What is orthodontic treatment?

Orthodontic treatment is a series of processes to move poorly aligned teeth to a desirable position.
Photograph showing poor alignment of teeth.

Orthodontic treatment can:

Types of Orthodontic Appliances

Fixed orthodontic Appliances

Removable orthodontic appliances

It is suitable for simple orthodontic treatments.

Points to note on orthodontic treatments

Consult the dentist to see whether or not it is necessary for you to undergo orthodontic treatment. Allow him to check your oral condition and explain the treatments to you in detail.

Last revision date: 18 January 2012