Adult Braces in Roswell, GA
Located in Roswell and serving Sandy Springs and the greater Atlanta area, JMD Orthodontics and TMJ offers adult braces to transform your smile.
Braces for Adults
Braces aren’t just for children; braces can be used to treat the orthodontic issues of adults as well. Approximately half of patients undergoing treatment with braces are adults. Regardless of your age, braces can offer a beautiful, priceless smile.
Teeth can shift over time, affecting your smile later in life. You may also develop bite issues in adulthood that cause pain and discomfort. Braces can correct these issues to give you more self-confidence and improve your overall dental health.
Types of Adult Braces
Adults can be treated with either metal or ceramic braces. Many adults prefer ceramic braces because of their minimal appearance, which can make wearing braces as an adult less concerning. Upon consulting with Dr. Dierkes, you’ll learn which type of braces will be best to treat the issues you’re experiencing.
Length of Treatment with Adult Braces
Adult teeth can take longer to move into correct positions compared to younger teeth, which can affect the length of treatment. The amount of time you will need to wear adult braces will be determined by your individualized treatment plan. Most adult braces patients wear braces anywhere from 12 to 44 months.
Why Choose Dr. Dierkes?
Dr. Dierkes is committed to providing patients with a naturopathic approach to orthodontic and TMJ treatments. His “All Things Considered” approach to orthodontic treatment carefully considers the relationships among teeth, bone, muscles, TMJ, airway, food allergies, nutritional deficiencies and excesses, and endocrine balances and how each will affect the treatment of the patient. With a holistic approach to the care he provides, Dr. Dierkes believes in patient education and effective communication which allows each patient to make informed choices about their care and treatment as well as fosters a positive working relationship between doctor and patient. While the naturopathic approach may take more time, the care is better for the patient, and the results beyond orthodontics and facial esthetics to improve the patient’s overall health.
How Much Do Adult Braces Cost in Roswell, GA?
The cost of treatment with adult braces will depend on your unique situation. Dr. Dierkes will determine the appropriate course of treatment for you, and our staff will inform you of how much treatment is expected to cost. We provide financing to help you cover out-of-pocket treatment expenses, and your dental insurance may also provide orthodontic coverage.
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Dr. J. Michael Dierkes, DDS, MS, NMD is a nationally recognized orthodontic specialist who has been creating beautiful smiles for over 30 years. His services have improved the lives of people from Roswell and the surrounding areas, including residents of Sandy Springs, Alpharetta, Marietta, and Atlanta. Whether you are an adult, a child, or a teenager, our knowledgeable staff is committed to helping you achieve the radiant, beautiful smile you deserve. Please call us today to schedule your initial consultation!