An orthodontic treatment involves using a visible or invisible braces straighten up one or more teeth located in the mouth. Orthodontics performed by both functional and aesthetic reasons. A distinction is therefore esthetic orthodontics and functional orthodontics.
Nowadays, orthodontic treatment is in most cases a relatively simple treatment performed on both children and adults with very good results. The traditional “track” has received the competitive position of more modern technologies, with a focus on a more aesthetic and easier form of treatment.
For whom is suitable orthodontic treatment with braces?
For a number of years ago was performed orthodontic almost exclusively on young people even teens. Today, patients of all ages and there is no upper age limit.
The view of our teeth has changed. From simply be there to help us to chew food, the currently also contributing to one, in our view, acceptable appearance.
Orthodontics is thus for all those who either need to get a wrongly asked to work better or for those who want to straighten skewed, rotated and skewed teeth or reduce gaps in order to get a more beautiful smile.
Many patients have previously opted out of braces due to the appearance affected during this period. This need with the current techniques and materials no longer be a problem.
Who can not perform an orthodontic treatment?
In some conditions that inflamed gums, active periodontal disease, dental caries (holes), too many crowns, teeth that lack enamel, pain in the jaw or face alternatively generally neglected teeth can not be an orthodontist begins. The situation in those cases first be investigated and addressed.