Adult Braces and Orthodontics – Mobile, AL

Many people associate braces with childhood and adolescence. That makes sense given that many people get braces at an early age. And yet, there are many older individuals who never got braces when they were young but could still benefit from braces now. Our Mobile, AL practice is proud to offer adult braces and orthodontics. Dr. William Harvey believes that there is no age limit for a smile that looks great and is healthy as well.

About Adult Orthodontics

Adult orthodontics is what it sounds like: braces and other orthodontic treatments for adults. Adult braces patients at our Mobile, AL practice have varied in age. Some are young adults who are finally undergoing orthodontic care while other are higher in age but still desire a smile that they can be happy about.

There have been many adult celebrities that have opted for braces in the last few years.

Best Candidates for Adult Orthodontics

Ideal candidates for adult orthodontics are people who have any of the following issues with tooth alignment:

  • Crooked teeth/malocclusion
  • Underbites
  • Overbites
  • Cross bites
  • Deep bites

Problems with the alignment of the jaw can also be addressed through adult orthodontics thanks to the controlled tension provided by the brackets, wires, and elastic bands.

Benefits of Adult Orthodontics

The greatest benefit of adult orthodontics is that patients can finally have a smile that is straight, healthy, and great looking. There are very few risks involved in getting adult braces. Since many high-profile figures have undergone adult orthodontics, the stigma that used to be attached to adult braces has diminished a great deal.

When you visit our Mobile, AL practice for adult orthodontics information, we’ll be more than happy to show you before and after photos of adult braces patients. This will give you a great idea of the results that can be achieved.

Schedule a Consultation for Adult Braces in Mobile, AL

Adult braces may be the best option for you if you would like to enhance the appearance of your smile and improve your dental health in the process. Many have benefited from treatment over the years. To learn more about adult orthodontics, contact our Mobile, AL practice for adult braces today. Dr. Harvey and the entire team here look forward to discussing these matters in person.