ORTHODONTİCS

What is Orthodontics?
What is Orthodontics?

What is Orthodontics?  Orthodontics is a branch of expertise interested in diagnosis and treatment of teeth and facial irregularities of dentistry. Orthodontics is a word which derives from “orthos” which means straight in Latin and “dontos” which means tooth.      

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Who is an Orthodontist?
Who is an Orthodontist?

Who is an Orthodontist? Orthodontist is a dentist who is an expert in diagnosis and treatment of tooth and facial irregularities. In order to be an orthodontist, one must finish faculty of dentistry and complete a period of residency or a PhD which may take even longer. During this education, orthodontist learns the information for […]

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Orthodontics for Adults
Orthodontics for Adults

Orthodontics for Adults Importance of a beautiful smile in human relations is an undeniable fact. Today, many adult individuals are in request of an orthodontic treatment in order to improve their look and health. Concerns of adults about orthodontic treatments are towards bad look of dental braces and treatment inefficiency after childhood ages. However, thanks […]

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When should orthodontic treatment be done?
When should orthodontic treatment be done?

When should orthodontic treatment be done?  Although an orthodontist can make your smile better in any age, there is an optimum time for beginning to a treatment. Beginning the treatment during this time will make it to be more successful and to require less time and costs.    American Association of Orthodontists advises this treatment […]

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Before beginning to an orthodontic treatment
Before beginning to an orthodontic treatment

Before beginning to an orthodontic treatment Orthodontic treatment is a special treatment method which is very different than other dental treatments. In order to get wanted results from this treatment, first of all making a right treatment plan and following this plan properly in an adequate frequency is important. Due to this special condition of […]

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Milk Teeth – Space Holders
Milk Teeth – Space Holders

Milk Teeth – Space Holders There are many causes of orthodontic problems. These are congenital and environmental causes. Tooth height-jaw size relation is at the top of congenital causes. “Crowding teeth” is inevitable if patient’s teeth are so large to fit in the jaw bone. Also, position of upper and lower jaws according to each […]

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