Orthodontics is a complex and Specialist field of dentistry to straighten misaligned teeth. No longer just for teenagers, adult braces have become increasingly popular with them wanting to improve the appearance and function of their teeth.
Virtually invisible options
Modern techniques have made it possible to carry out treatment with virtually invisible braces, allowing the teeth to be straightened often without anyone noticing which is great if your an adult wanting braces. Tooth-coloured brackets, Invisalign clear aligners and lingual braces (placed behind the teeth) are alternatives to the traditional metal "train-track" braces.
Our specialist orthodontists of choice are based in Leamington Spa and Solihull and, if this is something you would like to consider, we can arrange a consultation for you to find out more.
Apart from the obvious cosmetic benefits, having correctly aligned teeth makes for easier cleaning, resulting in less food being trapped and less gum disease.
You’re never too old for a beautiful smile
Due to funding constraints, NHS orthodontic treatment is not always available for children, especially to correct minor problems, and it is almost never available for adults.
More people can be helped by orthodontic treatment than you might think and you’re never too old for it! For more information, please call our Leamington Spa dental practice on 01926 339993.