Orthodontics is the branch of dentistry that corrects teeth and jaws that are positioned improperly. Crooked teeth and teeth that do not fit together correctly are harder to keep clean are at risk of being lost early due to tooth decay and periodontal disease.
An orthodontist or a dentist can decide whether orthodontics are recommeded and develop a treatment plan that is right for you, based on diagnostic tools that include a full medical and dental health history, plaster models, x-rays ,photographs, clinical exam.
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Braces are the most common appliances and are usually adjusted monthly to bring the desirable results within a few months to a few years. Nowdays braces are smaller,lighter and show far less metal than the past.
But the clear alternative to adult braces are Invisalign aligners. Invisalign offers you the convenience and flexibility to live life without the hassle associated with other types of treatment. No matter what stage you are in life, you will appreciate how the treatment has minimal interference in how you live, but has a tremendous positive impact of how you look and feel.