The most obvious or common reason for orthodontics is an improved bite and a straighter smile. This can often go a long way toward improving the patient’s confidence and self-image. Having a straight and beautiful smile is important, but it’s even more important to correct any potential dental problems that could be caused by an improper alignment of the teeth.
Crooked teeth can be difficult to clean properly. This can lead to tooth decay, dental cavities, and even gum disease and eventual tooth loss. Additionally, untreated orthodontic problems can cause speech impairments, problems with chewing and digestion, frequent headaches, and premature wear on the surfaces of the teeth.
Below are a few of the many reasons why orthodontic treatment may be recommended for you or your child:
If you believe that orthodontic treatment is necessary, please contact Kuhni Orthodontic Studio here in Spanish Fork, UT and we can help you determine which treatment option(s) would be best for your situation. Find a kids braces dentist today! Serving the surrounding region of Spanish Fork including Mapleton, Palmyra, Lake Shore, Benjamin, Springville, Nephi, Payson, Santaquin, Provo, Ephraim, Mount Pleasant, Fairview, and Salem.