Orthodontics deals with alignment of irregularly placed teeth bringing change in esthetics and appearance significantly. Irregularly placed teeth makes brushing difficult that causes tooth decay and gum disease.
There are many treatments in Orthodontics that differ from person to person based on their age,position of teeth and bone.The treatments are
- Fixed appliance (Braces)
- Removable appliance
- Functional appliance
This treatment takes an average of 12 to 18 months for completion . They constitute of brackets fixed to the teeth which may be of
- For Minor tooth corrections
- As Retainers
These appliances are used for growth modification procedure that are aimed at intercepting and treating jaw discrepancies in Children aged 5 to 12 years.
- Twin block
- Frankel appliance
- Head Gear
- Chin Cap
Clear aligners are clear, practically invisible braces that can gently align your teeth. They provide an effective and comfortable way to straighten your smile without the inconvenience of wearing metal or ceramic braces with wires. They get the job done with less time, less discomfort, less hassle.
Myobrace is a soft,three-stage appliance system along with combination of exercise that corrects poor oral habits, while applying light forces to align the teeth.In kids it additionally it corrects upper and lower jaw problems.