Braces Adult

Benefits of Getting Braces as an Adult

Have you been thinking of getting braces? You are not alone. Over half of Australians adults are self-conscious about their teeth, and more than two-thirds are considering treatment to improve their smile.

It might feel strange being an adult and wanting to get braces, as you’re not a teenager anymore! We want you to feel comfortable and empowered to get braces even as an adult. Straight teeth for life is something everyone can enjoy. You might not know what to expect and we understand it can feel scary to take the next step, but after hearing these four reasons to get adult braces at Mehta Orthodontics, you’re going to run (not walk) to your free consultation with the Mehta Orthodontics team.

  1. It’s never too late. It’s actually trending! With the age of social media everyone is more empowered than ever before. There is no stigma of adults with braces and we are seeing more and more adults start their journey to the perfect smile they deserve. If you jump onto google you will see that now 1 in three orthodontic patients are adults!
  2. Boost your Confidence! If you are an adult looking to get braces now, you’ve had teeth on your mind for a while! Take the steps to feel a level of confidence that you haven’t felt before. Having straight teeth and a smile that you’re confident with will enhance your social confidence, your work life presence and your overall attitude when interacting throughout your day to day life, all thanks to adult braces.
  3. Braces are discreet. As technology and orthodontic advancements move forward, you have options now for how to make your braces even more discreet. You might be worried about feeling self-conscious while you have braces on and this is totally normal. Mehta Orthodontics offers a wide range of discreet treatment options so you can feel confident whilst wearing braces.
  4. Improved Oral Health! Getting braces as an adult has become even more popular due to the positive impact on your oral health. Many health issues are linked to your teeth alignment which can cause jaw pain, headaches, digestive issues, or even sleep apnea. With braces from Dr Mehta at Mehta Orthodontics, your braces and treatment plan will help you take care of these issues and even cure the cause of the problem.