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Seeking the perfect smile? Dental experts say adults face possible complications from braces that teens rarely encounter
Braces used to be just for teens.
A growing numbers of adults are having orthodontic treatments, hoping to achieve the perfect smile and bite. And more dentists are offering their grown-up patients appliances designed to be more discreet than traditional metal braces, including clear aligners, porcelain braces and back-of-the-teeth lingual orthodontics.
While the principles of straightening teeth are pretty much the same at any age, ...