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Benefits of Braces for Adults

by Emily Taylor, Orthodontics
April 13, 2020

Question: What are the benefits of braces for adults?

Answer: Adult braces improve: The ability to chew and bite properly
The ability to restore missing teeth

The facial appearance

Confidence and self-esteem

Overall oral health
Braces for adults prevent: Periodontal (gum) problems

Tooth decay by correcting the areas where plaque can easily build-up

The strain on the jaws, teeth, and muscles that can lead to tooth breakage

The abnormal wearing of tooth surface

Bone loss around teeth

Difficulties in chewing

Emily Taylor works at Thurman Orthodontics in Fresno CA. She loves to write about everything to do with a healthy bite and a beautiful smile – whether is it ways to achieve it or the importance of it in the various aspects of life.

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