The philosophy of dentofacial orthopedics relates to the belief of correcting jaw growth problems and their causes as early as possible while the patients upper and lower jawbones are still growing. It is also important to correct any aberrant soft tissue habits such as tongue thrust, reverse swallows and mouth breathing.
The beauty of the face is the bone structure and their balanced relationship to each other. Nasal breathing, correct tongue posture and ideal intermeshing of teeth and an unloaded jaw joint are all-critical for normal growth and development.
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A cosmetic dentist is a term used to describe a person who performs procedures on people’s teeth that improve their appearance. The purpose of cosmetic dentistry is not to improve the function of teeth. It is particularly concerned with the beautification of a person’s smile. The focus of cosmetic dentistry lies in the art of […]
Dental veneers are used in a number of different cases. They may be used for patients with teeth that have become discoloured, worn away, chipped, broken, irregular, misaligned or unevenly spaced out. They are also sometimes known as porcelain veneers. These porcelain veneers are wafer-thin and they are actually shells for the teeth; they are […]
A common factor that embarrasses many people and makes them hold themselves back is how they feel about their smile, although they might be willing to openly admit this to anyone. It is quite natural, however, for someone to feel this way because our appearance is one of the first things that other people judge. […]