How to fix a bite at the child
For normal parents their kid - the best and most beautiful in the world. But children are sometimes found such defects appearance, which can not close my eyes, even the most loving and indulgent father and mother. One of these defects - malocclusion. It's not just that the curves, irregularly placed teeth look very unattractive. The problem is much deeper and more serious. For malocclusion and can cause gum disease, and a number of problems with the gastrointestinal tract. What should parents do?
Instruction how to correct bite a child
First of all, do not forget about prevention! The habit of the baby sucking a finger or toys to keep the mouth edge may contribute to the development of malocclusion. Try to wean the child from this.
It is not necessary to repeat the very common mistake parents who believe that there is no need to sound the alarm until the milk will be replaced by permanent teeth are not. Remember, the sooner started correcting malocclusion, the faster and easier it can be done. Especially milk teeth are also important in the formation of an occlusion.
Ideally for complacency, and prevention is to show the child orthodontist before they start to erupt teeth. A qualified doctor even in this stage will be able to very precisely determine whether a violation of your baby bite. This will help you avoid problems in the future and start preventing formation of incorrect bite.
To normalize the shape and closing of dental rows, you can use a variety of techniques and devices. In some of the more mild cases enough use of massage and special exercises.
But often have to resort to the installation of orthodontic appliances - plates and splints. The plates are used, usually from 6 to 10 years. Kappa is the most effective and up to 15 years of age. A significant advantage of mouthguards is that they should be worn every day, but very short time - not more than 2 hours.
In the most difficult cases to resort to the use of braces. Relive complexes and on this occasion it is not necessary: first, this is done in order to correct and teeth have become beautiful, and secondly, many modern bracket system can be fixed to the inner surface of the teeth, eliminating thus the child of moral discomfort.