Doctors for Misaligned Teeth in Unaki, Hubli-Dharwad
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Misaligned teeth is a condition where the individuals teeth are usually overlapping, crooked in shape, speech difficulties like lips, teeth that are too big for your mouth, etc. are some of the most common symptoms that come with this issue. The loss of teeth very early during infancy along with jaw malfunctions and alignments are the common cause of the same.
HOW IS MISALIGNED TEETH DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis would be done via an X-ray by the dentist who would also check your jawline and teeth history, especially early stages of life.
HOW IS MISALIGNED TEETH TREATED?
Treatments may include:
• Braces or other appliances: Metal bands are placed around some teeth, or metal, ceramic, or plastic bonds are attached to the surface of the teeth. Wires or springs apply force to the teeth. Clear braces (aligners) without wires may be used in some patients.
• Removal of one or more teeth: This may be needed if overcrowding is part of the problem.
• Repair of rough or irregular teeth: Teeth may be adjusted down, reshaped, and bonded or capped. Misshapen restorations and dental appliances should be repaired.
• Surgery: Surgical reshaping to lengthen or shorten the jaw (orthognathic surgery) is needed in rare cases. Wires, plates, or screws may be used to stabilize the jaw bone.
DID YOU KNOW?
The earlier this problem is diagnosed, the quicker the treatment works because the jaws of babies are still soft and preventive measures show results.