Range of Orthodontic Treatments by Specialist Orthodontistby Dr. David Dayan Orthodontist
problems spoil the overall appearance of the person and have a negative effect
on self confidence. A plethora of teeth and gum problems also arise as a result
of orthodontic problems. Therefore, it is necessary to visit a qualified
orthodontist to get the right and effective treatment for all kinds of
orthodontic abnormalities. One Love Orthodontics provides highly qualified orthodontist in Midwood dealing
with the diagnosis and treatment of common as well as less common orthodontic
problems in children, adolescents and adults.
What kinds of abnormalities are covered?
Some of the various orthodontic abnormalities that are tackled in the clinic have been mentioned here.
Bite problems- Bite problem can be divided into open bite, cross bite, over bite and underbite.
· Open bite- The upper and lower front teeth do not meet on biting.
· Cross bite- Some of the upper teeth sit behind the lower teeth on biting.
· Overbite- The upper teeth protrude over the lower teeth on biting.
· Underbite- The lower teeth sits in front of the upper teeth on biting.
Crowding- Lack of enough space in the mouth leads to crowding of the teeth leading to overlapping and a crooked appearance.
Spacing- Presence of large spaces between teeth is called spacing.
Protrusion- This is a condition in which the upper teeth protrude out over the lower teeth.
Appliances for treatment
Braces, both metal and clear types, are offered to the patients. invisalign Brooklyn is also offered by the clinic. This is a clear plastic aligner. Other appliances used in orthodontic treatments are as follows.
· Jaw repositioning appliances
· Palatal expanders
· Space maintainers
· Lip and cheek bumpers
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