Orthodontics is a specialty of dentistry responsible for diagnosis, prevention and treatment of bad positions of the teeth and jaws.
Orthodontics involves the design, application and control of corrective appliances to bring teeth, lips and arcades to an appropriate alignment to achieve facial balance.
The timing of each treatment depends on the nature of the case, the person's age, and the existing bone and dental situation.
Everyone can have orthodontic treatment to get a harmonious and healthy smile, from children to adults, regardless of age.
In addition to the aesthetic advantages, orthodontic treatments can prevent gum problems, tooth and facial pain.
Lingual orthodontics is an orthodontic technique in which are placed the brackets by the lingual face of the teeth, orthodontic treatment only really invisible.
This treatment is indicated for anyone who prefers to "straighten their teeth without the other knowing.
In people with large public exposure, sport practitioners, is the technique of first choice.
In the latter, to avoid injuries on the lips and cheeks, since there is no contact with the appliance.
Another alternative to orthodontics, lingual or aligners are drips transparent, almost imperceptible and removable, allowing a normal hygiene and nutrition. This technique allows you to treat, in appropriate cases, with efficiency and aesthetics.
Number of aligners are worn according to a specific order and during predetermined time periods.
The dentist with proper training in orthodontics should decide what kind of treatment is indicated for each patient after a detailed study.