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Different Types Of Dental Fillings And How To Choose The Right One

Posted on 7/10/2023 by Dr. Frank K. Sioda
Different Types Of Dental Fillings And How To Choose The Right OneOrthodontic treatment is commonly known for its ability to align teeth. However, it offers additional advantages beyond improving appearance. Orthodontic treatment can positively impact oral health and overall well-being, regardless of age.

What Are The Types Of Dental Fillings?

Timely orthodontic intervention can rectify pediatric patients' dental malocclusions, overcrowding, and jaw abnormalities. Early intervention by orthodontists can facilitate appropriate dental development, thereby averting more serious issues in the future. The alignment of teeth positively impacts a child's smile, and fosters improved oral hygiene practices, thereby mitigating the likelihood of tooth decay, gum disease, and speech impairments.

Orthodontic treatment can be highly beneficial for adults as well. Contrary to popular belief, orthodontic treatment is not limited to children. Many adults are seeking orthodontic treatment to enhance their oral health and self-esteem. Malocclusion of teeth can result in occlusal disharmony, temporomandibular joint discomfort, and cephalalgia. Orthodontic treatment can alleviate issues related to chewing and speaking abilities by aligning the teeth and jaws.

Orthodontic treatment provides psychological benefits for individuals of all ages, including children and adults. The act of confidently smiling can positively impact an individual's self-esteem, leading to increased comfort in both social and professional environments. Individuals frequently experience greater ease in smiling with a more aligned dental structure, leading to an enhanced emotional state and favorable social exchanges.

Recent developments in orthodontic technology have resulted in treatment options that are more convenient and less noticeable. Clear aligners offer a discreet alternative to conventional braces, rendering orthodontic treatment less conspicuous and more comfortable for adult patients. Orthodontic appliances that prioritize aesthetics can benefit children, as they can receive treatment without experiencing self-consciousness.

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West Linn, OR 97068-1718

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