Fixed Teeth aligning procedure can be done on adult patients with no upper age limit if the health of teeth is good and maintained. This is not only a procedure to change the overall profile, this also enhance patients personality which can further increase the overall confidence.
Leaving skewed teeth intact can further lead to many dental health issues in future like tooth decay, gum diseases and many more. Therefore it is always important to get appropriate treatment at correct time to prevent further dental health issues.
These appliances as the term suggests are fixed forms which cannot be removed as per the will of patient therefore, patient cooperation is the most important factor for the success of the treatment.
Braces are placed on tooth inorder to straighten up or aligne the tooth according to the profile of the patient. Thus they help us to correct irregular tooth position, crowding of teeth, gaps or spaces and also irregular bite position as they are capable of bringing a variety of tooth movements.
The procedure basically involves the use of brackets, bands, and wires. There are different types of braces available starting from the traditional metal braces to tooth colored ceramic braces.