Dental One Associates at Beltway
7650 Belair Road, Baltimore, MD 21236

Transform Your Grown – Up Smile with Adult Braces

Caring for Braces

You’re probably familiar with the idea of braces for kids, but did you know that adults can also benefit from orthodontics? It’s not too late to get a great smile, and today’s options can give you one without all the embarrassment. Modern orthodontic treatments include clear ceramic braces, invisible tooth aligner trays, and brackets that attach discreetly to the back of your teeth to hold wires in place. With a little help from a family orthodontics expert, you’ll soon have a new smile to help you look and feel your best.

The Benefits of Adult Braces

Straightening your smile can have a positive impact on your oral health. Straight teeth are easier to brush and floss, so wearing braces as an adult can reduce your risk of gum disease and tooth decay. If you have a misaligned bite or jaw pain, braces can help to treat those conditions. Having a straighter smile can influence how others see you. A study of people’s reactions to photos of people with both straight and crooked teeth showed that those with straight teeth received higher ratings on attributes such as leadership, popularity, and even athletic ability.

What to Expect with Adult Braces

Your teeth can shift during your lifetime, even if you had braces as a kid. Since it can take longer for adult teeth to move into position than children’s, the length of time adults need to wear braces ranges from one to three years. Once your teeth are aligned, you will probably need to wear a retainer. Your orthodontist can attach permanent retainers to the backs of your teeth.

How to Get Affordable Braces

The cost of orthodontics varies significantly by treatment type, but a good dental plan can cover all or part of orthodontic treatment, making affordable braces a reality. You may even receive a discount if you can pay the entire orthodontics fee up front. Or, talk to your orthodontist about a payment plan. Your smile is worth the investment.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Baltimore, call Dental One Associates at Beltway today at (410) 775-5536 or make an appointment.

Dental One Associates offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Baltimore. With 11 affiliated practices throughout Maryland, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Dental One Associates at Beltway, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Dental One Associates at Beltway. 

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Patient Reviews
Staff is very considerate & friendly. Hygenist was very caring, knowledgeable & professional.
Kathleen K.
Marie the hygienist is amazing. She is the most thorough, friendly person I’ve ever been seen by. I was also examined by DR. Patel afterwards. He is so nice. Even the staff is friendly. I was […]
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We’ve been going to Dental One for years and everyone is great and friendly and they strive to meet our needs.
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Staff was amazing and treated me very well.
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Overall everyone and evrything was nice. Clean environment!
Wanda B.
Was very nervous but I didn’t feel any pain
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Great hygienist
Kimberly F.
Great staff. Courteous, knowledgeable and friendly. They all make the visit a pleasant one.
Kathleen G.
Dr. Patel is very informative and attentive during my visits. I also liked my hygienist during my visit on Monday. Devin is ALWAYS very friendly and knowledgeable.
Danielle B.
It was timely and quickly response. The hygienist was great and good.
Daniel A.
The best experience I have ever had in attending to my oral hygiene!
Dana M.
Great place for the whole family!
Asa H.
Hygienist was friendly, well informed and professional
Sherry C.
The Hygenist-Miss Denise was awesome!!! Patient and very descriptive every step of the way.
Qiana H.
The staff always makes me feel comfortable. Everyone is so nice. Dr.Patel is an amazing dentist. I would definitely recommend this dentist office!
Tammy B.
The hygienist was amazing!
Marcia K.
The service was great everyone was very nice. My doctor was gentle pulling my teeth.
Vera A.
The friendliness and professionalism of the staff.
Yvette D.
This is the best dental practice I have ever used in my life. Dr. Patel and his staff are knowledgeable, efficient, professional and kind.
Kathleen G.
Very professional and friendly staff. Dr. Patel is very knowledgeable and always explains what needs to be done and why. He always makes sure I am comfortable and pain free. I neglected my teeth for […]
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We accept most insurance plans and will be happy to help you understand the coverage that you have. We will do our best to see that you receive your maximum insurance benefits for all covered services.

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Office Hours
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Friday 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (410) 775-5536
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