Many people think of orthodontic treatment as something that is just for children and teens. However, this is not the case; orthodontic treatment works for people of all ages as long as their gums and bone structure are healthy. And even if they are not, we can work on that first, then begin treatment. No matter your age, you can improve your smile.
Many of the benefits of orthodontic treatment are the same for adults as they are for younger patients. You improve your looks, which improves your self-esteem, and improve your bite in ways that reduce the likelihood of gum disease and other problems developing. For adults suffering from TMJ, it can even eliminate the problems causing the condition.
Once adults know they can receive treatment, their next biggest concern is making it work for them as adults. They have to be able to work visits around their job schedule and need treatment options that do not make them look juvenile. As a result, we offer many forms of treatment that work in professional environments. These include:
We are highly experienced at treating adult patients. To learn more, schedule your initial consultation.