Braces treatment or Orthodontic treatment is a way of straightening or moving teeth in correct position, to improve the appearance of the teeth and face.
Who should undergo orthodontic treatment?
- Irregular teeth
- Thumb sucking habit
- Mouth breathing habit
- Spaces between teeth
- Forwardly placed teeth
- Backwardly placed teeth
Benefits of orthodontic treatment
- Crowded teeth are more difficult to properly brush and floss, which may contribute to tooth decay and /or gum disease
- Protruding teeth are more susceptible to accident chipping.
- Cross bites can result in unfavorable growth and uneven tooth wear.
- Open bite can result in tongue thrusting habits and speech problems.