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Is it too late to have braces if I am already an adult?

A surprising percentage of our patients are adults. In fact, 25 percent of all orthodontic patients are adults. No patient is "too old" to straighten their teeth!

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Cavity (Caries)

If teeth are not kept clean with good brushing and flossing plaque will accumulate on the teeth. Acid from the plaque leaches calcium from the tooth enamel causing cavities. Initially these cavities look like chalky white marks on the teeth and later they become brown holes.