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Ellenikiotis & Associates
Today, an increasing number of adults are choosing to wear braces to straighten their
teeth and correct their bites. It is now estimated that almost one third of current orthodontic
patients are adults.
Orthodontic treatment with braces or Invisalign® are predictable, versatile, and successful ways to straighten teeth and correct bite problems for adults.
Can adults benefit from orthodontic treatment?
Adults can benefit from orthodontic treatment by the improved esthetic outcome they
receive from their new smile. Straightened teeth and a healthy bite can help resolve difficulties with biting,
chewing, and/or articulating clearly. Straight teeth and a healthy bite can also contribute to a reduction in tooth
decay, decreased likelihood of developing periodontal disease, decreased likelihood of tooth injury, and reduction
in abnormal tooth wear.
What are the main orthodontic treatment options for adults?
The main orthodontic treatment options for adults include:
If you have any questions about orthodontic treatment, please feel free to contact our
We encourage you to contact us with any questions or comments you may have. Please call our office or use the quick contact form below.
20514 Saratoga-Los Gatos Rd. Suite A
Saratoga, CA 95070
1600 Willow St. Suite 100
San Jose, CA 95125