Orthodontic treatment is no longer limited to children. Increasing numbers of adults are having orthodontic work done. In fact, more than half of our patients are adults.
The reasons for this increase in demand are the possibility of having invisible braces (transparent brackets, lingual orthodontics and Invisalign) as well as real awareness not just of the cosmetic benefits but also of the preventive effects of orthodontic treatment which helps to reduce the risk of decay and periodontitis.
Various types of treatment are possible: