The procedure and stages of the braces process at Nhan Tam Dental Center

Date: 31/05/2018 / Author: Ms Cẩm

Braces are no longer a strange concept in recent years. This method helps to overcome the defects of the teeth, bring a regular tooth, beautiful , standard bite. However,  braces are a long-term orthodontic process, requiring the practitioner to be very patient. Here are the steps and stages of progression that you should know about braces.

 Braces for the teeth

 Denture and treatment

Braces are the preferred orthodontic solution

Specific steps in the braces process

Braces are a solution to improve the condition of the teeth, belts, moles or teeth, ... Usually, the duration of braces must last about 18 months to give a result as desired, however. This time there is a difference between each patient. The process of safe and effective braces need to go through specific steps as follows:

Step 1: Examining and consulting

No defect of the teeth can also use the method of  braces to overcome. Therefore, before the treatment, doctors will examine the general condition of each patient and advise the patient that it is suitable for braces, if so, will conduct a detailed examination.

Patients will be examined, filmed, accurately analyzed the deviation of the teeth and jaw on the advanced equipment. The doctor will then use the orthodontic software to plan a step-by-step implementation to help the braces understand their molar status, and how the treatment process changes. , how long and how long.

Patients will be examined, consulted before specific braces

Step 2: Take a sample, take a picture of your teeth

Doctors will examine the specific jaw bone structure, and then rely on the results of the scan to give patients advice on what type of braces to choose. The clinician then proceeds to collect samples, collect important information and select the most appropriate device for each patient.

Step 3: Make the treatment plan

After analyzing and evaluating the specific condition, the doctor will make a treatment plan. How does this change depend on the age? In children, the doctor will take Panorex, Cephalo, and bones to predict the development of the skull system. Then determine the time of early orthodox treatment in children, avoid the extraction of teeth, adjust the jaw bone when the skull system has passed the development stage.

For adults, the doctor will also schedule specific treatment and expectant orthotics in each stage. Combination of braces and facial aesthetics to help patients most satisfied with the results after the implementation.

Currently, the method of braces are usually classified by braces such as: metal braces, porcelain braces, bindings self-locking, tongue fixation. Depending on the condition of the teeth as well as time, the cost of choosing the right method. There is also a new method of braces that do not use braces that use the Invisalign removable jaw adjuster.

Step 4: Tooth extraction (clean teeth)

Tooth decay will help to clean the teeth, remove the backlog to avoid the risk of causing dental problems. During the braces, oral hygiene will be more difficult. In addition, cases of tooth injury such as tooth decay, broken teeth, ... must be processed to make oral health in the state of health. 

Step 5: Mount the braces

In this step, the doctor will directly attach the elastic to the patient with braces. Interlocking elasticity has the effect of creating a gap between the teeth to be attached and the adjacent teeth. After that, the doctor will begin to attach braces.

The doctor will directly attach the elastic bandages to patients with braces

Step 6: Follow up, treat

After attaching the  braces , the braces will be adjusted by the doctor once to pull to the desired position, in case of braces Invisalign replacement jaw correction. The process of monitoring and treatment will directly affect the end result of the braces. Therefore, to ensure that your teeth are beautiful, you need to follow your doctor's appointment.

Step 7: Remove the braces

As originally planned, the doctor proceeds to remove the braces. In some cases, the use of a rigid plastic retainer keeps the tooth from moving, avoiding recurrence after braces. The length of time the jaw remains depends on the patient's initial condition.

The stages progress in the process of braces

The process of braces  should take a long time and the change of teeth will take place slowly. Here are the stages of treatment that you can refer to:

 After the first 3 months: Depending on the specific case, after the first 3 months, you can be extracted or cut according to the calculations of the dentist. If you have teeth, you will notice changes, however, at this time teeth are not equal.

 After 6 months: At this time, the change in teeth will not be as clear as the first 3 months. The doctor will be skilled in moving the canine in the proper time to prevent the two front teeth being protruded.

 After 9 months: Teeth are started evenly, the jaw is extended, creating a symmetry, matching the bite between the upper jaw.

 After 15 months: The teeth have gone into the desired shape, the teeth become even and the bite is quite stable.

 After 18 months, the end of treatment: At this time, the braces will be removed and the patient will be wearing a retainer to keep the position of the teeth. In addition, the doctor will make notes so that the patient can properly care for the right teeth at home, and schedule appointments for follow-up visits from 6 months to 1 year for patients.

In order to ensure that the orthodontic treatment is  effective, you should look for reputable, quality dental sites. In Ho Chi Minh City, Nhan Tam Dental Center is a dental center that is crowded with patients who believe and choose to overcome their dental problems.  

Nhan Tam Dental Clinic is the address to be trusted by many customers

With more than 20 years of operation, Nhan Tam Dental has successfully treated many braces, bringing beautiful smile and confidence to everyone. If you have any questions about braces as well as other dental problems, please contact Hotline: 1900 56 5678 for detailed advice and free of charge.    


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