We know it’s embarrassing to have gapped teeth, we know gapped teeth isaffecting your confidence, we also know that you don’t know about the ways to
close that gap or maybe you
know the ways to close that gap but you didn’t even
think about closing it.
Most people don’t know about the treatments
available for closing that dark gapin-between their teeth. And some people
don’t know WHY they should get it
closed, so first we will talk about the WHY.
you should close that gap between your teeth.?
- Tooth moves.... Yeah, you heard it right, whenever there is a
gap between the teeth, teeth migrate to that space, which will result in
malalignment and shaking of teeth. So, you better get it closed!.............
Still not convinced? Ok,
- what about the second
reason? Which is, whenever there is a gap in the jaw there is a high chance of food lodgment in between the teeth! And
food getting stuck in between the teeth means development of cavity in between
the teeth which leads to severe pain and ultimately a root canal treatment. And
the most serious part of all these is that you will never notice all these
changes happening in your mouth, never ever until the pain starts.
- And the third reason
is the aesthetics, a gapped tooth
will affect your confidents it will hold you back from having a good laugh, you
always want to run from people because you don’t want others stare at those
gapped teeth you have
So now you know the
let’s look at the ways to close that gap between your teeth.
- One of the main and
most common treatment is orthodontic
- It's also possible to fix gaps cosmetically through the
use of dental bonding or dental veneers, such as Lumineers. In bonding
procedures, a dentist applies tooth-colored resin to both teeth, filling in the
- Dental veneers,
meanwhile, are porcelain or ceramic shells which fit over existing teeth but
may require removing some tooth enamel. There is another Ultra-thin version
which doesn’t require enamel removal.
- A single-line retainer is also used for gap closure