It is the specialty of Dental Medicine responsible for the diagnosis, prevention and correction of dental malformations and skeletal malformations, promoting an adequate dental and facial aesthetics.
For the correction of these problems, the Dentist specialist in orthodontics can use fixed appliances, removable appliances, expanders and / or extra-oral appliances It is often necessary to resort to multiple techniques in the same patient.
When severe bone disharmony exists, it may be necessary to resort to the combination of orthodontics and orthognathic surgery.
Orthodontic appliances have undergoing a great evolution in recent years, and nowadays it is possible using conventional techniques with brackets or, in indicated situations, the alternative with the use of dental aligners (invisible orthodontics). Both solutions are available in the Abadias Dental Center.