Today, an increasing number of adults are choosing to wear clear braces to straighten their teeth and correct malocclusions
(bad bites). In fact, it is now estimated that almost one third of all current orthodontic patients are adults.
Orthodontic braces, clear and metal braces are predictable, versatile and incredibly successful at realigning the teeth. Braces work in the same way regardless of the age of the patient, but the treatment time is greatly reduced in patients who are still experiencing jaw growth and have not been affected by gum disease. In short, an adult can experience the same beautiful end results as a teenager, but treatment often takes longer.