Orthodontics treats tooth and facial irregularities using orthodontics devices. It includes such treatment methods as conventional metal braces, transparent bracess, self-ligating bracess (Damon), clarity braces, lingual braces, invisalign.

It is the most important purpose of orthodontic treatment to get rid of irregularities in teeth arrangement, to correct impairments of jaw relations in developmental age, to help correct speech disorders, to arrange respiratory mechanism, to provide better chewing function and to give an esthetic appearance.

The first examination of the orthodontist should be done from the age of 3-4. Direct guidance can be made even if the treatment is not started immediately. From 6-7 years old, treatment can start. It should be known that jaw facial correction can only be done in the age of development, while dental correction can be done at every age.

The duration of orthodontic treatment; It ranges from 3 months to 6 years and the average duration is 1.5-2 years. Treatment is usually done with small metal brackets, but transparent or porcelain brackets may be preferred if aesthetic concerns are somewhat prolonged.

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