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Orthodontics is that branch of dentistry which specializes in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of problems in the alignment of teeth and jaws. Orthodontics is a Greek word that literally means 'to straighten teeth'. This process use mechanical devices, like brace for straightening the teeth. Healthcare professionals who specialize in orthodontics are known as orthodontists. Normally the treatment periods take 15-18 months.
Although children and teenagers commonly require orthodontic treatment to correct developmental problems with their teeth, an increasing number of adults are now also seeking treatment.
Some of the reasons for performing orthodontics are crowded teeth, impacted bite, protruded teeth, under bite, ectopic teeth, open bite, cross bite, missing bite, spaced teeth, deep bite and thumb sucking.
At this visit the orthodontist discusses the treatment plan(s) which have been formulated using information obtained from the previous consultation and records.
With the aid of braces the teeth are aligned properly.
Dr. Rajarajan has been doing orthodontics for several years. This procedure can be completed successfully here.