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2 August 2022

Reasons to have your teeth straightened

If you’re considering straightening your teeth, know that you’re not alone! Millions of people of all ages pursue tooth straightening every year for both functional and cosmetic reasons. We are all guilty of comparing ourselves to others and the things we see on social media. Sometimes, we think we can never have that smile to show off. However, that’s not the case; there are many treatment options available to improve our smiles. There are many easy, pain-free treatments we can have to give us that confidence we all want and need. Continue reading to see reasons to have your teeth straightened.

Here are five reasons why having straighter teeth can benefit you:

  1. To prevent tooth decay: When teeth are crowded or gapped, it can be difficult to brush and floss properly. This can lead to an increased risk of tooth decay and cavities.
  2. For improved self-esteem: Having straight teeth can improve your self-esteem and confidence. You may feel more comfortable smiling and talking to people and be less self-conscious about your appearance.
  3. To prevent gum disease: When teeth are crooked or crowded, it can be difficult to clean them properly. This can lead to an increased risk of gum disease and other oral health problems.
  4. For better oral health overall: Straight teeth are easier to clean, which can lead to better oral health overall.
  5. For a boost of confidence: When you feel good about your smile, it shows! Straight teeth can give you a boost of confidence that can be helpful in both personal and professional situations.

With that boost of confidence that comes with Straight teeth. You may find yourself smiling more often and feeling more self-assured in social and professional situations.

Here at Knighton Dental, we are a Friendly, fun and caring team. We want everyone to feel relaxed when visiting our practice. Book your free consultation today. Don’t be embarrassed by your smile. Come in and have a chat, and let us give you back your smile and confidence.

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