What are the benefits of orthodontic treatment for teens?
Braces can help teens improve their self-confidence by giving them a straighter, healthier-looking smile. Orthodontic treatment can also help teens avoid potential oral health issues by correcting crooked teeth that may be difficult to clean and maintain. Braces provide improved facial symmetry and can help alleviate overbites, underbites, and other misalignment problems.
Teen orthodontics can offer many benefits, including:
Overall, teen orthodontics can help improve both oral health and overall well-being, as well as boost self-esteem and confidence.
There are several signs that may indicate that your teenager needs orthodontic treatment. Some of these signs include:
Treatment doesn’t have to be noticeable.
Advances in orthodontics have made treatment more comfortable and less noticeable than ever. Many of today’s treatment options are designed to minimize the appearance of the appliance to better fit any lifestyle.
Options include Invisalign, tooth-colored braces, tiny but more traditional metal braces, and braces that go behind the teeth.
Because not every appliance is suitable for every kind of orthodontic problem, Dr. Berger will determine which appliance will achieve the best result in your teenager’s case.