If a child has a nasal blockage or has large tonsils, they can't breathe properly through their nose. This leads them to be a mouth breather. When the breathe through their mouth, the position of the tongue is such that it does not full develop the upper jaw. This leads to a narrow jaw and therefore the teeth do not have any space to come through straight and end up being crooked teeth.
Normal if you were to breathe through you nose, you will observe that the tongue sits in a position that touches the upper jaw. However if you were to breathe through your mouth, you will observe that the tongue sits in the bottom jaw.
Well for first, their teeth will come out crooked. But this is not the only problem. There are short and long term medical consequences for narrow jaws. hese including things such as multiple ear infections, bed wetting, ADHD, night grinding etcetc.
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Other habits such as incorrect swallowing, tongue thrusting, thumb sucking can also cause poor development of the jaws and therefore poor facial appearance and crooked teeth.
If a child’s teeth and jaws are not developing correctly, facial development is also most often incorrect. The influence of health problems like allergies, asthma, poor posture and nutrition all have an effect on facial and dental development. The way a child swallows determines if the teeth will be correctly aligned or crowded.
Please make sure that there is early intervention (prevention is better than cure). Evaluation is done whilst the child is still growing. Infact at the age of 7 we would start this treatment with myobrace no braces system that would full develop the jaws to its adequate size and therefore minimise the need for braces and definitely prevent the need for extraction or removal of teeth to fit the teeth to the size of the jaws.
Orthodontic treatment with extraction of permanent teeth can be avoided by early action.
Early treatment to correct these habits and develop the jaw can result in a better looking face and help avoid braces and extractions.
Myobrace or No braces is a fairly new term in orthodontics. This system was created with the goal to eliminate the need for braces in mind. Not only will they realign your teeth, but this system will treat any bad habits that can cause problems like misalignment. This method of treatment is spreading throughout the globe due to its simplicity and effectiveness.
This system is not difficult to use or discomforting in any way. You will not have to wear them for years, months, weeks, or even days. Myobrace or No Braces only requires two hours of your time each day and an entire night of use. There are specific exercises that you should do as well, which will be explained to you when you choose to go with this system.
The primary difference in this treatment compared to others, besides the fact you don’t need braces, is that its only goal isn’t to fix crooked teeth, but the causes as well. Other benefits of using this product include readjusting the position of your tongue, developing facial muscles correctly, and improving nasal breathing. The causes of crooked teeth are best treated at a young age, though it can still be done as an adult. As you get older it can take a bit longer to cure the bad oral habits that caused misalignment since they are already well-developed.
Myobrace or No Braces in Sydney will enable you to live a normal life without the need for large, inconvenient braces. This new system is not available everywhere, so to see if you qualify for this system speak with your local orthodontist immediately.
It is important to remember that the treatment goal is not to eliminate malocclusion (although this is possible in many cases) but to
The MYOBRACE trainer incorporates design characteristics which align the teeth and jaws, while correcting the underlying habits causing for good teeth. It is ideally worn by the 6 to 12 year old age group and acts like braces by twisting and rotating teeth into the ideal position.
The MYOBRACE or No Braces is designed to fill an active role in the orthodontic treatment for children and parents who want to avoid braces and extractions. The treatment works best when started BEFORE the permanent teeth come in between ages 8 and 12 years. (Late mixed dentition)
The focus is to give a child a beautiful dental arch, which can help long term stability of orthodontic treatment. The myobrace appliance or the No Braces appliance is worn one to two hours a day and at all night.
Sometimes older children can benefit from wearing the myobrace, but it is much harder at a later stage. The later the intervention, the more likely it is conventional braces will be required.
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