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Ever wondered how orthodontics has changed since you had braces 20 years ago? Improvements in technology are changing orthodontics. Parents often notice their child’s treatment is different to their own experience.
Often patients are hoping to be finished treatment before an important event that they want to show off their new look. Whether it is an event or you just want to be free of braces as soon as possible, there are a few things you can do to reduce your treatment time.
Developing good dental habits should start at birth rather than when your child’s first tooth appears. Follow a few simple guidelines and your child will be on the right path for a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums.
Many adults wonder if they have left their run too late when it comes to orthodontics. However, adults are just as good candidates for braces as adolescents. There is no cut-off age as some people may incorrectly assume; teeth can be moved and aligned correctly at any age.
Stains can appear on anyone’s teeth. But staining can be more noticeable for someone who has worn braces because the stains may be worse on the part of the tooth not covered by the brace. Following a few simple guidelines you can stop teeth stains being visible when your braces are removed.