As we have mentioned, adolescence is an ideal period to undergo orthodontic treatment notably because adult teeth are well developed at this stage. Nonetheless, jaws of teenagers still can potentially grow, which is useful when the alignment of teeth or jaws needs to be corrected.
A majority of orthodontics’ clientele undergo treatment between the ages of 11 and 18 years old. However, let it be known that it is never too late to consult an orthodontist. In this field, the saying “better late than never” applies!