Braces for teens is a part of adolescence. At Lineberger Orthodontics, Dr. Matt Lineberger, Dr. Megan Lineberger, Dr. Claire Fedore and Dr. Bhaven Sayania, offer braces for kids in Charlotte, Elizabeth, Huntersville and surrounding communities in North Carolina.
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What are Braces for Teens?
The teenage years are a great time to get braces and repair any issues keeping you from having a great smile. At this time in your life, the adult, or permanent, teeth have grown in, and your jaw is fully developed. In a way, teen braces are your first step towards adulthood. These orthodontic appliances help with any gaps, crooked teeth, overlaps, bite problems and many other issues that may cause dental problems in the future.
What are the Benefits of Teen Braces?
- May prevent dental complications in the future
- Types of braces to fit your personality
- Helps with mild to severe problems with the teeth and jaw
- Gives you a nice smile for your selfies
How Do Braces for Teens Work?
Braces are made of wires, brackets, bands and other parts that all work together to reposition your teeth. Yes, it is true, braces cover your teeth, but imagine having teen braces that fit your personality! L.O. offers:
What Can Be Corrected with Teen Braces?
- Overbite, underbite and crossbite
- Spaces between the teeth
- Protruding front teeth
- Overlapping teeth
- Crooked teeth
What Should I Expect from Braces for Teens?
Feeling uncomfortable about getting braces is normal, but at L.O., we make having teen braces a really fun and exciting time in your life. Think of braces as giving you a wonderful smile for the rest of your life (given that you already know how to brush and floss your teeth). Also imagine spending less time brushing and flossing because you have fewer issues that make those tasks hard. Now, imagine going to your dentist and getting an A+ every time. These are just some of the truly positive results of getting braces for teens. We can tell you so many more during your first appointment.
How Much Do Teen Braces Cost?
The cost of braces may or may not be included in your family budget, and we do not want you to feel as if you have to sacrifice the quality of orthodontic care for your teen simply because you cannot afford it. At L.O., we offer two options for parents. Treatment for teen braces can be developed with a tiered strategy that considers what you can afford each month. We also offer in-house financing.
Does Insurance Cover Braces for Teens?
Most dental insurance companies offer lifetime orthodontic benefits, and we do everything possible to maximize your benefits.
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Braces for teens are super exciting! Lineberger Orthodontics offers braces for teens in Charlotte, Elizabeth, Huntersville and surrounding communities in North Carolina. Contact us today to schedule your appointment.