When is Orthodontic treatment necessary?
Orthodontic treatment is necessary in cases of crowding, jaw asymmetry or a combination of both.
The mechanisms used in suppressive orthodontic treatment are usually immobile (braces) and remain stable during treatment.
When is orthodontic treatment considered successful?
Upon completion of a orthodontic treatment in teenagers a special orthodontist must succeed in the following goals:
Requirements for a successful orthodontic treatment
Success in orthodontic treatment requires an orthodontist and a consistent patient. During the treatment, the patient must faithfully follow the orthodontist's instructions for the use of orthodontic appliances, to keep his appointments and to take care of perfect oral hygiene. Only in this way is the goal of treatment achieved in the shortest possible time. As for the duration of treatment, it varies from a few months to two years, depending on the nature and severity of the problem.