Yes, you can definitely fix your teeth as an adult. Advancements in dentistry have made it possible to address a wide range of dental issues at any age. Here are some common dental concerns that can be addressed in adulthood:

  1. Misalignment: Orthodontic options like traditional braces, clear aligners (e.g., Invisalign), and lingual braces can help correct misaligned teeth and improve your smile’s aesthetics and functionality.
  2. Crooked Teeth: Cosmetic procedures such as veneers and dental bonding can correct the appearance of crooked or unevenly spaced teeth without the need for extensive orthodontic treatment.
  3. Discoloration: Teeth whitening procedures can remove stains and brighten teeth. Additionally, veneers can cover severe discoloration that doesn’t respond to whitening.
  4. Chipped or Cracked Teeth: Dental bonding and veneers can repair chipped or cracked teeth, restoring their appearance and function.
  5. Missing Teeth: Dental implants, bridges, and dentures are viable solutions to replace missing teeth, improving both aesthetics and oral function.
  6. Gum Issues: Gum contouring can reshape uneven gumlines, enhancing the overall appearance of your smile.
  7. Worn Teeth: Dental crowns and veneers can restore the shape and function of worn teeth, improving both aesthetics and bite alignment.
  8. Jaw Alignment: For more complex cases involving bite issues or jaw misalignment, orthodontic treatment or oral surgery might be recommended.

It’s important to consult with a dentist or orthodontist who specializes in the specific issue you’re looking to address. They can assess your oral health, discuss treatment options, and create a personalized treatment plan that suits your needs and goals. Remember that dental health is important at any age, and improving the appearance of your smile can have positive impacts on your self-confidence and overall well-being.

Dr. Morgan is a Swiss-trained dentist that has been treating patients for over 35 years. He specializes in all facets of Cosmetic Dentistry, Adult Dentistry, including Porcelain Veneers, Implant Dentistry, and Composite bonding.  Contact Us today for an appointment.