Removable Appliances & Space maintainers
Early intervention takes advantage of the fact that a child’s jaw is still growing. Early treatment is useful when the dental arches and jaws are not in the correct position. Functional appliances can fix or improve these problems. More treatment usually is needed later on, but it may be shorter.
Why Maintainers Are Needed
Children lose baby teeth earlier than expected for several reasons:
• Genetically missing primary teeth