In the past, braces and other orthodontic treatments were reserved for teenagers and pre-teens who had issues with their bite. Today, however, there are a number of options available for adults. In fact, in today’s dentistry, nearly 30 percent of all orthodontic treatments are applied to adults. This is a growing trend, but it’s important to remember that early orthodontic treatment will be more effective. In fact, the American Dental Association recommends that orthodontic evaluations be given to children by the age of seven in order to ensure they can be treated early for maximum effectiveness. Read about the Invisalign Clear Aligners.