Dr. Naidu has exceptional expertise in orthodontic treatment for Dentofacial Orthopedics. While the vast majority have known about orthodontics, few have known about dentofacial muscular health. We can help you learn more about it.

Each orthodontist begins with dental school. Upon culmination, a few alumni quickly go into training as dental specialists. Others decide to seek after a dental forte, which requires extra tutoring during a long-term residency program. There are nine specialties authorized by the American Dental Association. Some you are possibly acquainted with are Pediatric Dentistry (dentistry for kids), Periodontics (dentistry of the gums), and Oral Surgery.

Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics are among nine of the authorized specialties. While orthodontics comprises the administration of tooth development, dentofacial orthopedics includes the direction of facial development and advancement, which happens generally during youth. However, both use specialized appliances made for the specific medical needs of the field. In some cases, orthopedic treatment might be needed before other conventional appliances like braces and expanders. So, assuming your kid gets braces and headgear, he’s going through orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics.

Since Dr. Naidu is gifted in both skills, he can analyze any misalignments in the teeth and jaw as well as the facial construction. He can then create a treatment plan that incorporates both orthodontic and dentofacial orthopedic treatment.