Orthodontics is the branch of dentistry that specializes in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of dental and facial irregularities. These includes treatment of different conditions eg overcrowding teeth, crossbite, space in between teeth. Orthodontic treatment can be done at any age, provided the bone condition is good. With the advent of fashion industry and innumerable beauty pageants, there is great awareness amongst people about their dental appearance.
Orthodontic Treatment involves the correction of any misalignment of the teeth with the help of a variety of different solutions based on the needs. Unlike the old metallic braces, patients now have an option to get invisible braces, ceramic braces, lingual braces which do not harm the aesthetics of the face. The treatment can be taken at any point of life. However, it is recommended that one must get it done as early as possible.