Dental One Associates of Fredericksburg
201 Park Hill Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22401

The Case for Braces for Adults


You’re never too old for braces. In fact, as many as three-quarters of adults have some type of orthodontic problem, and adults make up 20% of all orthodontic patients. Discover how braces can straighten out your dental problems.

Benefits of Braces

Today, orthodontists are treating more adults than ever as people are realizing the power and pleasure of a great-looking smile. Some of the personal and professional advantages of braces for adults include:

  • Greater self-confidence.
  • More career opportunities.
  • Better social life.
  • Reduced risk of tooth decay since misaligned are more difficult to clean, which makes them more prone to decay and disease.
  • Improved chewing ability.
  • Increased comfort.

When Braces are Best

According to orthodontists, age is not an issue in orthodontic treatment. But certain factors affect the decision of braces for adults, such as the adult’s current dental health, their overall health, and the dental problem in need of repair. Yet even the best orthodontist cannot provide treatment when certain diseases or drugs would complicate care, such as periodontal disease, leukemia, severe heart-valve disease, uncontrolled diabetes, bleeding disorders, and when taking some medications for arthritis or osteoporosis.

Better Braces Today

Braces have grown up over the years and today’s orthodontic appliances are less noticeable and more comfortable than ever. New orthodontic options include clear braces, virtually invisible clear aligners, and braces placed on the back of teeth. To find the best orthodontist in Fredericksburg, ask your dentist and your friends for recommendations and discover the joy of a better smile.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Fredericksburg, call Dental One Associates of Fredericksburg today at (540) 765-4655 or make an appointment.

Dental One Associates offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Fredericksburg. With 6 affiliated practices throughout Virginia, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Dental One Associates of Fredericksburg, 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 of Fredericksburg.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
The staff is friendly and professional and the service is always prompt.
T. M.
Everyone in the office was friendly and understanding. I had the date wrong for my appointment but they managed to get me in that day.
Loretta J.
Reliable and skilled dentist, oral surgeon, and others
Gale T.
Excellent, friendly service and value.
John D.
Tyshia is always great
Mark M.
Good service. Always flexible for scheduling. Friendly staff. Good dental work.
Joel A.
I have been with Dental One Associates for many years, and I wouldn’t go anywhere else. Every member of the staff is great, and I especially like Tyshia, who takes great care of me. Five stars!
Shelly S.
I had a good experience on my first visit there. Everyone was very friendly and helpful.
Teresa D.
The office staff is very friendly and helpful. Also the dentist does great work and has a good bedside manner.
Kandy M.
Very happy with this dentist
Margie W.
Very helpful, caring, friendly staff
Charissa H.
The procedure went very well and they took good care of me.
Jeff M.
Well with me walking in about 24 hours before my scheduled appointment for the first step in getting another tooth crowned and you all took me pretty much immediately, I’d say that’s star […]
William B.
Great ortho care and friendly staff
Ty P.
Outstanding service and caring staff.
John G.
This is a great practice. The staff is very professional, and the dentist took time to explain what my regular dentist did not.
Kreative B.
Tyshia has always done excellent work on me over the many years. Very gentle and thorough. Dr. Mohammed and his excellent Staff did the best root canal I’ve ever received. He is a fast worker and […]
James R.
Friendly staff and fast service.
Arden D.
Awesome customer service
Edward W.
Everyone was very nice and efficient.
Carla B.
We Accept Most Insurance Plans!
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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 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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  • Phone: (540) 765-4655
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