Adult orthodontics

Adult orthodontics in Manhattan, Kansas

Orthodontic treatment is no longer just for teens. The American Association of Orthodontists states that one in five orthodontic patients is over 21.

Many adults in Manhattan, Junction City, Wamego, Fort Riley and the surrounding areas choose to receive treatment at Tindall Orthodontics because they understand the importance of maintaining their health, and want to feel better about their appearance. Adults everywhere are taking advantage of the opportunity to receive orthodontic care, and now you can too.

Some common reasons why adults consider orthodontic treatment include:

  • A bad bite or malocclusion, causing teeth to fit together incorrectly

  • Teeth are crowded or spaced apart, possibly causing tooth decay or gum disease

  • Abnormal jaw pain, or pressure that is caused by crooked teeth

  • Desire for a healthier mouth and a more confident smile

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Our adult braces options

For many adults, the thought of having metal braces is enough to discourage them from receiving treatment. However, today’s orthodontic treatment options offer a variety of braces and appliances that are comfortable, aesthetic, and customized to meet your needs. We offer the following types of braces for adults:

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Why should you consider orthodontic treatment?

  • Straight teeth are healthy teeth — Teeth that are properly aligned are easier to keep clean with flossing and brushing, and may help prevent other health problems.
  • A beautiful, straight smile builds confidence — Orthodontic treatment can help boost your self-confidence, giving you a better quality of life and the freedom to smile without holding back!
  • Mouths left untreated can get worse — Not receiving orthodontic treatment when it’s needed can create long-term health issues costing you more in the end.

To learn more about the benefits of adult orthodontics please contact our Manhattan, Kansas, orthodontist office to schedule a free consultation. We understand busy schedules and will work with you to ensure each office visit is as convenient as possible.