Functional/Orthopaedic Braces

This type of braces system is worn over upper and lower teeth at the same time. It is used to correct the way the upper and lower teeth fit together so that they are stable and function in a more harmonious way.

See also: Removable Braces | Stainless Steel Fixed Braces | Ceramic Braces

Situations in which this type of braces may be useful include:

There are a variety of Functional Appliances each with specific actions. If this is something that the orthodontist feels you will benefit from then you will be advised accordingly.

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