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What Makes Orthodontic Care So Popular?

Orthodontic treatments have seen a drastic surge in popularity in recent years. Nowadays, orthodontic care is popular among adults and teenagers, and early intervention is often used for children. According to the National Library of Medicine, by 2030, the worldwide orthodontics market is expected to grow from $7.00 billion to $27.73 billion. There are several reasons why orthodontic care is increasing in popularity.


Many people feel self-conscious about their smile when their teeth are not correctly aligned. This can have a devastating impact on their career and social life. Most don’t feel like being sociable when they don’t feel comfortable smiling. Orthodontic care can help align the teeth to ensure patients feel comfortable with themselves.

Dental Health

Cavities often accompany misaligned teeth. If your teeth are not correctly aligned, it can be challenging to brush and floss properly, which can cause several dental problems. Gum disease is also common among patients who need orthodontic care. Properly aligned teeth are easier to clean, ensuring you can enjoy a healthier mouth and fewer dental concerns.

Oral Function

Bone and tooth misalignment can cause several functional problems. It can make it challenging to chew, resulting in uneven tooth wear. Chewing may also be painful. Some people have a hard time speaking because they need orthodontic treatment. A proper treatment plan can restore lost function, making it easier to eat and talk.

Advanced Options

Orthodontic care is increasing in popularity because there are so many treatment options. Previously, many people thought braces were only for children because they were metal or had brightly colored rubber bands. Now, clear alignment trays can help correct problems and are virtually invisible. Tooth-colored braces allow adults to align their teeth without feeling embarrassed.

Long-Term Benefits

Orthodontic treatment plans offer long-term benefits that many appreciate. For example, speaking clearly and ensuring you feel confident can help your social life and career. You’ll feel confident when you head to job interviews. The benefits of orthodontic treatment will last a lifetime.

At Aspen Orthodontics, we believe in working with patients to ensure they can enjoy the fantastic benefits of a personalized treatment plan. Our doctors will work with you to ensure you get your desired results. Contact us today to schedule an appointment.

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