The term Orthodontics comes from 2 Greek words, namely orthos, and odont, meaning straight and tooth respectively. Thus, Orthodontics is a specialty of dentistry that specifically deals with diagnosis and correction of malpositioned teeth and often the jaws too. With timely efforts, these deformities can also be prevented to even onset.
Daily habits of chewing and biting can lead to malposition of teeth, particularly in kids and, thereby, children around the 7 are highly susceptible to it. Moreover accidental injuries and congenital defects can also lead to severe malaligned teeth or jaw.
Some of the most common orthodontic problems are as follows
At ILS Hospitals, we cure Orthodontics malposition with high accuracy.