Dental Braces

Orthodontics or Dental Braces Treatment is a specialty of dentistry that deals with diagnosis, prevention and correction of malposition teeth and jaws, misaligned bite also forces on modifying facial growth pattern known as dentofacial orthopedics.

Dental Braces Treatment

Teeth straightening treatment is one of the procedures of Orthodontics. Wires and elastic bands that work together to make teeth straight. Metal braces are the mostly used traditional orthodontic treatment for straightening teeth.

Mouth rehabilitation is familiar word now adays as Orthodontics or braces treatment

Why are braces used?

Dental braces treatment used to correct crowded or crooked tooth, or a misaligned jaw known as malocclusion.

What is adult dentition?

Generally, people have two sets of teeth. primary dentition which starts at 6-8 months of age which consist of 20 teeth and are eventually exfoliated and replaced with permanent dentition which start to erupt at 6years of age.

What is mixed dentition?

Mixed dentition stage is the age of which both deciduous and permanent teeth have erupted in the oral cavity.

What is the right time to get braces?

Traditionally, dental braces treatment begins when a child has lost most of his/her primary teeth majority of the adult teeth have erupted.

Orthodontic treatment can be started as young as 7 years to 14 years.

Types of braces.

Metal convectional braces

Metal self- ligating braces

Ceramic braces

Lingual braces


Post-treatment care after removal of braces.

Brush twice daily.

Wear your retainers.

Take good care of your retainers.

Care to be taken during braces treatment.

Brush twice daily.

Visit your dentist according to your appointments.

Have patience because treatment varies from person to person depending on the malposition of the teeth.


Brush twice daily.

Avoid sticky &, hard food.

See that food is not struck between the braces.

Floss regularly

Regular follow-up.


Don’t chew on pens, pencils, fingernails, and other objects.

Adult orthodontics

Even adults also can get orthodontic treatment done even at the age of 35-40yrs

The demand for adult orthodontic treatment has increased during the last two decades. The dental braces price varies based on the problems of people. The reasons are most likely an improvement in the availability and accessibility of orthodontic services as well as an increased patient awareness.

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