Orthodontic treatment is the use of dental braces to move or alter teeth or underlying bone. The treatment is favorable for ages 8 to 14 years, while tooth growth is still occurring, and it is recommended that children have an orthodontic evaluation at the age of 7. The teeth are generally repositioned by fixed braces. It’s important because crowding of teeth can ultimately require extraction of some teeth. Retainers are often necessary after braces are removed, especially when treating adults.
The All-on-4 dental implant procedure is recommended for people with failing teeth, no teeth, those currently wearing dentures, and those in need of full upper and/or lower restorations.
Cosmetic dentistry has evolved from the simple replacement and restoration of damaged teeth.