Your teeth alignment needs to be corrected, but you are not sure?
Here is more information to help you make your decision.
Orthodontics allows the aesthetic and functional optimisation of the dental arches and the correction of malocclusions. It allows to favour the aesthetics but also the functions such as chewing, phonation, breathing, swallowing and growth. It should also be mentioned that aligned teeth are easier to clean, which is a form of prevention against caries and periodontal disease.
What are the different types of braces?
There are 6 main types.
- Multi-attachment or multi-ring braces.
- Expansion braces.
- Functional braces.
- Space maintainer.
- Extra oral force.
- Holding appliance.
There is also innovative technology that offers an interesting alternative to the traditional braces used in orthodontics, when this option is available.