Are you tired of living with a crossbite that affects your smile and jaw alignment? Look no further! With effective orthodontic treatment, you can correct your crossbite and regain your confidence. A crossbite occurs when your upper and lower teeth do not fit together properly, causing discomfort and potential dental issues. But don't worry, there are modern orthodontic solutions available to address this problem.
Through treatment options such as braces, clear aligners, and other innovative techniques, orthodontists in Wilmington can gradually shift your teeth into their correct positions. It will improve both the appearance and functionality of your smile. Not only will this treatment enhance your self-esteem, but it can also alleviate jaw pain and reduce the risk of future dental problems.
So why wait? Take the first step towards a healthier, more beautiful smile by exploring the effective orthodontic treatments available to correct your crossbite.
What are the causes of Crossbite?
- Genetic factors
- Abnormal jaw growth
- Prolonged thumb or finger sucking
- Premature loss of primary teeth
- Retained deciduous teeth in the oral cavity
Treatment Options for Crossbite
Here are some common treatment options for crossbite:
s: Traditional braces are popular choice for correcting crossbites. They apply gentle pressure to gradually shift the teeth into their proper alignment, thereby fixing the crossbite.
2. Palatal Expanders: Palatal expanders are commonly used when the crossbite is caused by a narrow upper jaw. These devices help widen the upper jaw by applying gentle pressure on the palate, creating more space for the teeth to align correctly.
3. Invisalign: Invisalign aligners offer a discreet and convenient alternative to braces. These clear aligners gradually move the teeth into the correct position, effectively addressing mild to moderate cases of crossbite.
4. Jaw Surgery: In severe cases of crossbite where skeletal issues are present, orthognathic surgery may be recommended. This surgical procedure realigns the jaws, ensuring a proper bite and correcting the crossbite.
Visit Wilmington Orthodontic Centre to correct your crossbite. Our team of skilled Orthodontists will assess your specific crossbite condition and recommend the most suitable treatment option for you. They will consider factors such as your oral health, and aesthetic concerns, to create a personalized treatment plan. Remember, timely intervention can lead to a corrected crossbite, improved oral function, and a confident smile.