Orthodontics is the branch of Dentistry that specializes in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of dental and facial irregularities.
Infants and young children in the age of two and a half teeth out together, shall carry out a check to the hospital dentistry, under the guidance of a doctor to do children's oral health by dental handpiece, hanging objects such as sucking means to correct bad habits. When conditions permit conditions, child oral examination should be done once a year. Common teeth to package Days in the 4-year-old should be treated dentition should be in 7-12 years, and the best time for the permanent correction of 12-14 years of age.
Correction is to maintain the original form without changing the teeth, the teeth re-arranged to restore normal oral function and form of the process, not only for the beautiful, real Zhi oral bone biology is a process of conversion, the process is generally take two years or so. Should not affect learning and work. If a child is missing teeth, you can wait until the early permanent dentition (teeth for End) treatment, if the missing teeth associated with mandibular retrusion or maxillary deficiency, treatment should be do immediatelly.
Types of OrthodonticTreatment Available:
1, Conventional Orthodontics. The most commonly accepted way orthodontic treatment is provided to patients, consisting of bonded brackets and wirws that move teeth and takes about 18 to 24 months to complete.
2, Clear Aligner Therapy. This fairly new method of treatment has become very popular because of several advantages over conventional orthodontics. The first is that the aligners are clear and almost invisible, addressing a cosmetic need. The second advantage is the removable nature of the appliance, which allows for better access for brushing and flossing.
There have been several companies that produce clear aligners. Of these, Invisalign and Clear Correct are the most commonly used, and Invisalign is the market leader due to their marketing efforts.
3, Short Term Orthodontics. The newest trend in the orthodontics techniques market. Promoted under several trademarked names, including "six month braces", offers to treat only the front teeth or smile or cosmetic zone without attempting to fix any problems with the bite or the back teeth, and do it in a short period of time of about six months. This appeals to individuals that may be ok with wearing braces for a few months in order to get a nicer smile.