Why do dentists prescribe braces?

Aligning teeth is very common these days; there are many ways used to align teeth like aligning surgery (in few cases) and braces. Braces are the oldest and most common used technology for alignment of the teeth. Braces consist of a metal aligner that is wired along the teeth that make the teeth tighten with each other and time to time teeth came in align according to the patient’s desire. Because braces are the oldest, the question arises as to what all problems can getting braces fix? Why are they better than getting same day dental implants?

According to most of the people that don’t have much knowledge about teeth problems and their treatments, braces are only used in order to straighten the teeth but the reality is braces are not only meant for teeth aligning but also to fix the person’s bite problems. They can also be used to fix various jaw related problems.

Crowded teeth:

This problem usually happens in persons having more teeth than they require. These teeth are usually in a shape that affects the persons’ appearance and bite problems also arise because of that. In such case the extra teeth are usually thin and affect all other teeth’s’ health. In this case, unnecessary teeth are removed and then braces are used to correct the shape of teeth.

Over bite:

This problem arises when upper teeth extend out of the bottom teeth. This might cause few problems like gap between upper and lower teeth that affects the bite of the person. It can cause lip bite as well and person’s mouth look open and does not appear good. This situation is quite painful and embarrassing for the person having it and where braces could help.

Under bite:

This problem is associated with the lower teeth extending out of the upper teeth. The reason is that the persons’ lower jaw is longer than his or her upper jaw. It has a “bulldog” appearance on person face. For this problem, dentists in Dubai use braces to make all teeth equal.

Space Problems:

Sometimes people have teeth that are smaller in size than the regular teeth size, which creates space between the teeth. This might also be created by the broken teeth. This type of problem is also resolved by braces.

All of these problems can be fixed by the use of braces and will result in improvement of a person’s overall personality and looks. Braces are very common and are considered the oldest way of resolving teeth problem and correcting smile and bite.