What is Orthodontic treatment / Dental Braces?Orthodontic treatment is a part of cosmetic dentistry which is also known as Dental Braces. It is a way where in, orthodontic treatment corrects the misalignment of the tooth by aligning it from the jaw,improving the facial structure and gives the patient a beautiful smile. Dental braces treatment also improve the irregular biting process, the level of crooked teeth that do not fit together correctly.
Why should I get Braces?
It is assumed that most of the people have crooked teeth because of weak development of the jaw, mouth breathing, tongue thrusting, reverse swallowing and thumb sucking that are real causes for crooked teeth. Dental Braces or Orthodontic treatment will help to straighten the teeth or move them into a better position.
In some patients, it is seen that their upper front teeth are placed forwardly which may cause problems of teeth fracture. This treatment will help to fix the problem by placing the tooth in the correct position.
What is the cost of Dental Braces Treatment or Orthodontic Treatment?The price of the Orthodontic treatment or dental braces ranges from 20,000/- to few lakhs as there are different types of dental braces with different features. The treatment price also depends on the diagnosis. The various types of dental braces are metal braces, ceramic braces, self ligating braces, lingual braces and invisible braces. You can find the exact price of dental braces or orthodontic treatment at Sabka dentist by visiting our price list online https://www.sabkadentist.com/dental-treatment-pricing-list/
At what age should I have Dental Braces or orthodontic treatment?Dental Braces Orthodontic treatment is generally best carried out in children, but adults can have orthodontic treatment – and more and more are doing. Age is less important than having the proper number of teeth. In children, it may be necessary to wait for enough teeth to come through before starting treatment.
How to go about orthodontic treatment?The most important thing is to have a full examination. This will usually involve looking at your teeth, taking x-rays and making plaster models of your teeth. Your dentist or orthodontist will then discuss what treatment is possible. Once you are sure you want to go ahead, the treatment can begin as soon as you have enough permanent teeth.
Are Dental Extractions required for Dental Braces or Orthodontic Treatment?You may not have enough room for all your permanent teeth and so it may be necessary to take out some permanent teeth to make space. Your dentist will tell you whether this is the case. Sometimes space can be created using other forms of treatment.
What should a detailed orthodontic treatment plan include?Orthodontic treatment can be done by many sorts of appliances, which most people know as “braces”. Everyone has a slightly different bite, so the treatment techniques vary. Braces are the most common approach and help move the teeth slowly by applying precise amounts of light pressure over a long period of time. Most orthodontic treatments occur in two phases:
- The active phase— Braces or other appliances are used to move the teeth into proper alignment and correct the bite.
- The retention phase— A retainer is used to hold the teeth in their new positions for the long term.