What fix braces?
If the position of the teeth is inconvenient and makes you feel insecure, orthodontic treatment is necessary.
The most popular option for resolving such problems is with a bracket. Most often used in adolescence, but many adults also wear this device.
Braces are devices that the orthodontist uses to correct curvature in order to properly align the tooth or jaw, so that as a result you get an even bite and a pleasant smile.
Correction of the bite of the teeth with minor deviations is carried out using removable devices. If a more complex case, a fixed design is needed. The path to a perfect smile consists of several steps:
Consultation at the dentist. Installation can only occur on healthy teeth. Therefore, if the oral cavity or gums are inflamed, treatment is first prescribed.
Diagnostics. An x-ray of the dentition is needed, which installation method and plan for eliminating the problem will depend on it.
Preparation and fixation procedure itself. Kappa is a modern orthodontic method that will fix the most accurate position.
Only a visit and examination by a specialist will determine which system is needed. Depending on the place of attachment (on the last teeth or in another way) and material, braces are divided into types: lingual, metal, sapphire or ceramic. By the type of fastening: on the ligature model, when the arc is attached to the lock with special clamps and ligatureless – the lock already has a special clamp.
Why put braces
Proper alignment improves the appearance, makes the whole mouth healthy. If you bite, chew or talk, the enamel will not be damaged. Specialist help is needed if the problem is that:
In the process of growth, crooked teeth formed.
Large gaps between the teeth.
The upper front row protrudes on the lower or vice versa.
Misalignment of the jaw causes malocclusion.
After an injury or surgery, the surface of the teeth requires aesthetic restoration.
Braces treatment for adults is longer, but the result is worth it. Smooth teeth are not only health, but also confidence in communication with friends, relatives and work colleagues.
Stages of wearing braces
A qualified doctor, modern materials and technologies will make the dental braces convenient, and the process of wearing is simple. Wearing braces consists of the following steps:
Adaptation period. The addiction may take a few weeks, a maximum of a month.
Routine observation. In the orthodontic office you need to periodically appear every 2-3 months, you will need a correction. The specialist determines how to tighten the braces, changes the wire.
The final one. Removing does not require much time, first install an invisible retainer, and then remove your bracket.
Private dentistry is engaged in orthodontic treatment professionally, the work provides an individual approach to each, and the cost corresponds to the quality of the service. The treatment time depends on the complexity of the curvature and age. Most patients wear devices for 12 to 24 months. If the patient complies with all the doctor’s instructions, the effect may persist for the rest of his life.