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Orthodontics is a specialty of Dentistry that deals primarily with the diagnosis, prevention and correction of malpositioned teeth and jaws. The technical term for these alterations is malocclusion, which means "bad bite."
Although the final result obtained in children and teenagers during the growth period is excellent. In adults it has become increasingly common and sought after as it allows for a complete oral rehabilitation.
Complex treatment can be treated by a Maxillofacial Surgeon to obtain the best possible results.
Various types of braces are used in Orthodontics fixed and removable, depending on the treatment necessary. Nowadays, very esthetic options such as clear or ceramic braces, lingual braces and the Invisalign System are already available.
The degree of discomfort has also improved with the introduction of new techniques (Damon, self-ligating Braces - less friction and pressure, therefore greater comfort and the Invisalign “Clear” System).