Orthodontic treatment is not just for adolescents. Many people who missed out on having their teeth straightened as a child can still benefit from treatment as an adult. In fact, 1 in 5 orthodontic patients in Australia are adults!
There are many benefits to adults having orthodontic treatment. Some of these benefits can be:
In some of these cases, the orthodontist will need to work with other specialists such as Periodontists (gum specialists), Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, or Prosthodontists (implants/crowns/veneer specialists) to achieve the best result.
Understandably, many adults can be concerned about the appearance of traditional metal braces. Invisalign™ sequential plastic aligners can be a great alternative to braces. For more complex cases, where braces are the most suitable option, we offer Damon Clear ™ tooth coloured ceramic braces.
The cost of orthodontic treatment can vary depending on the complexity and length of treatment. Click here to find out more about our fees and payment plans.