Orthodontists use a wire-based appliance to fix or correct the crooked or crowded teeth or misaligned jaws known as Dental Braces. Usually, dental braces are done during the early teenage years and adults can also benefit from wearing the braces. The main goal of the Dental Braces is to properly align the teeth and jaws for proper bite and pleasing smile. If the correction to be done is minor, then a removable and customized option called clear aligners or invisible braces are available.
Dental Braces is a corrective procedure and is done in the following conditions:
Short term risks are:
Long term risks are:
Following preparations are done prior to Dental Braces Fixation:
Following are the components of the Dental Braces: