It’s like the rite of passage for a dazzling smile! Okay, not exactly, but it’s pretty close. So, what’s the scoop?
First off, braces are like the superheroes of teen orthodontics. They swoop in to straighten teeth, fix bite issues, and create those picture-perfect grins. Sure, they come in different styles – traditional metal, sleek ceramic, or even invisible aligners – but the goal is the same: to get those teeth in line.
Now, let’s talk about timing. Teens are often the prime candidates for orthodontic treatment because their permanent teeth are mostly in place, making adjustments more predictable.