Adults get same benefits at Santa Cruz Orthodontics
There is an increasing number of adults who seek for the orthodontic treatment. Braces for adults is one of the best treatment option available and is very effective for teeth realignment. Even though the treatment with braces takes less time for children, it will bring the same results for adults, but the treatment will last some time longer than for the children. This is because the jaw is developed in adults and it takes time to push teeth.
Adults will benefit from the orthodontic treatment in many ways because having aligned teeth will bring more effect on your oral health. Misaligned teeth can bring biting, chewing and articulating difficulties, along with the increased risk of tooth decay and gum disease. Straight teeth are healthier teeth, and in the case you have malocclusion of any kind, it is the best to start the treatment as soon as possible.
Excellent braces for adults in our Santa Cruz and San Jose offices
Before starting any treatment, your trusted orthodontist, Dr. Amer will recommend to treat any pre-existing dental conditions (tooth decay, gum disease etc) prior to the orthodontic therapy. The treatment needs to be started in the healthy mouth and clean surroundings. Have in mind that it is extremely important to keep you oral hygiene on a high level while you wear your braces.
Nowadays, dental market has developed more options to choose from when it comes to braces. You can choose from traditional braces or Lingual braces and others. We will recommend the best option for your particular case and discuss the cost as well since not all the treatment options cost the same.