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Based on thorough analysis and diagnosis, the most suitable treatment method will be recommended from our experienced specialists.
Orthodontic Treatment – Anterior Protrusion
Orthodontic treatment of anterior protrusion refers to correcting the protruding upper anterior teeth that sticks out further than the normal position. It may not be as evident from front view but the severity can be determined from the side view. Treatment is recommended as anterior protrusion may present with unclear pronunciation, aesthetic issues that diminishes the patient’s level of confidence, purposely covering their mouth when smiling.
Orthodontic TreatmentAnterior Protrusion
There are two orthodontic methods to treat anterior protrusion; 1. Orthodontic treatment that aligns upper and lower teeth, 2. Surgical treatment that aligns problematic region rapidly. Anterior protrusion can be treated at an early stage during growing stages of children using an appliance that limits upper jaw development and assist the development of the lower jaw.
Cases that may require orthodontic treatment due to anterior protrusion :
- Unable to close the mouth
- Severe protrusion of the upper lip
- Severe aesthetic issues
- Unclear pronunciation
Is orthodontic treatment necessary for anterior protrusion?
When continuous development of anterior protrusion occurs, it can lead to a loss of confidence and increased chances of damage. In severe cases, implant treatment is sometimes suggested after the extraction of the problematic teeth.
Zeah Doctor’s GuideDr. Hwi Jeon (Director)
Orthodontic treatment of anterior protrusion requires systematic diagnosis and meticulous treatment plan.
There are some causes of anterior protrusion and they include development from habitual nail biting, sucking the finger at a young age and periodontal disease that can drive the teeth apart. Severe anterior protrusion can create inconvenience in eating and in the aesthetic aspect. Orthodontic treatment of anterior protrusion is a difficult procedure that requires a systematic diagnosis and meticulous treatment plan to avoid shortening of the tooth root and receding gum levels and bone.
ZEAH's Orthodontic Treatment
Rich experience, not only be functional but also beautiful effect. / Precise and accurate diagnosis use 3D high-tech CT through specialist planning / Various Orthodontic treatments and Conform to the individual operation mode / Treat with responsibility, The thorough postoperative management
Rich experience, not only be functional but also beautiful effect.A holistic approach, targeting teeth but also the jaw and facial characteristics.
We can promise satisfactory results through our wealth of experiences in orthodontics.
Precise and accurate diagnosis use 3D high-tech CT through specialist planning3D CT analysis and the collaboration of orthodontic, oral and maxillofacial
and prosthetic specialists will provide a perfected treatment plan tailored specifically to each patient.
Various Orthodontic treatments and Conform to the individual operation modeVarious orthodontic methods that targets patient conditions and account for patient's personal and professional lifestyle
Treat with responsibility, The thorough postoperative managementZEAH's dental/medical team provides quality treatment and services to ensure satisfactory results.