You may not realize it, but the benefits of undergoing orthodontic treatment are not just cosmetic. Yes, improving your smile via braces or some other means can go a long way in improving your appearance. In fact, it can be what separates an attractive individual from an unattractive individual. However, there are many other benefits that you stand to gain when you fix your orthodontic issues. During a consultation with our orthodontist at Nasser Children & Adult Orthodontics, you can learn about more of them, but we have provided just a couple of them below.
Better Oral Health
Did you know that when you have crooked teeth, it’s more difficult to keep them (and your gums) clean? That’s because when you brush and floss, the tiny particles that are stuck in between the teeth can’t be reached due to the teeth overlapping each other.
When you improve your smile with orthodontic treatment, you can enjoy the benefits of better oral health. This can result in improved breath, lower risk of developing cavities, and many other benefits.
As we previously mentioned, the obvious reason to undergo orthodontic treatment is cosmetic in nature. This brings us to our next point. Improved appearance will naturally lead to improved confidence. This is because when you look good, you feel good. Once you fix alignment or bite problems and improve your smile via orthodontic treatment, you may be surprised at just how much your self-confidence levels rise. This can make a huge difference when it comes to the way you carry yourself.
Which Treatment is Right for Me?
Gone are the days when metal braces were your only option for orthodontic treatment! Today, you have access to a number of treatment options, including:
- Clear braces
- Clear aligners
- AcceleDent Aura
- Damon® System
Orthodontic treatment is not one-size-fits-all, which is why we’re happy to offer an array of treatment options for patients to choose from. The right treatment for you can be determined during an evaluation at our office.
How Can I Get Started?
It all starts with an initial assessment with our team at Nasser Children & Adult Orthodontics. During this meeting, we can evaluate your smile and tell you about which treatment is most likely to work in your case. For your convenience, we have offices located in Shreveport and Bossier City. Contact us today to book your appointment. We look forward to speaking with you!