Advice 1: How to wear plate

Tooth plate is a removable orthodontic device that is used for treating certain defects of dentition in children. An important advantage of the plates is able to remove them, which allows you to avoid discomfort when eating or cleaning your teeth. However, this advantage plates can easily become a disadvantage and lead to decrease the effectiveness of treatment, if you do not observe the rules of wearing.
How to wear plate
Make sure that the child is not removed the device at night. In the event of failure recommendations the outcome of the treatment may be lost as teeth return to its original position. Dentist should tell you about the terms of use of the plate.
Carefully take care of dental records. The plaque that accumulates on the teeth and the orthodontic device can cause the development of caries. The child should immediately explain that if he does not comply with the hygiene of cavity of mouth, a beautiful smile to be seen.The plate is cleaned with special gels. One gel I use daily, and the second is used once a week for deep cleaning. These funds should recommend your orthodontist. Cleaning the removable plates produce personal toothbrush child. You cannot use a brush with rough bristles as it can damage the parts of the structure.
If self-clean was not enough and the Tartar on the plate impossible to remove, you can give the device a hardware cleaning. With the help of a special device plate will be perfectly clean and sterilized.
For a more thorough treatment is recommended once a week to fill the plate in a container with a special cleaning concentrate for long periods of time, e.g. overnight.
After cleaning the solution should drip on the screw plate (if there is one) drop of vegetable oil and then turn it clockwise and back. Avoid premature rotation of the screw, as this may lead to unnecessary activation of the device. The procedure for thorough cleaning it is best to spend the day before visiting the orthodontist and the next activation of the apparatus.
At mealtimes, remove the device, otherwise the leftover food will decompose it, causing the formation of cavities. Do not want to use elixirs, mouth rinse better to use a non-alcoholic fluoride treatment-and-prophylactic mouthwash. Do not use for cleaning plates toothpicks and Flossie. Get your chewing gum at the time of treatment.

Advice 2 : How does and why do I need braces

A beautiful smile is the key to success in the modern world. A man with a beautiful smile it is impossible not to pay attention. So many people are concerned about straight and beautiful teeth.

Features of bite

Occlusion is the relationship of the dentition between them. To correct the bite is best in childhood and adolescence after a complete change of temporal teeth to permanent. If you take up the correction of teeth in this period, it is possible to fix it quickly and permanently. But, unfortunately, this problem usually begins to bother only in adulthood.

Usually used for correction of the bite: braces and removable plates. The main difference is that the brackets are fixed by design, and the plate removed before eating, before morning and evening toilet, and at night.

The structure of the plate

Orthodontic plate consists of a palatal plate with clips and sometimes a screw lock. Plastic part mounted to the sky and partly on the lingual surface of the gums. Staples construction is attached to the teeth. In some models there is a castle which with a certain frequency we need to improve, expanding the area of the plastic surface, which in turn gradually pushes and straightens the teeth. However, the large error of the bite with the plate to fix it will not work.

Pros and cons records

The LPS has several advantages over braces. First, they are easily removable, which greatly facilitates the care. Secondly, they are not as noticeable visually. Third, the fixture should be removed before brushing teeth, before eating, and at night, that significantly reduces the discomfort while wearing them. Fourth, you can be sure that this design is suitable for a child, because it is made on an individual impression with the jaws in a specialised workshop.

Of the downsides of orthodontic plates it is worth noting first of all the need of adult supervision. As to remove design is not difficult, parents should carefully watch that children wore it the allotted amount of time, otherwise the therapeutic effect will be. Another disadvantage is the inability to correct severe malocclusion, for this purpose only the fixed orthodontic system.

There is also the practice of wearing of the plates, and adults — to consolidate the effect after wearing braces. Since certain changes in the jaw bone continues even after the removal of braces, their effect must be recorded, so the orthodontist may recommend several hours a day to wear plate. After rehabilitation is complete (usually several months), the need to wear plate disappears.
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