Correction of dental malocclusions with dental braces

Orthodontics is one of the first specialty of dentistry that is concerned with problems of malocclusion (incorrect bite), which may be the result of tooth irregularity, disproportionate of relations between the jaws, or both.

Current orthodontic treatment is not only for purely aesthetic reasons with the idea to improve dental appearance of the patient, but also taking into account the patient’s overall facial appearance. Thus, orthodontics has a double benefit.

Orthodontic treatment involves using several types braces. In general, at fixed dental devices, the method is introducing the metallic springs (wires) into orthodontic braces, which are both made of metal or ceramic materials, which is more aesthetic.