Orthodontics is the field of dentistry focused on the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of Malocclusion. In simple terms it is the treatment of teeth that are not in the right place. With modern technology we can eliminate unsightly or difficult to maintain spaces, correct overloading and crossing, and move teeth into their perfect position.
What is Orthodontics? Orthodontics is the field of dentistry concerned with diagnosis, prevention and treatment of malocclusion. In other words it is straightening of the teeth. With the use of modern technology, our Kibworth clinicians can eliminate spaces, correct overlapping teeth, and move teeth into an improved position and so improve the bite. When should you have […]
FAQ’s for Braces What are the first steps in my treatment? X-rays, photos and impressions for plaster study models of your teeth are taken. Your orthodontist will then plan your treatment using these records. Occasionally where the teeth are very crowded and there is not enough space in the jaws for all of them, permanent […]
Brace Care Cleaning the Brace With braces on, your teeth are more difficult to clean. Do not leave food on your braces. Brushing your teeth properly after every snack and meal will reduce the risk of decay and gum disease. In addition, four minutes of brushing is needed every morning and night. Have your toothbrush […]