and most groundbreaking technology available in the orthodontic industry, Lightforce braces in Parkland, FL. This advanced system provides orthodontic braces customization using the proven 3D printing technology. 3D printed brackets are created using this sophisticated digital platform, providing the most efficient, effective, and comfortable braces available in the industry.

We recommend Lightforce braces to many of our patients, including both adults and teens having a wide range of orthodontic needs. The braces are 3D-printed to perfectly fit your teeth, thus providing a highly efficient, comfortable, and discreet treatment. This braces technology allows Dr. Tania to provide a custom fit for every patient’s needs. This translates into more effective straightening and faster treatments. All this further means more convenience for our patients.

What are LightForce Braces?

LightForce is an inventive advancement in the field of orthodontic bracket systems. It is among the most advanced technology in the field. It allows Dr. Tania and other orthodontists to offer custom treatment that wasn’t possible earlier. It makes use of the innovative 3D technology for creating custom brackets to perfectly fit the teeth.

The custom braces are designed around the patient’s teeth, ensuring a perfect fit that wasn’t possible with any of the technology available earlier. LightForce braces directly result in:

  • More efficient treatment
  • More comfort
  • Fewer orthodontic appointments
  • Shorter treatment times

Getting perfectly fitting, custom brackets also translates into lesser chances of emergencies, as the braces will adhere flawlessly to your mouth.

Why Choose Parkland Orthodontics for Your LightForce Braces

At Parkland Orthodontics, we offer many advantages that give us the edge when it comes to providing specialized orthodontic care to our patients. This includes:

Specialized Training

Dr. Tania has undergone additional training to be one of the very few orthodontic specialists in the region. We are focused on staying at the cutting edge of orthodontic technology and are dedicated to providing the highest level of care.

Personalized Attention

Every patient at Parkland receives the best possible treatment options they can find anywhere. We will take the time needed to fully explain all aspects of your treatment. We have also created an inviting, courteous, and cozy office environment for our patients. We have gone to extreme levels to create a fun office atmosphere that is perfect for both teens and adults and offers the highest quality of dental care.

Cutting Edge Technology

We use only the latest available digital imaging technology to provide the best possible orthodontic care that exists. Besides Lightforce braces in Parkland, FL, we also provide traditional braces, lingual braces and clear aligners from Invisalign. We offer a variety of treatment options, allowing you to choose the perfect plan to fit your lifestyle. We use the latest iTero scanning and digital X-rays, with the scanner playing an important role in making 3D digital impressions.

How Does LightForce Work?

The main aspects of the process involved in using LightForce braces are as follows:

  • It is an entirely digital process
  • There is no need for impressions or plaster molds
  • We will take digital scans of your mouth and teeth to create the 3D printed, custom brackets. These brackets are then placed wherever they are required on your tooth to enable proper movement.
  • These brackets are made of a special material known as polycrystalline alumina. This material is even more discreet than your traditional braces.
  • We will take a comprehensive digital scan of your teeth. The scan is then used for designing your custom brackets for each tooth.
  • The system will also consider your lips, jawline, and facial features to help create a smile that is perfect for your face.

About the LightForce System

The LightForce system has multiple components that work together to create a kind of digital orthodontic efficiency that deliver braces that work smarter. These key components of this system include:

  • 3D Printed Brackets
    The 3D-printed ceramic polycrystalline alumina brackets are customized to the anatomy and bite of each individual tooth. There are two styles of brackets:

    • Cloud Bracket: These are white-colored and offer greater discreetness than metal brackets. Many of our patients prefer using colored elastic bands to create a neon-like effect.
    • Light Bracket: These brackets are more suited for patients seeking more aesthetical treatment. They are translucent, just like other ceramic braces.
  • LightTray
    The LightTray bonding system is a 3D printed indirect bonding tray that is specific for each patient. It works only with LightForce brackets. These ergonomically designed trays offer unparalleled accuracy in terms of placement. Additional elements include the LightForce Bite TurboTrays that assist with bite correction. They are placed on either the tongue side or the lingual side of the teeth and help with aligning an open bite. They can also help prevent damage to specific teeth when adjusting the bite.
  • LightPlan
    The LightForce system is controlled by a web-based software known as LightPlan. It provides a simple and intuitive platform for Dr. Tania to create, adjust, and finalize treatment options. This system enables perfect adjustments for each patient and each tooth.

Benefits of Using LightForce Braces

There are many advantages of using the LightForce system for your orthodontic treatment. Some of the most important of these benefits that help this system stand out are as follows:

  • High Level of Customization
    The use of 3D printing and the latest technological advancements enable the high degree of customization that is possible with Lightforce braces in Parkland, FL. This technology doesn’t follow the one-size-fits-all approach that is typical to traditional metal and other forms of braces.
    Our orthodontist will perform a digital scan of your teeth and create a custom treatment plan based on the scan. These braces are designed with comfort as one of the most important priorities. This is why there are fewer emergencies involved and you can look forward to fewer office visits.

  • Shorter Treatment Times
    Traditional braces require orthodontists to spend multiple office visits adjusting the braces and wires to bring your teeth in the perfect position throughout the duration of the treatment. Lightforce braces provide individualized treatment right to the individual tooth. This enables faster treatment, allowing you to get the perfect smile much earlier than what was possible with previous treatments.

  • Fewer Office Visits
    When you choose the LightForce system with Parkland Orthodontics, it will not be required to make many adjustments. This means fewer trips to our office. So, the high level of precision offered by this treatment also translates into more time savings. You will not have to take more breaks from your work or busy life schedule to make multiple appointments. When digital planning, customized orthodontic treatment, and fewer office visits combine together, we are able to offer a kind of treatment experience that offers great value to our patients for the time they spend.

  • Unmatched Comfort
    As mentioned above, comfort is one of the biggest benefits of choosing LightForce system with us. The system uses advanced 3D printing technology for building the highest-quality, custom braces. Each set of appliances is a perfect fit for each patient. This further contributes to the following benefits:

    • Lesser chances of breakages
    • Fewer office visits
    • Shorter treatment period

Tania Saint Amand, DMD, MSD


Dr. Tania Saint Amand grew up in the region and takes pride in serving her local community. She completed her Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree (DMD) from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine after getting her Bachelor of Science Degree from Barry University, North Miami, FL. She completed her residency in Orthodontics at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, earning her Certificate in Orthodontics. She further completed her Master’s of Science degree in Dentistry (MSD) from the same university. She is an award-winning orthodontist who is one of the few to become part of Omicron Kappa Upsilon, a prestigious national dental honor society. Besides being board eligible via the American Board of Orthodontics, she is a member of the:

  • Florida Dental Association
  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • American Dental Association

From the movement you get in touch with our office, we are focused on delivering an exceptional, convenient, and comfortable treatment experience. Our qualified, well-trained, talented, and experienced team works closely with each patient to create an efficient, effective, comfortable, and hassle-free treatment experience. If you want to learn more about our orthodontic treatment solutions and Lightforce braces in Parkland, FL, feel free to contact us at (754) 529-8995 or request an appointment.