Preventive and Interceptive orthodontics focuses on identifying and eliminating the factors that cause a bad bite or malocclusion. Malocclusion is commonly seen in children from the age of 1 to 3. Parents should be notified to identify the chances of malocclusion at these stages. They tend to believe that a well-aligned deciduous teeth means a good occlusion. However, a well-aligned deciduous teeth means the jaw size and tooth size is not coordinating. Experts of Smile and Glow clinic help to correct the malocclusion from the age of five years.
Smile and glow also offer corrections in the oral cavity functions of children such as Respiration, Mastication, and Swallowing. Most often, kids will experience difficulties in breathing as a result of nasal blockage OR swallow food without chewing. Experts of Smile and Glow identifies the source of these problems and treatments are suggested with the help of paediatric ENT experts.Authored By : Dr. S. Hemamalathi and Dr. K. S Senthil Kumar