Different Techniques for Correcting an Anterior Crossbite: A Case Series
Sampada Kaul*, Nikhil Srivastava, Vedant Kansal and Sakshi Rawal
Postgraduate, Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, Subharti Dental
College and Hospital, Swami Vivekananda Subharti University, Meerut, UP, India
*Corresponding Author: Sampada Kaul, Email: email@example.com
Received: December 27, 2022; Published: January 13, 2023
Anterior crossbites in early mixed dentition can be transferred from primary to the permanent dentition and have long-term deleterious effects on the growth and development of a child’s teeth and jaws, thus requiring early and immediate treatment. Early age orthodontics can simplify and also eliminate the need for later complex treatment procedures. Furthermore, relapse of treatment is rare hence retention is not necessarily required, thus necessitating proper interceptive treatment at early stages. Various treatment modalities, either removable or fixed in nature, have been discussed to correct this malocclusion.
Keywords:Anterior Crossbite; Interceptive orthodontics; Mixed Dentition; Pediatric Dentistry
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