Malocclusion and Orthodontics

A malocclusion is a misalignment or incorrect relation between the teeth of the two dental arches when they approach each other as the jaws close Malocclusion is a common finding, although it is not usually serious enough to require treatment. Those who have more severe malocclusions may require orthodontic and sometimes surgical treatment to correct the problem. Correction of malocclusion may reduce risk of tooth decay and help relieve excessive pressure on the temporomandibular joint. Orthodontic treatment is also used to align for aesthetic reasons. Orthodontics is a branch of dentistry that specializes in treating patients with improper positioning   of teeth when the mouth is closed malocclusion, which results in an improper bite.

  • Crowding of teeth
  • Soft Tissue Relationships
  • Dental Relationships
  • Skeletal Pattern

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