Why choose adult orthodontics?
Orthodontic work can have a range of benefits for adults. In fact, studies show that one in four orthodontic patients is an adult. Orthodontics for adults move teeth into proper alignment, giving you a better bite and making it easier to keep your teeth clean. People who suffer from TMJ (temporomandibular joint) problems can benefit from having orthodontic work as straight teeth will correct your bite decrease neuromuscular triggers that cause grinding. If you suffer from sleep apnea or sleep disorders, then orthodontic treatment may also be beneficial. Dr. Mize is experienced in orthodontics for adults, with treatments including: