Am I a Candidate for Orthodontics?

August 3, 2017 - 2 minutes read

Are you sick and tired of having crooked teeth? Whether you are young, a parent of a child with crooked teeth, or an adult who wants to take care of his or her own dental issues, you could be a good candidate for orthodontics. There are many options for orthodontics including traditional braces, as well as the newer Invisalign braces. They could be the solution that you have been hoping to find for your teeth.

Having crooked teeth can cause quite a few problems. Of course, one of the biggest issues is the way that your teeth look. No matter your age, it can be frustrating to have teeth that need braces. It can make you unhappy with your smile and make you not want to smile for that matter. In addition to the aesthetics, though, it can also cause a problem with your bite, which could lead to more dental problems later.

By seeing if you are a candidate for orthodontics, with traditional braces or Invisalign, you can take the steps you need to get your teeth in shape. The invisible braces are very popular in the orthodontic world today because they have so many benefits, especially when compared with metal braces.

The Invisalign braces can work for people of just about any age, as long as they have their teeth. These braces tend to work quickly, and they are more comfortable than the metal braces of the past. You can take them out when you eat, as well, so it is easier to clean them and care for them.

Want a Straighter Smile?

Many people wear braces, including adults. In fact, nearly a quarter of all those wearing braces are adults between 19 and 70 years old. If you would like to determine whether you are a good candidate for orthodontics of this sort, be sure to get in touch with us at Dayton Valley Dental Care. You can visit our contact page or call 775-246-2400.