Unfortunately, many people, even several dentists, think orthodontic treatment in adults would be extremely risky or even impossible. In fact, there a no limits whatsoever concerning the age for orthodontic treatment and adult treatment does not carry higher risks than that of children and young adults.
The treatment time is normally a little longer and often complicated by abraded teeth, loss of teeth, artificial dentures or earlier periodontal disease. Many orthodontists do not treat adults for two reasons: not only is it technically more difficult, but also do adult patients often demand much more discussion than young patients. In our office, we have got the knowledge and the longtime experience for the treatment of adults, as well as the will to meet their need for information.