Do I Need Braces?
There are numerous reasons for a person to have braces. Some of the most common reasons include:
· Straighten teeth
· Close spaces
· Correct a non-ideal bite
· Recover impacted canines
What are the Benefits of Orthodontic Treatment?
There are many benefits to orthodontic treatment. The obvious reasons are healthier teeth and better smiles, but there are some interesting social benefits as well. These are all benefits of having an ideal smile:
· Attractive smile
· Properly aligned occlusion, which decreases tooth wear and TMJ symptoms
· Improved oral hygiene as straight teeth are easier to clean
· Athleticism, social skills, and leadership are viewed more favorably by peers
· More likely to be hired for a job