Early Childhood Caries
(Baby Bottle Rot)
Breastfeeding or feeding the child with a bottle, especially while sleeping at night, causes the front group teeth to decay in a short time.
In babies, the first tooth lasts in the 6th month and the transition to permanent dentition starts around the age of 6. In the transition period from milk dentition to permanent dentition between the ages of 6-12, preventive medicine practices are recommended and early orthodontic examination is required.
Bottle / Pacifier Use, Finger Sucking
Long-lasting bad habits create negative effects on jaw development in children. With the appliances specially made for children, can be treated in a short time in the early period and orthodontic problems that may be experienced in the future can be prevented.