One of the most frequently encountered treatment techniques in dental treatments is braces treatment. One of the most curious questions in the treatment of braces, which is mostly preferred in childhood, is at what age are braces attached to children? Who is braces treatment for? Here are all the questions Pedodontist Dr. We asked Begüm Gök Shepherd. Shepherd listed what should be known about braces treatment in children in developmental age.
AT WHAT AGE ARE THE CHILDREN INSTALLED BRACES?
One of the methods of dental treatment that we encounter frequently, especially in recent times, is braces. Braces, which are applied intensively in children, are also used in adults. However, we have brought up the questions one by one about whether or not braces treatment is applied in children who are in the age of development and growth.
IT MUST BE APPLIED AFTER THE MILK TEETH REMOVE!
It will be much healthier to apply braces after the age of 12, which is the preferred treatment method to save the curvature of the teeth that come after the deciduous teeth, especially in the developmental age of children.
Braces are used in children, especially around the age of 12, when growth and development continues, after all milk teeth change and permanent teeth come in.
This situation may vary depending on the form and stage of the closing disorder of the jaw anomaly seen in our child. Especially in this developmental period, it would be beneficial to see an orthodontist.