Adult Orthodontic – it’s Our Specialty
Many Dentists have been of the opinion that very young children and adults could not or should not be treated Orthodontically, but that idea has been changing, giving these two groups a chance to be treated and to enjoy good function and esthetics.
Most orthodontists have experienced an increase in the number of adult patients in the past few years. This has undoubtedly been due to increased experience with adult orthodontic treatment and the achievement of good results, increased public awareness of the possibilities of adult treatment.
Innovations in appliances and tooth-colored wires
Innovations in appliances- especially the advent of direct bonding, and less visible brackets and tooth-colored wires- have caught the attention of many adults who would not otherwise seek orthodontic treatment. The recent development is lingual orthodontics or invisible orthodontics, have further motivated them. There is always a misconception regarding treatment timing, but best braces can make treatment timing from six months to two years depending upon severity of problems. Age is a factor that should be taken into consideration, but results are usually gratifying even in patients of advanced age.
We are specialists in adult Orthodontics & have almost 60% patients of our total patient number, who are happily undergoing braces treatment with new advance system of braces.
A new technique to reduce treatment timing in adult patients. Here instead of molar teeth the bone used as the anchor area with mini implant, which dramatically reduces friction between braces & wire and moves teeth at faster rate, thereby further reducing treatment timings. We have treated a number of cases with this painless technique with best results.