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If you suffer from malocclusions or bad bites, it is never too late to consider an orthodontic treatment to straighten your smile. Although braces are often thought of as treatments only for children, it is possible to have near-invisible aligners these days to give you a smile that’s highly effective and discreet enough to not be a hindrance in social settings.

Once braces have straightened your teeth, you will receive a boost in your self-esteem and a positive self-image. You’ll find yourself showing off your new smile through the increased happiness you feel. Not only will your self-esteem receive a boost, so too will your oral health.

Crooked teeth can lead to numerous oral ailments including increased risks of tooth decay and gum disease. Issues with plaque being lodged between teeth are often more likely, and brushing your teeth often is more difficult with crooked teeth as well. Straighter teeth will also improve eating and speaking skills that may be hindered by crooked teeth.

If you would like to set up an orthodontic exam at Orthodontics, Inc. or would like an all-inclusive oral exam from Dr. Joseph A. Wilson and our team at our dentist office, please call us at (505) 325-8858. We are here to be the orthodontist you require in Farmington, New Mexico.