Many adults live with crooked or crowded teeth because they can’t be bothered with involved orthodontic treatment. What they often don’t realize, is that there are treatment options that are designed specifically for the lifestyle of busy, active adults.
The primary motivation for adults to seek orthodontic care is typically to improve the appearance of teeth that show when they smile. Today’s short-term treatments are designed specifically for these patients.
If you are adult, you may be wondering if the investment in time and money is worth it. Here are a few things you should take into account when considering orthodontic treatment.
Your Confidence Soars
You may choose treatment because you want your smile to look better, but an added benefit is the boost to your self-confidence. When your smile looks healthy and beautiful, your confidence shows, and you will find that acquaintances and business associates are drawn to you.
Better Oral Health
Did you know that aligning those crooked teeth isn’t just a cosmetic solution? When teeth are tightly crowded together, they are difficult to clean, making good oral hygiene a challenge. Straightening your teeth makes brushing and flossing a breeze and helps prevent gum disease.
Improved Quality of Life
This may sound like a stretch, but your oral health involves more than problem-free teeth. Worry about the way you look or concerns about an unhealthy smile can both affect your ability to enjoy life to its fullest.
Please Call to Schedule a Consultation
If you are thinking about orthodontics in Summerville, please call Azalea Dental to schedule a consultation. We offer a number of short-term treatments including clear aligner therapy and Six Month Smiles. Dr. Thomas Riley will talk to you about your goals and desires and help you choose the option that fits your lifestyle and your budget.