Terrified of the dentist..need braces tho?

i am 40 years old..am i too old to get my teeth straightened?..i am terrified of the cast part as i gagged and was in tears years ago when i had a temp brace on.i never went back due to long waiting times etc.im older and really hate my teeth and would love to get over my fear,..i havent been to a dentist in 20... show more i am 40 years old..am i too old to get my teeth straightened?..i am terrified of the cast part as i gagged and was in tears years ago when i had a temp brace on.i never went back due to long waiting times etc.im older and really hate my teeth and would love to get over my fear,..i havent been to a dentist in 20 years.im clean..but crooked..no fillings etc.advice anyone? UK only please
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