November 13, 2017
Oral Surgery
November 13, 2017


Dental braces

Orthodontic treatment can focus on dental displacement only, or deal with the control and modification of facial growth. In the latter case it is better defined as “dentofacial orthopedics”. In severe malocclusions that can be a part of craniofacial abnormality, management often requires a combination of orthodontics with headgear or reverse pull facemask and / or jaw surgery or orthognathic surgery.

Full orthodontic headgear with headcap, fitting straps, facebow and elastics.This often requires additional training, in addition to the formal three-year specialty training.

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