There were days when we used to see only teens wearing braces. Now men and women of all ages can be seen wearing dental braces. Does that mean dental braces can be worn by anyone at any age? Is there no ideal age for getting dental braces or is there one?
Palatal expansion is the widening of the upper jaw and is one of the orthodontic treatment procedures. This procedure is employed when there is crowding or misalignment of teeth. Earlier healthy tooth were removed to correct crowding but now with the availability of palatal expanders, that is not required.
In the developed countries and among the educated mass in the developing countries almost everyone has a periodic dental check-up. It is part of their routine and children are no exceptions. The dentists there would inform the parents on time if the child will develop any bite related issue, crowding or spacing based on the […]