Thinking about getting braces to straighten your teeth, but hesitating because you're not sure how long it will take? Or maybe you already wear braces, and you're wondering when you can finally get them off.
This is the most common question orthodontists are asked, so you're definitely not alone. You envision that day when your braces are removed, and you can show off your gleaming, movie star smile to the world.
The good news is that braces are the most efficient way to straighten your teeth.
The news that may be good or bad, depending on your viewpoint, is that there is no straight-forward answer to the question of how long braces will take to straighten your teeth. It really depends on a few factors.