One of the biggest reasons we may recommend braces over clear aligners for teens is to ensure the success of the treatment. Because clear aligners can be removed, some teens may have trouble keeping them in. Metal braces won’t offer this problem.
Teen Braces Overview
Finding the best braces for teens in Herndon is made simple with Trü Orthodontics. We walk you and your teen through our options—including metal braces, InBrace lingual braces, or clear aligners like Invisalign® or our own Trü Clear Aligners—and work with you to find the ideal recommendation!
Braces can treat a variety of alignment issues for your teen, including:
Generally crooked teeth
How Teen Braces Work
Whether we decide to go with clear aligners or traditional metal braces, these teeth straightening techniques work by gradually shifting the placement of the teeth.
What to Expect
We work with you and your teen to find a solution that meets your preferences, lifestyle, budget, and desired results. We always ensure you understand exactly what to expect from whichever method we decide to go with, including understanding a timeline of results, and when to come in for follow up visits!
Why Choose Trü for Teen Braces in Herndon?
Our experts at Trü Orthodontics provide friendly and compassionate orthodontic care to you and your family!
We always utilize the most cutting-edge technology, such as 3D scanning instead of old-fashioned mold-taking, to ensure the best results possible.
A Trü Orthodontic Partner
When you choose Trü Orthodontics, your family gets a lifetime partner along your smile journeys. We empower and educate our patients!
Frequently Asked Questions
As we’re sure you’re well aware, teenagers often worry about how braces may affect their appearance. With clear aligners, you can ensure the orthodontic success of braces while maintaining your child’s confidence and self-esteem! There are other benefits to clear aligners aside from cosmetic—because you can remove these braces when eating, flossing, and brushing, there’s less risk to your teen’s dental hygiene than with traditional braces.
There is no clear answer to how long a teenager should wear braces. Every time we begin treatment for teen braces in Herndon, we assess the expected timeline of the treatment and make sure you and your teenager fully understand what to expect.