So, why is it important to have straight teeth?
Having a perfect smile certainly makes you look better, however, the benefits of straight teeth are not just cosmetic. Having straight teeth makes a positive impact on your physical health, mental health and emotional wellbeing.
The health benefits of having straight teeth include:
• Healthier gums: When teeth are in their proper place, your gums fit snugly around each tooth and they are easier to clean, lessening chances of developing gum disease.
• Improved oral health: Straight teeth are easier to clean. This means fewer cavities, plaque, and tooth loss.
• Helps problems caused by an improper bite: Having straight teeth brings the jaws and teeth into the correct alignment that addresses jaw pain, neck pain and headaches. Straight teeth also prevent problems with speech, chewing issues and wear and tear that damages tooth enamel.
If you have always wanted to have straight teeth, there are lots of options to choose from today. Give our office a call at (813) 977-7000 to set up a consultation. We’re here to help!