What does an orthodontist do?

Orthodontics means straightening teeth; literary translated from the Latin words Ortho (straight) and Dente (tooth). But in practice orthodontics is more than just straightening teeth. It is the science of teeth and jaw anomalies, which can be but not exhaustive to, the following problems; Tooth anomalies Overcrowding, crookedness of teeth, spacing between teeth, Impaction (tooth…

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Treatment timing

Interceptive (preventive) Treatment We advise early referrals and assessment of children with different dental and skeletal anomalies or problems so that the right treatment can be planned at the right age. This will allow us to modify, stimulate or change the on-going dental and skeletal growth to stop anomalies or preventing them from getting worse.…

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