More Adults Are Improving Their Smiles

Orthodontics for adults is quite common and we’re seeing more and more adult patients at Dietrich Orthodontics, and it’s not hard to figure out why.

Many adults see the social and professional benefits that a smile makeover can provide.

1 in 5 Ortho Patients Are Adults

Straight teeth can give you a confidence boost to help you lead a happier, more successful life.

Today, adults make up about one in every five orthodontic patients. Here’s why:

Looking Good

Orthodontics for adults Orthodontic treatment is the best way to correct crooked teeth or spaces that you’ve been conscious about for years. Straight teeth and a great smile can provide a new confidence you’ve been looking for.

Teeth Can Shift

Did you know that your teeth don’t stop moving after you’re a teenager? Teeth that seemed straight and aligned in youth could have shifted later in life.

This can lead to jaw pain, trouble brushing, or a smile you’re unhappy with.

Maintaining Dental Health

If you leave misaligned teeth untreated, you may end up with other dental problems such as tooth decay and gum disease. You may also notice difficulty chewing or abnormal wear on the surface of your teeth.


FAQs About Adult Orthodontics

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