People seeking braces often don’t go ahead with the necessary treatment as they have gaps or missing teeth. In truth missing teeth are not an issue and treatment can go ahead without issue. As an adult, you may have lost a tooth or two throughout your life or just have a large gap. It could be that braces are beneficial in these circumstances. Either way, braces are an option. In this post, we’ll take you through the facts and answer your question – Can I get braces with gaps? Let’s get going.
Dr. Joel Gluck has practiced orthodontics since 1983 when he opened his own office in Nashville. He earned his undergraduate degree at Washington University in St. Louis, and his dental degree at the University of Tennessee. Dr. Gluck then completed an orthodontic specialty residency at the University of Michigan, one of the top five orthodontic training residencies in the country. He also wrote an original thesis and received a Master of Science degree.