Adult Orthodontics

Orthodontic treatment is no longer just for teens. The American Association of Orthodontists reports that one in five orthodontic patients is over the age of 21. In Kingsport, TN, many adults are opting for treatment to maintain their health and enhance their appearance. Adults everywhere are taking advantage of the opportunity to receive orthodontic care, and now you can too. Let us help you achieve the smile that allows you to be your best self.

Why Adults Consider Orthodontic Treatment in Kingsport, TN:

  • A bad bite or malocclusion, causing teeth to fit together incorrectly
  • Teeth are crowded or spaced apart (gaps), possibly leading to tooth decay or gum disease
  • Abnormal jaw pain or pressure that is caused by crooked teeth
  • The desire for a healthier mouth and a more confident smile

Treatment Options for Adults

For many adults, the thought of having metal braces is enough to discourage them from receiving treatment. However, today’s orthodontic treatment options offer a variety of braces and appliances that are comfortable, aesthetic, and customized to meet your needs. Types of orthodontic treatment include:

Why Should You Consider Orthodontic Treatment

STRAIGHT TEETH ARE HEALTHY TEETH– Teeth that are properly aligned are easier to keep clean with flossing and brushing, and may help prevent other health problems.
A BEAUTIFUL, STRAIGHT SMILE BUILDS CONFIDENCE– Orthodontic treatment can help boost your self-confidence, giving you a better quality of life and the freedom to smile without holding back!
MOUTHS LEFT UNTREATED CAN GET WORSE– Not receiving orthodontic treatment when it’s needed can create long-term health issues costing you more in the end.

To explore the advantages of adult orthodontics further, please reach out to our office to arrange a complimentary evaluation with Dr. Cindy and Dr. Sam. We recognize your hectic schedule and are committed to ensuring each office visit is as convenient as possible for you.