Crooked teeth could lead to other problems than a poor smile. Evidence suggests that there is a correlation with heart issues, as crooked teeth are more difficult to keep clean, leading to gum disease.
One viable solution can be seen in a clear plastic alignment tray. What are some advantages of this modern alternative to metal braces?
– These trays can be removed so that your teeth are able to be cleaned.
– They are virtually invisible so are very discreet.
– They produce similar results to braces over time.
“Orthodontic treatment isn’t usually available for adults on the NHS, although it may be approved for health reasons.”
Take a look at the additional teeth-straightening options that a dentist may offer:
After graduating from Cardiff University in 2013, Carys worked both in general practice and in a postgraduate training role at Cardiff Dental Hospital, gaining experience in oral surgery, sedation and paediatric dentistry. Immediately prior to joining us at Gallions, she was working on Australia’s Sunshine Coast in Queensland. Friendly and personable, Carys believes strongly in creating a welcoming environment in which her patients can feel relaxed. In her spare time she enjoys dance, yoga and music (especially singing), as well as anything water sports related!